Blessed William Howard

The Painsley Catholic Academy was established in 2012. We are the largest Catholic multi-academy company in the Archdiocese of Birmingham.

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The School Day

We expect all students to be on-site and ready to enter the school building for 8.30am each day.  Any student arriving after 8.30am will be classified as late and will receive a same day after school detention for 30 minutes in line with school policy.

Revised School Day timings for September 2020 for Year 7 to Year 11

8.30am line up in outdoor areas

8.40am – 8.50am Tutor time

8.50am -10.00am - Period 1

10.00am – 11.00am – Period 2

11.00am -11.15amBreak – outdoor areas

11.15am – 12.15/12.35pm – Period 3

12.15pm - lunch begins for Y7 and Y8 – as above

12.35pm – lunch begins for Y9,10 and Y11 – as above

1.10pm – all years line up in outdoor areas to be collected.

1.15pm – 2.15pm – Period 4

2.15pm – 3.15pm Period 5

3.15pm - End of day – Year 7, 8 & 9

3.20pm - End of day – Year Y10 & 11

The Form Tutor is a key contact for each pupil. As well as teaching, leading and guiding their group they also co-ordinate liaison and communication between staff, parents and students. Our tutors are also there to enhance the pastoral support for our pupils.