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Term Dates

Dates of the School Year - 2017-2018 - (updated May 2018)

SUMMER 2018 

Monday 16 April - Friday 6 July  (lessons begin on Tuesday 17 April)

Half Term: 4.00pm Friday 25 May - 9.00pm Sunday 3 June

Leave Weekend: 4.00pm Friday 4 May - 9.00pm Monday 7 May (voluntary)

Leave Weekend: 4.00pm Friday 22 June - 9.00pm Sunday 24 June (voluntary)

Prizegiving and Leavers’ Ball - Saturday 30 June 2018

Notes:  Boarding Houses open 9.00am on Monday 16 April  for those returning from overseas.

Sunday 2 September - Wednesday 12 December

Half Term: 4.00pm Friday 19 October - 9.00pm Sunday 4 November
Leave Weekend: 4.00pm Friday 28 September - 9.00pm Sunday 30 September (voluntary)

Leave Weekend: 1.00pm Friday 23 November - 9.00pm Sunday 25 November (compulsory)

Notes: Boarding Houses open 3.00pm Saturday 1 September for overseas pupils who are not new to the school.  Pupils may leave from 3.30pm on Wednesday 12 December but may stay until 10.00am on Thursday 13 December if travel plans dictate

LENT 2019
Monday 7 January - Friday 29 March (lessons begin on Tuesday 8 January)

Half Term: 4.00pm Friday 15 February - Sunday 24 February

Leave Weekend: 4.00pm Friday 25 January - 9.00pm Sunday 27 January (voluntary)

Leave Weekend: 4.00pm Friday 15 March - 9.00pm Sunday 17 March (voluntary)

Notes: Boarding Houses open 9.00am Monday 7 January for those returning from overseas.
Pupils may leave from 1.00pm on Friday 29 March


Tuesday 23 April - Friday 5 July (lessons begin on Wednesday 24 April)
Half Term: 4.00pm Friday 24 May - 9.00pm Sunday 2 June
Leave Weekend: 4.00pm Friday 3 May - 9.00pm Monday 6 May (including Bank Holiday Monday)
Leave Weekend: 4.00pm Friday 21 June - 9.00pm Sunday 23 June (voluntary)

Prizegiving and Leavers’ Ball - Saturday 29 June 2019

* please consult the school before booking flights as dates may vary according to year groups during the last week of the Summer Term.

At the beginning of term, boarders are due back here at 7.30pm on the day stated.  Day pupils should be here by 8.25am the following day. The time at which the boarding houses open is stated and boarders should not return before then.

Next Steps…

To arrange a visit, or for any other enquiries regarding admissions at the Senior School, please contact our Registrar, Mrs Carole Heritage on 01225 721 133

To arrange a visit, or any other enquiries at the Pre-Prep and Prep please contact Nicky Davis on 01225 831 238.

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