Year groupMinimum time to be spent on homework each evening
Years 7 & 845 minutes
Year 91 hour to 1 hour 30 minutes
Years 10 & 111 hour 30 minutes to 2 hour 30 minutes

Tips for parents

  • Find out how much homework your child should be doing at each stage of their education and check they are doing this
  • Be interested; ask your child what tasks they have been set
  • Ask your child what they find difficult at school and raise these issues at parent’s evening