AUGUSTINE S GRAMMAR SCHOOL, MANCHESTER
It should be remembered that no prefect is ever
off duty altogether. Though individual prefects are detailed for
particular tasks, it is the duty of the whole body of prefects to
see that they are performed., The Head. Prefects are to ensure
that prefects are on duty at all appropriate times, It is the
responsibility of all prefects, whether detailed for duty or not,
to see that school rules are obeyed and good standards of
behaviour maintained at all times.
- Duty before school Patrol corridors
from 8.30. See that no disorderly conduct occurs.
- Assembly Hall On duty by 8.40. See
that there is no talking or writing or other unsuitable
behaviour in the Hall before the start of Assembly.
- Lates On duty by 8.45. See
that those approaching the Hall entrances do so in
silence. Mark in the late-book all late-corners who have
not produced an appropriate late pass. Ensure that all
such late-corners sign their names in the signature book.
Remain on duty until 9.50.
- Corridor duty before Assembly
Ensure silence and good. order on the approaches to the
- Corridor duty during Assembly See
that late boys do not linger in the classroom block but
proceed straight to Room 1.
- Corridor duty after Assembly See
that order is maintained on the lower corridor and
staircases in the movement from the assembly hall to
- Break duty Assist the duty masters
by patrolling the corridors. Ensure that litter is
deposited in the litter bins. Avert disorderly behaviour.
- Lunchtime duty Assist by patrolling
the corridors and. recreation area. Ensure that litter is
not deposited other than in the litter bins. Prevent
disorderly behaviour. Those detailed for duty at the tuck
shop should remain in Room 6 for the whole of their
period of duty.
- Lunchtime duty outside school
Prevent misbehaviour by those who have permission to
leave the school grounds.
- Queue duty Ensure that the process
of queuing for lunch is carried on in an orderly fashion,
Prevent running in the corridors and the habit of joining
the queue by an unauthorised route.
- Toilets Ensure that the toilets are
left in a tidy condition during the recreation periods.
- Bus stops Leave class at 3.45. See
that the queue is formed and the bus boarded in an
orderly manner. Ensure that no litter is deposited at the
- Cloakroom duty Be in cloakroom from
3.50 to 4.00. Ensure that order is maintained.
- Prefects in reserve These
should be available to stand in for any of the above
duties in the case of absence of those detailed for duty.
- Gowns Must be worn by all
prefects performing duties on the school premises.
- Exchange of duties Exchanges may be
made freely but the performance of the duty is still the
responsibility of the prefect originally detailed.