Daily Routines

This is how at typical school day at Cardinal Heenan Catholic High School is structured:

8.00 - 8.25am Breakfast available in the school canteen
8.35 - 8.45 All students should be on school premises
8.45 – 9.00 Registration in forms
9.00 – 10.00 Period 1
10.00 – 11.00 Period 2
11.00 - 11.15 Break time
11.15 - 12.15pm Period 3
12.15 - 12.45 Period 4
Year 8/9 lunch
Years 7/10/11 begin Period 4
12.45 - 1.15 Period 4/ lunch
Year 7 lunch
Years 8/9 to Period 4
Years 10/11 continue with Period 4
1.15 - 1.45 Period 4/ lunch
Years 10/11 lunch
Year 7 return to Period 4
Years 8/9 continue with Period 4
1.45 - 2.45 Period 5
2.45pm School day ends

Boys in years 7 to 11 are not allowed to leave the school premises during their lunch break. We have a canteen and deli in school, students can also bring in their own packed lunch.

Break times for year groups are staggered over an hour and a half with year 7s eating on their own.

See some of our menus here.


The internet is now part of our everyday lives. Children, young people and adults alike use it to learn, work, play and socialise via their computers, tablets, phones and games consoles.

The internet can be an interesting and fun place to spend time, it can also be a dangerous place if you are not sensible, responsible and don't know how to stay safe online.

Here are some sources of information and advice for students and parents: