Term Dates and Events Overview 2017/2018
Annual Events Calendar 2017/18 is available for download here: Annual Events Calendar 2017/18
A printable list of all the dates for the school year 2017/18 is available for download here: Term Dates 2017/18.
The current school year (2016/17) is still available for download here: Term Dates 2016/17.
Autumn Term 2017
|Tuesday||29||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 9.00am and 10.30am.|
|Wednesday||30||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 9.00am and 12:00pm.|
|Thursday||31||August||Normal school day. 08:40am - 3:10pm. Canteen lunch is available.|
|Tuesday||19||September||Parents' Information Day. Years 8, 11 and 13 pupils attend specific specific sessions during the day (tbc). Years 9, 10, 12 and 14 do not attend school on this day.|
|Wednesday||18||October||Staff development day (Pupils in Years 8-14 do not attend school)|
|Mon-Fri||30||October||Half Term Holiday from Monday 30 October to Friday 3 November inclusive.|
|Thursday||16||November||Subject Information Advice Day. Years 10 and 12 pupils attend specific specific sessions during the day (tbc). All other year groups do not attend school on this day.|
|Thursday||21||December||Last day of Autumn Term|
Easter Term 2018
|Thursday||4||January||First day of Easter Term|
|Monday||15||January||Staff development day (Pupils in Years 8-14 do not attend school)|
|Mon-Fri||12-16||February||Half Term Holiday|
|Friday||16||March||Staff development day (All pupils should not attend school)|
|Thursday||29||March||Last day of Easter Term|
Summer Term 2018
|Monday||16||April||First day of Summer Term|
|Monday||7||May||May Day (Half Term)|
|Thursday||24||May||Staff development day (Pupils in Years 8 - 14 do not attend school)|
|Friday||29||June||Last day of Summer Term|
School finishes at normal time for half-term.
When school finishes at 1.30 pm, we follow a shorter 5-period day and a canteen lunch is available.
Pupils are not required to attend school on staff development days. Some affect the entire school (including the Preparatory Department, whilst others only affect Senior School.