two separate schools, Manor has operated as one school since 1983. In 2013, we chose to convert to Academy status, in conjunction with four other local schools, forming an 'umbrella' group called OPEN.
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Visitors to the
school should report to the office at the main entrance to the newer building.
This well established community school occupies two sites, one on each side of Lydall's Close, Didcot. The older building dates from the late 19th Century but has been extended substantially. This building is used for infant children aged 4-7 years - the Foundation Stage and Key Stage 1 of the National Curriculum.
The newer building on the opposite side of the Close houses twelve classrooms, our computer suite, library, the general office and a large assembly hall equipped for PE. This building is used for junior children aged 7 to 11 years - Key Stage 2 of the National Curriculum.
The school day begins at 08:50. Playtime is from 10:30 until 10.45 (10.45 until 11.00 for the upper juniors) and Lunch from 12:00 to 12:50, 13:00 for the infants. Assemblies take place at 1pm, after lunch. The school day finishes at 15.00 for the infants, 15:05 for the Juniors.