From September 2012 the governing body has decided that the school day at Penglais be organised as follows:
     

 8.45  Assembly and Registration
 9.00  Period 1
 10.00  Period 2
 11.00  Break
 11.20  Period 3
 12.20  Lunch
 1.10  Registration
 1.15  Period 4
 2.15  Period 5
 3.15  End Of School Day