Calendar and Key Dates

Our school calendar is available online to view here, and events can be added to your own personal calendars. 

The school year has a certain rhythm, and to help parents appreciate the timings and key points in the calendar, we have an annual overview of the academic year, by year group. 

Key dates for the year are also listed below: 

Term Dates

Lent term 2019

Tuesday 8 January Staff Preparation Day
Wednesday 9 January Beginning of Term
Saturday 26 January No Saturday School
Friday 15 February Half Term begins 16:15
Monday 25 February School Recommences
Saturday 9 March No Saturday School
Friday 29 March End of Term 14:30
Friday 19 April Good Friday
Monday 22 April Easter Monday


Summer term 2019

Wednesday 24 April Staff Preparation Day
Thursday 25 April Beginning of Term
Friday 3 May School ends 13:10
Saturday 4 May No Saturday School for students
Prospective Pupils’ Day (working day for staff)
Friday 24 May Half term begins for Year 7-Lower Sixth
Leavers' Ball
Saturday 25 May Leavers’ Day (No school for Y7-L6)
Monday 27 May Bank Holiday
Monday 3 June School Recommences
Saturday 29 June Founder's Day
End of term

Michaelmas term 2019

Tuesday 27 August  Staff Preparation Day 1
Wednesday 28 August Staff Preparation Day 2
Thursday 29 August  Pupil Induction Day
Friday 30 August Beginning of Term
Saturday 21 September No Saturday School
Friday 11 October Half Term begins after school for pupils
(full working day for staff)
Monday 28 October School Recommences
Saturday 23 November No Saturday School
Wednesday 11 December 14.30 End of Term


Parents' Evenings and Information Evenings in 2019

Lent term 2019


Mon 14 January 18:30 Y11 Parents’ Evening (with students) 
Mon 21 January 18:30 Y9 Parents’ Evening (with students)
Thu 31 January 18:30 L6 Parents’ Evening (with students)
Mon 11 February   IB Mock Examinations (to approx. 2 March)
Mon 4 March 18:30 Y10 Parents’ Evening (with students)
Mon 11 March 18:30 Y8 Parents’ Evening (with students) 

Summer Term 2019 



Mon 6 May  IB Exams start
Fri 10 May  L6 Internal Exams (to 18 May) 
Mon 13 May Y10 Internal Exams (to 18 May)
Fri 24 May U6 Leavers’ Ball 
Sat 25 May U6 Leavers’ Day
Sat 29 June  Founder’s Day

Please note these dates are subject to change at any time. For the most up-to-date timings, please refer to the online school calendar


2019 term dates 

2019 boarding dates

2019/20 term dates

2019/20 boarding dates

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