Life With Us

As well as striving for the highest educational standards, Charnwood College prides itself on its caring ethos and the school’s strong sense of community spirit which helps all our students flourish and thrive.

Mon/Tue/Th/Fri   Wed
  From To   From To
Students arrive 8.30 Students arrive 8.30
Tutor time 8.35 8.55 Period 1 8.35 9.30
Period 1 8.55 9.55 Period 2 9.30 10.25
Period 2 9.55 10.55 Break 10.25 10.40
Break 10.55 11.15 Period 3 10.40 11.35
Period 3 11.15 12.15 Period 4 11.35 12.30
Period 4 12.15 1.15 Lunch 12.30 1.00
Lunch 1.15 2.00 Period 5 1.00 1.55
Period 5 2.00 3.00 Enrichment 2.00 3.00

Year 7 & 8 assembly - Monday

Year 9 & 10 assembly - Tuesday

Year 11 assembly - Thursday
6th Form Students assembly - Friday

 

We are proud of our excellent teaching, outstanding facilities, exceptional care and support and an impressively diverse curriculum

 

The facilities for our students include:

  • Playing fields
  • 2 modern ICT suites
  • 50 classrooms
  • 6 purpose-built science labs
  • 2 drama/dance studios
  • 1 design/graphics studio
  • 1 electronics lab
  • 1 sports centre
  • 1 Reebok gym
  • 1 gymnasium
  • 1 sports hall
  • 1 floodlit, all-weather 3G sports pitch
  • 1 indoor swimming pool
     

Our Learning Resource Centre provides vital learning, a range of resources, advice and guidance to support learning and promote personal reading through recommendations and book reviews.  In addition to the traditional library environment, there are games, quizzes and workshops to cater for all interests and abilities.