Term Dates

TERM DATES 2020/21

Autumn term 2020

  • INSET (staff only) : Thursday 3 September 2020  
  • INSET (staff only) : Friday 4 September 2020  
  • First day for students : Monday 7 September 2020  11am-1pm ONLY
  • Tuesday 8 September Normal school day
  • Half-term: 26 October to 30 October 2020
  • Last day : Friday 18 December 2020 – finish at 1.00pm

Spring term 2021

  • First day for students: Monday 4 January 2021  
  • Half-term: 15 February to 19 February 2021
  • Last day : Wednesday 31 March 2021 – finish at 1.00pm

Summer term 2021

  • INSET (staff only) : Monday 19 April 2021
  • First day for students : Tuesday 20 April 2021
  • Half-term: 31 May to 4 June 2021
  • Last day: Wednesday 21 July 2021 – finish at 1.00pm
  • INSET (staff only) : Thursday 22 July 2021  
  • INSET (staff only) : Friday 23 July 2021  

 

Inset days – ONLY staff attend Bank Holidays
Thursday 3 September 2020 Monday 31 August 2020 (summer bank holiday)
Friday 4 September 2020 Friday 25 December 2020 (Christmas day)
Monday 19 April 2021 Monday 28 December 2020 (Boxing Day substitute day)
Thursday 22 July 2021   Friday 1 January 2021 (new year’s day)
Friday 23 July 2021 Friday 2 April 2021 (Good Friday)
Monday 5 April 2021 (Easter Monday)
Monday 3 May 2021 Early May bank holiday
Monday 31 May 2021 (Spring bank holiday)
Monday 30 August (Summer bank holiday)
Monday 27 December (Christmas Day substitute day)
If a bank holiday is on a weekend, a ‘substitute’ weekday becomes a bank holiday, normally the following Monday.

 

End of term finishing time is 1.00pm.

Tuesday 28 December (Boxing Day substitute day)

 

I think your school and staff are amazing – you have wowed me!

Parent November 2020

 

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