Term Dates & The School Day

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2019-2020

2020-2021

Autumn Term 2019-20

INSET Training Day (no students) – Monday 2 September 2019

INSET Training Day (no students) – Friday 4 October 2019

INSET Training Day (no students) – Friday 29 November 2019

Tuesday 3 September 2019 – Thursday 19 December 2019

Half term: 28 October – 1 November 2019

 

Spring Term 2019-20

Monday 6 January 2020 – Friday 3 April 2020

Half term: 17 –21 February 2020

 

Summer Term 2019-2020

INSET Training Day (no students) – Monday 20 July 2020

INSET Training Day (no students) – Tuesday 21 July 2020

Monday 20 April 2020 – Friday 17 July 2020

Half term: 25 May – 29 May 2020

 

Assemblies

Year 7 & 13 Monday

Year 8 & 12 Tuesday

Year 9 Wednesday

Year 10 Thursday

Year 11 Friday

 

The School Day

Please note the following opening times:

Main Reception Monday to Thursday 08:00 – 16:00, Friday 08:00 – 15:30

Student Reception and First Aid 08:15 – 15:15

An answer machine service is available outside of these hours 01268 471 201.  We will return your call the following school day.

Students have their own entrance to the left of the Main Reception and the Student Reception is located on the right hand side through the doors. School opens to Students at 8.00am – Students may access the Breakfast service from 8.00am in Café ‘B’.

The school works on a five-day timetable. Each day is divided into five lessons of sixty minutes duration. There is a sixth lesson scheduled on a Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday which is used for enrichment and fast track courses for students. Students will be advised of the need to attend this lesson/these lessons at the start of the year.

  Start Time Finish Time
Registration 8.30am 8.55am
Period 1 8.55am 9.55am
Period 2 9.55am 10.55am
Break 10.55am 11.15am
Period 3 11.15am 12.15pm
Period 4 12.15pm 1.15pm
Lunch 1.15pm 1.50pm
Period 5 1.50pm 2.50pm
Period 6

Not all week

2.50pm 3.50pm
Homework Club

(Mon-Thurs)

2.50pm 4.20pm