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 2020

Thursday 9 JanuaryStaff Preparation Day
Friday 10 JanuaryBeginning of Term
Saturday 25 JanuaryNo Saturday School
Friday 14 FebruaryHalf Term Begins
Monday 24 FebruarySchool Recommences
Saturday 7 MarchNo Saturday School
Thursday 26 MarchEnd of Term 14:30

Summer term 2020

Wednesday 15 AprilStaff Preparation Day
Thursday 16 AprilBeginning of Term
Thursday 30 AprilOfficial Start of IB Exams
Thursday 7 MaySchool Ends 16:10
Friday 8 MayBank Holiday - No school (IB Exams only)
Saturday 9 MayNo Saturday School
Friday 22 MayIB Exams End
Half Term Begins for Year 7 - Lower Sixth 13:10
Leavers' Ball
Saturday 23 MayLeavers' Day
Monday 1 JuneSchool recommences
Saturday 27 JuneFounder's Day End of Term

Michaelmas term 2020

Monday 31 August Bank Holiday
Tuesday 1 September Staff Preparation Day 1
Wednesday 2 September Staff Preparation Day 2
Thursday 3 September Pupil Induction Day for Year 7, Year 9 and Lower Sixth
Friday 4 September Beginning of Term
Saturday 26 September No Saturday School
Thursday 15 October 16.10 Half Term begins for students
Friday 16 October CPD Day for Staff (ITL Event)
Monday 2 November School recommences
Saturday 28 November No Saturday School
Wednesday 16 December 14.30 End of Term

Lent term 2021

Thursday 7 January Staff Preparation Day
Friday 8 January Beginning of term
Saturday 23 January No Saturday School
Friday 12 February 16.10 Half term commences
Monday 22 February School recommences
Saturday 6 March No Saturday School
Thursday 25 March 14.30 End of term


Parents' Evenings and Information Evenings 

Michaelmas term

Thursday 31 October 19:00IB Choices Evening for Current Year 11 Pupils and Parents
Thursday 14 NovemberY11 Mock Examinations (to 22nd)
Wednesday 20 Nov 19:00Year 10 Information Evening for Current Year 9 Pupils and Parents
Thursday 21 November 18:30U6 Parents’ Evening (with students)
Monday 2 December 18:30Y7 Parents’ Evening

Lent term 2020

Monday 13 January 18:30Y11 Parents’ Evening (with students)
Monday 20 January 18:30Y9 Parents’ Evening (with students)
Thursday 30 January 18:30L6 Parents’ Evening (with students)
Monday 10 FebruaryIB Mock Examinations (to approx. 2 Mar)
Monday 9 March 18:30Y8 Parents’ Evening (with students)
Monday 16 March 18:30Y10 Parents’ Evening (with students)

Summer Term 2020

Thursday 30 AprilIB Exams start
Monday 11 MayL6 Internal Exams (to 19 May)
Monday 11 MayY10 Internal Exams (to 16/17 May)
Friday 22 MayU6 Leavers’ Ball
Saturday 23 MayU6 Leavers’ Day
Saturday 27 JuneFounder’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

2019-2020 term dates

2020-2021 term dates

Key boarding dates 2019-20

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