Term Dates & The School Day

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2018 – 2019

Autumn Term 2018-19

INSET Training Day (no students) – Monday 3 September 2018

INSET Training Day (no students) – Friday 5 October 2018

INSET Training Day (no students) – Monday 29 October 2018

Monday 3 September 2018 – Wednesday 19 December 2018

Half term: 23 October – 27 October 2018

 

Spring Term 2018-19

Thursday 3 January 2019 – Friday 5 April 2019

Half term: 18 –22 February 2019

 

Summer Term 2018-19

INSET Training Day (no students) – Monday 22 July 2019

INSET Training Day (no students) – Tuesday 23 July 2019

Tuesday 23 April 2019 – Friday 19 July 2019

Half term : 28 May – 31 June 2019

 

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