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Car Parking

Drop off and pick up arrangements at Fitzwaryn School – Guidance 

Drop off in the morning

  • There is a one-way system in operation, please follow staff instructions.
  • Staff will collect pupils from vehicles, please stay in your vehicles until that point.
  • Staff will collect pupils in sections.
    • The first section will be collected at 8.55am.
    • These vehicles will then leave site.
    • All vehicles move forwards in the car park.
    • The second section will be collected.
  • Staff will indicate when it is safe to leave.
  • Please wait to exit in turn and do not pull out around other vehicles.
  • If you are late and the pupil entrance doors are shut, please bring pupils to the main reception.


Pick up in the afternoon

  • Driveway gates open automatically at 2:55pm for transport vehicles – taxis and minibuses only.
  • Parents may enter site from 3.05pm only.
  • Staff will bring pupils to vehicles, please remain in your vehicles.
  • No waiting in the driveway, this must always be kept clear for emergency vehicle access.
  • Speed limit is 5mph.
  • Please be considerate of those vehicles that need access to a tail lift.
  • No parking between the gates and the first crossing as this will prevent the gates closing.
  • The gates close automatically at 3:10pm. No waiting in the driveway.
  • Follow the route around the car park, please park considerately to ensure all car parking space is utilised.
  • When the gates close at 3.10pm there will be no vehicle movement in the car park.
  • Once all vehicles have loaded, the gates will open, and everybody will be able to leave.

Arriving on foot

  • Please do not arrive before 8.55am or 3.10pm and maintain social distancing when at the entrance.
  • Drop off points:
    • Pupil Entrance – Maple, Beech, Cedar, Hazel
    • Sensory Theatre Entrance – Ash, Willow, Rowan, Pine
    • Senior School Entrance – Chestnut, Holly
    • Student Centre Entrance – Student Centre


  • Our overall aim is to ensure the safety and well-being of our pupils.
  • For the safety of all, please apply your hand brake and switch off your engine as soon as you are parked appropriately. Your vehicle should not be re-started until the vehicle in front starts to move off.
  • For Transport Providers:
    • Please always wear your badges.
    • If a pupil’s medication is given to you by a member of staff, please ensure it is handed on to a responsible adult.

Thank you for your cooperation in this matter. These arrangements will be regularly reviewed.