Term Dates


Trinity Term 2017

  • Starts: Monday 24 April
  • Half term: Monday 29 May - Friday 2 June
  • Finishes: Friday 7 July (half day)

Year 11, LVI & UVI Public Examination Study Leave, Summer 2017

  • Year 11 Study Leave will begin at 16.00 on Friday 12 May, after which pupils in this year group will only be expected to attend school for their GCSE exams
  • UVI Study Leave will begin at 16.00 on Friday 19 May, after which pupils in this year group will only be expected to attend school for their A Level exams
  • Due to the abolition of the vast majority of AS exams, there will be no Study Leave for LVI pupils and timetabled lessons will continue as usual; however, those sitting a paper in one of the few subjects that retains AS exams are entitled to work from home, should they wish, for the half session (i.e. a morning or afternoon) immediately prior to any exam they are sitting
  • LVI pupils will sit examinations in their A Level subjects during the School's internal exam week (Monday 5 June - Friday 9 June) and Study Leave will apply during this week (i.e.: LVI pupils will only be expected to attend school when they have an exam)
  • The final day of the national public exam season for summer 2017 is Friday 30 June; exams for all public exam candidates could take place up to and including the afternoon of this day
  • All Year 11 and UVI pupils, as with those in other year groups, should be available to represent the School for the summer term's sports fixtures if selected; and to attend Speech Day on the evening of Thursday 6 July
  • Current Year 11 pupils will also be expected to attend Sixth Form Induction on Friday 30 June, Monday 3 July and Tuesday 4 July



Advent Term 2017

  • Staff Inset: Monday 4 and Tuesday 5 September
  • Pupil Induction: Wednesday 6 September. NB/ ALL students starting in The Prep (Year 6), Years 7, 10 and LVI (Year 12) also due in School all day. Pupils NEW to Years 8 and 9 should also attend.
  • Starts: Thursday 7 September
  • Foundation Day: Friday 13 October (half day)
  • Half term: Monday 16 - Friday 20 October
  • Finishes: Friday 15 December (half day)

Lent Term 2018

  • Staff Inset: Monday 8 January
  • Entrance Exam: Tuesday 9 January
  • Starts: Wednesday 10 January
  • Half term: 12 - 16 February
  • Finishes: Friday 23 March (full day)

Trinity Term 2018

  • Starts: Monday 16 April
  • Half term: Monday 28 May - Friday 1 June
  • Finishes: Friday 6 July (half day)