Date

Event

Further details

5th September

First day in school for students

12.20 start for all except external students entering y12 (11.20 for externals)

12th September

Year 12 parent information evening

7pm start, a chance to hear important information about 6th form life

8th October

Early entry UCAS deadline

For students applying to Oxford / Cambridge / dentistry / medicine

19th October

Wear it pink day

Wear pink clothes to raise money for Breast Cancer Now £1 minimum donation

24th October

Half term 1 reports issued

Current grade predictions and attitude to learning scores from all subjects

7th November

Sixth Form Open Evening

Chance for current students to be ambassdors for subjects and the sixth form

16th November

Fancy dress for Children in Need

Sixth form wide fancy dress fundraiser bring money to donate - minimum £1

23rd November

Sixth Form Celebration of Achievement

2018 leavers return to celebrate their successes

3rd December

UCAS deadline

Deadline for applications to be 'paid and sent' for all other subjects

13th December

Year 13 parents evening

A chance to speak to all subject staff about current progress

19th December

Half term 2 reports issued

Current grade predictions and attitude to learning scores from all subjects

21st December

Final day in school before Christmas break

 

8th January (Tuesday)

All students return to school

 

14th - 18th January

Sixth form mock exams

No lessons this week (except collaboration subjects and design)

15th / 17th January (TBC)

Sixth form taster day

One of these dates is for y11 students to spend a day as a sixth form student

6th February

Half term 3 reports issued

Current grade predictions and attitude to learning scores from all subjects, this will include mock exam results

7th February

Year 12 parents evening

A chance to speak to all subject staff about current progress

18th - 21st February

School show performances

 

23rd February

Ski trip departs

 

8th March

International Women's Day

 

10th April

Half term 4 reports issued

Current grade predictions and attitude to learning scores from all subjects

13th - 24th May

AS examinations and y12 study leave

 

17th May

Leavers Ball (provisional) and y13 study leave commences

 

20th May - 28th June

A-level examinations

 

3rd June

Year 12 return to normal lessons - A-level teaching starts

Do not book holidays between 3rd June and 19th July - y12 expected in school throughout this time

1st - 5th July

UCAS and employability week

A week of activity supporting UCAS applications, apprenticeship routes and employability.  Three days for work experience available Wednesday to Friday of this week