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Supervision of pupils during breaks and lunchtimes (primary)

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Last updated on 30 May 2017
School types: All · School phases: Primary
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Are there lunchtime supervision requirements in primary schools? This article cites advice from the DfE and looks at school policies, including examples of how schools manage pupils using the toilets during breaks. It also links to The Key’s article on EYFS supervision requirements.

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  1. 1 DfE: no 'out-of-view' areas
  2. 2 Example of a supervision policy
  3. 3 Using toilets during breaks

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