A day in the life of BIST boarders

An overview of the week for each of our individual Boarders.

Boarding Week Day Routines

Primary

  • 06:00 – Optional morning mile
  • 06:20 – Wake up
  • 07:00 – Sign out – Breakfast
  • 07:45 – Lessons begin
  • 14:30 – Compulsary ECAs
  • 15:30 End of school, sign in (14:50 on Monday & Friday)
  • 16:00 to 17:00 – Prep
  • 17:00 to 17:30 – Enrichment
  • 17:30 to 18:00 – Dinner
  • 18:00 to 18:30 – Return to Boarding, Free time
  • 18:45 – Roll call & notices
  • 19:00 to 19:45Primary activities (supervised) Enrichment/ELO’s
  • 19:45 to 20:30 – Downtime, showers and ready for bed
  • 20:00Electronics hand in 30 minutes before bed
  • 20:30 – Bedtime

Secondary Years 7-9

  • 06:00 – Optional morning mile
  • 06:20 – Wake up
  • 07:00 – Sign out – Breakfast
  • 07:45 – Lessons begin
  • 14:30 – Compulsary ECAs
  • 15:30 – End of school, sign in
  • 16:00 to 17:45 – Prep
  • 17:45 to 18:15 – Dinner
  • 18:15 to 18:30 – Return to Boarding, free time
  • 18:45 – Roll call & notices
  • 19:00 to 20:00Sports hall, PAC open
  • 20:00 to 21:00/15 – Downtime, showers and ready for bed
  • Electronics hand in 30 minutes before bed
  • 21:00 – Y7 Bedtime
  • 21:15 – Y8&9 Bedtime

Secondary Years 10-13

  • 06:00 – Optional morning mile
  • 06:20 – Wake up
  • 07:00 – Sign out – Breakfast
  • 07:45 – Lessons begin
  • 14:30 – Compulsary ECAs
  • 15:30 – End of school, sign in
  • 16:00 to 18:00 – Prep
  • 18:00 to 18:30 – Dinner
  • 18:45 – Roll call & notices
  • 19:00 to 20:00Sports hall, PAC open
  • 20:00 to 21:30 – Downtime, showers and ready for bed
  • Electronics hand in 30 minutes before bed
  • 21:30 – Y10 Bedtime
  • 22:00Year 11 & Sixth Form in rooms, lights out by 22:30