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

Summer Term 2021

Monday 19 April Staff Preparation Day
Tuesday 20 April Y9 2022 Prospective Pupils’ Day
Wednesday 21 April Beginning of term
Thursday 29 April International Universities Information Evening (TEAMS)
Friday 30 April16:10School ends
Saturday 1 May No Saturday School (Exeat)
Monday 3 May May Bank Holiday
Thursday 6 May L6 Higher Education Evening for students and parents (TEAMS)
Thursday 20 May End of Upper Sixth Summer 2021 programme
Saturday 22 May Leavers' Day
Friday 28 May 16:10 Half term begins for Y7-L6
Monday 31 May Spring Bank Holiday
Monday 7 June School recommences
Saturday 3 July Founder’s Day
Saturday 3 July End of term

Michaelmas Term 2021

Monday 30 August Bank Holiday
Tuesday 31 August Staff Preparation Day 1
Wednesday 1 September Staff Preparation Day 2
Thursday 2 September Pupil Induction Day for Y7, Y9 and L6
Friday 3 September Beginning of term
Saturday 25 September No Saturday School (Exeat)
Friday 15 October 16.10 Half term begins for students
Saturday 16 October Sixth Form Entrance Exam ONLY
Monday 1 November School recommences
Saturday 27 November No Saturday School (Exeat)
Thursday 16 December 14.30 End of term

Lent Term 2022

Wednesday 5 January Y7 entrance exams and interviews
Thursday 6 January Staff Preparation Day
Friday 7 January Beginning of term
Saturday 22 January No Saturday School (Exeat)
Friday 11 February 16.10 Half term commences
Monday 21 February School recommences
Saturday 5 March No Saturday School (Exeat)
Thursday 24 March 14.30 End of term

Summer Term 2022

Tuesday 19 April Staff Preparation Day
Wednesday 20 April Prospective Pupils’ Day
Thursday 21 April Beginning of term
Thursday 28 April Official start of IB exams
Friday 29 April 16.10 School ends
Saturday 30 April No Saturday School (Exeat)
Monday 2 May Bank Holiday – no school (IB exams only)
Friday 20 May IB exams end
Friday 20 May Leavers’ Ball
Saturday 21 May Leavers’ Day
Friday 27 May 16.10 Half term begins for Y7-L6
Thursday 2 June Bank Holiday
Friday 3 June Bank Holiday
Monday 6 June School recommences
Saturday 2 July Founder’s Day
Saturday 2 July End of term


Parents' Evenings and Information Evenings 

Parents’ Evenings will run online. All relevant details will be sent to you nearer the time


Thursday 5 November IB Choices Evening for Year 11 pupils and parents
Tuesday 17 November Y10 Information Evening for Year 9 pupils and parents
Thursday 26 November Year 11 Parents' Evening
Monday 7 December Year 7 Parents Consultation Evening
Monday 18 January Year 9 Parents' Evening
Thursday 4 February Lower Sixth Parents' Evening
Monday 8 March Year 10 Parents' Evening
Monday 15 March Year 8 Parents' Evening

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.

Key boarding dates 2020-21

Term Dates 2021-22 


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