Term Dates

Last updated: 25 May 2021.

Our terms dates are listed below. The dates shown for academic year 2021-2022, including INSET days, are now final.

Autumn Term 2021

INSET Days Thursday 2nd  / Friday 3rd September
Trust INSET Day Monday 6th September
Term Starts for Pupils Tuesday 7th September (Lateral Flow Testing only on this day)
Half Term Monday 25th October – Friday 29th October
INSET Day Friday 26th November
Term Ends Friday 17th December


Spring Term 2022

INSET Day Tuesday 4th January
Term Starts for pupils Wednesday 5th January
Half Term Monday 21st February – Friday 25th February
Term Ends Friday 8th April


Summer Term 2022

Term Starts Monday 25th April
May Bank Holiday Monday 2nd May
Half Term Monday 30th May – Friday 3rd June
Term Ends for pupils Thursday 21st July
INSET Day Friday 22nd July

Please note: The school is closed to pupils on INSET (In-service Training) Days.

The Timetable

The Academy operates a two week timetable. There are five 60 minute periods per day as well as 20 minute slots each day for form-time or assemblies at the end of the school day. There are 50 periods in each fortnightly timetable cycle and ten form/assembly slots. There is a ten minute registration, check-in and preparation slot each morning.

The timings of our school day are as detailed below:

8.30am Latest pupils should arrive on site

8:40-8.50 Morning Registration
8:50-9:50 Period 1
9:50-10:50 Period 2

10.50-11:10 Mid-morning break

11:10-12:10pm Period 3
12:10-1:10 Period 4

1:10-1:50 Lunchtime

1:50-2:50 Period 5 (inc. legal afternoon registration)
2:50-3:10pm Assembly/Tutor Programme

3:10 pm School day ends

3.15-4.15pm Co-curricular opportunities, inc. homework support hub