The school is open every day from 8h00 a.m. to 7h30 p.m.

Opening hours of Kindergarten

  • SCHOOL ACTIVITIES: 9h00 – 11h30 / 15h00 – 18h00
  • LUNCH PERIOD: 11h30 – 12h30
  • AFTERNOON SNACK: 16h00 – 16h30
  • PERIOD OF REST: 12h30 – 15h00
  • SCHEDULE EXTENSION (at extra cost)*: 18h00 – 19h30

Opening hours of Day Care (3 years old room)

  • SCHOOL ACTIVITIES: 9h00 – 12h00 / 14h30 – 16h30
  • LUNCH PERIOD: 12h00 – 13h00
  • AFTERNOON SNACK: 16h00 – 16h30
  • PERIOD OF REST: 13h00 – 14h30
  • PERIOD OF FREE ACTIVITIES / RECREATION: 16h30 – 18h00
  • SCHEDULE EXTENSION (at extra cost)*: 18h00 – 19h30

Opening hours of Day Care (4/5 years old room)

  • SCHOOL ACTIVITIES: 9h00 – 12h30 / 14h30 – 16h00
  • LUNCH PERIOD: 12h30 – 13h30
  • AFTERNOON SNACK: 16h00 – 16h30
  • PERIOD OF FREE ACTIVITIES / RECREATION: 13h30 – 14h30 / 16h – 18h00
  • SCHEDULE EXTENSION (at extra cost)*: 18h00 – 19h30

ATL Hours

  • SCHOOL ACTIVITIES: 9.00h – 12.00h / 14.00h – 18.00h
  • LUNCH PERIOD: 12.00h – 14.00h (almoço / actividades livres/ recreio)
  • AFTERNOON SNACK: 16.00h – 16.30h
  • SCHEDULE EXTENSION: 18.00h – 19.30h

Activity schedules are adapted according to the hours that children choose to attend ATL.

1º Period – Dates Information
5 de September (Thursday) First Day of School
1 of October Extra Curricular Activities Begin
20 of December (*) Last Day of the First Period
23 of December – 3 of January Christmas Break
2º Period – Dates Information
6th of January School Restarts
24th and 25th February Carnival Break
26th February School Restarts
3th of April School Restarts
6th-13th April Easter Break (**)

Note: In the week of April 6-9, there will be individual parent care. This week, there is the possibility of children attending by enrolling in holiday activities, except on April 13, when the College will be closed.

3º Period – Dates Information
14th of April School Restarts
12th of June School closed – national holiday
30th June Extra-Curricular Activities End
Music Class and P.E. end this week as well
24th July (*) Last day of School

School Break Activities(*)

Weeks/days Information
6th-9th April Open activities program open to students at Creche ***, J.I. and students from other schools up to 6 years
17th – 28th August Open activities program open to students at Creche ***, J.I. and students from other schools up to 6 years

* These days the school will close at 12.30 pm and there will be no lunch

** The frequency of holiday activities during these periods is not included in the tuition fee and implies an extra charge.

** These activities are only for children who have already started walking, so there is no possibility of nursery children attending these periods.

School Year 2018/2019

1º Period – Dates* Information
3rd of September (Thursday) First Day of School

Note: On 31 August and 1 and 2 September, the College is closed.

A morning and afternoon snack are included in the monthly fee.

There is a seperate fee for lunch.

  • We work with Gertal, a company that specializes in food preparation for schools and other companies.
  • Lunch meals are crerated by a nutritionist.
  • All meals are prepared on school premises.
  • We ask that you notify one of your child s teachers by 10:00am if they will not be having lunch at school that day or if any alterations need to be made.
  • Any special foods that the child is used to must be brought from home (i.e. specific yogurt, milk, baby cereal).
  • A monthly menu will be sent home via e-mail and will be posted by the Front Office.