School Times and Term Dates

School Times and Term Dates2018-11-16T14:05:44+00:00

Term Dates

Holiday Academy Closes Academy Opens
Summer Monday 3 September 2018
(Opens to Students Wednesday 5 September 2018)
Autumn mid-term Friday 26 October 2018 Monday 5 November 2018
Teacher Training Day Academy Closed Friday 23 November 2018
Christmas Friday 21 December 2018 Monday 7 January 2019
Spring mid-term Friday 15 February 2019 Monday 25 February 2019
Teacher Training Day  Academy Closed Friday 22 March 2019
Easter Friday 29 March 2019 Monday 15 April 2019
April Bank Holidays Thursday 18 April 2019 Tuesday 23 April 2019
May Bank Holiday Friday 3 May 2019 Tuesday 7 May 2019
Summer mid-term Friday 24 May 2019 Monday 3 June 2019
Teacher Training Day  Academy Closed Wednesday 26 June 2019
Summer Wednesday 24 July 2019

Times of the School Day

Years 8 & 9

8:25 8:45 9:45 10:45 11:05 12:05 12:45 13:45 14:45
 Registration  Period 1  Period 2  Break  Period 3 Lunch  Period 4  Period 5  Academy Closes

Years 7, 10 & 11

8:25 8:45 9:45 10:45 11:05 12:05 13:05 13:45 14:45
 Registration  Period 1  Period 2  Break  Period 3  Period 4  Lunch  Period 5  Academy Closes

Key Dates

Tuesday 23 October 2018 Y7 Informal Parents Evening
Tuesday 11 December 2018 Y11 Parents Evening (1)
Thursday 13 December 2018 Y11 Inclusion Engage Evening
Thursday 31 January 2019 Y7 Inclusion Engage Evening
Tuesday 12 February 2019 Y8 Options Evening
Thursday 28 February 2019 Y10 Inclusion Engage Evening
Tuesday 5 March 2019 Y10 Parents Evening
Tuesday 19 March 2019 Y11 Parents Evening (2)
Tuesday 16 April 2019 Y9 Parents Evening
Thursday 18 April 2019 Y8 Inclusion Engage Evening
Tuesday 26 May 2019 Y7 Parents Evening
Thursday 20 June 2019 Y9 Inclusion Engage Evening
Tuesday 2 July 2019 Y8 Parents Evening
Thursday 4 July 2019 Y6 New Intake Day
On Thursday all students remain in school to participate in the Extra-Curricular programme until 3.45 pm
If you are thinking of taking your child on holiday during term time, please read our policy

Teacher Training Days

The Ruth Gorse Training Days are as follows (these may be different for other schools):

  • Monday 3 September 2018
  • Tuesday 4 September 2018
  • Friday 23 November 2018
  • Friday 22 March 2019
  • Wednesday 26 June 2019
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