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College time & term dates

Times of the school day

Students should arrive in College about 8:45am every day. Students arriving in their tutor room later than 8:55am will be marked as late.

8:55am                   Tutor, morning registration and assembly

9:20am                   Lesson 1

10:20am                Morning break

10:45am                Lesson 2

11:45am                Lesson 3

12:40pm               Lunch break

1:30pm                 Lesson 4

2:30pm                 Lesson 5

3:30pm                 End of school, time for clubs, rehearsals and other activities

 

2016/17 Term dates

Autumn half term 1

Monday 5 September 2016                              Staff training – no students

Tuesday 6 September 2016                              Year 7 and Year 11 students only

Wednesday 7 September 2016                        All students back

Thursday 20 October 2016                               Students break for half term

Friday 21 October 2016                                    Staff training – no students

 

Autumn half term 2

Monday 31 October 2016                                Return after half term holiday

Tuesday 20 December 2016                            Students break for Christmas holidays

 

Spring half term 1

Wednesday 4 January 2017                             Return after Christmas holiday

Friday 10 February 2017                                   Break for half term holiday

 

Spring half term 2

Tuesday 21 February 2017                                Year 9 students only (Options day)

Wednesday 22 February 2017                           Return after half term holiday (all other years)

Thursday 6 April 2017                                         Students break for Easter holidays

Friday 7 April 2017                                               Staff training – no students

 

Summer half term 1

Monday 24 April 2017                                        Return after Easter holiday

Monday 1 May 2017                                            May Day bank Holiday – College closed

Friday 26 May 2017                                              Break for half term

 

Summer half term 2

Monday 5 June 2017                                           Return after half term

Monday 3 July 2017                                             Staff training – no students

Friday 21 July 2017                                              Students break for Summer holidays