The academy day at Holgate runs from 8.35am to 3.15pm, totalling 32.5 hours per week.

This includes classroom periods, personal development lessons, assemblies, appropriate breaks.

Students are required to be in the academy by 8.30am, ready to begin the day promptly at 8.35am. Gates will be locked at 8.30am.

The structure of the day is as follows:

Period 19.05-9.55am
Period 210am-10.50am
Break time10.50-11.10am
Period 311.10am-12pm
Period 412.05-12.55pm
Lunch break12.55-1.30pm
Period 51.30-2.20pm
Period 62.25-3.15pm
Period 7 (Extra Curricular)3.15-4.10pm