Term Dates and Events Overview 2016/2017
A printable list of all the dates for the school year 2016/17 is available for download as a PDF.
Autumn Term 2016
|Tuesday||30||August||First day of school for pupils in Year 8 and Year 14 and for new pupils only, in years 9 to 13. Year 8 and Year 14 pupils attend between 9:00am and 3:00pm and bring packed lunch. New pupils in Years 9 - 13 attend between 10.00am and 11.30am.|
|Wednesday||31||August||Year 8 and Year 14 attend between 9:00am and 3:00pm and bring packed lunch. All pupils in Years 9 - 13 attend between 10.00am and 12:30pm.|
|Thursday||1||September||Normal school day. 08:40am - 3:10pm. Canteen lunch is available.|
|Wednesday||19||October||Staff training day (Pupils in Years 8-14 do not attend school)|
|31||October||Half Term Holiday from Monday 31 October to Friday 4 November inclusive.|
|Tuesday||20||December||End of autumn term|
Easter Term 2017
|Tuesday||3||January||First day of Easter term|
|Monday||9||January||Staff training day (Pupils do not attend school)|
|Mon-Fri||13-17||February||Half Term Holiday|
|Friday||17||March||Half Term Holiday|
|Friday||7||April||Last day of Easter term|
Summer Term 2017
|Monday||24||April||First day of summer term|
|Monday||1||May||May Day Bank Holiday (Half Term)|
|Thursday||25||May||Staff training day (Pupils in Years 8 - 14 do not attend school)|
|Friday||30||June||Last day of summer term|
School finishes at normal time for half-term. On the last day of each full term, school finishes at 12 noon and the canteen does not serve lunch on these days.
Pupils are not required to attend school on Staff Training Days.
When school finishes at 1.30 pm it follows a shorter 5-period day and canteen lunch is provided.