Term Dates

SUMMER TERM 2019

Term begins: Wednesday 24 April at 18.00. (Day pupils on Thursday 25 April at 8.45.)

Half term: Pupils may leave at any time after 16.15 on Friday 24 May. All pupils must leave by 12 noon on Saturday 25 May. Pupils should return by 18.00 on Sunday 2 June. (Day pupils on Monday 3 June at 8.45)

End of term: Pupils may leave from 20.00 on Saturday 13 July. All pupils must leave by 18.00 on Sunday 14 July.



SPRING TERM 2020

Term begins:

Staff INSET Day: Monday 6 January

Boarders: Monday 6 January at 18.00

Day pupils: Tuesday 7 January at 8.45

Half term: Pupils may leave at any time after 16.15 on Friday 14 February. All pupils must leave by 12 noon on Saturday 15 February. Pupils should return by 18.00 on Sunday 23 February.

Exeat weekend 13-15 March: School ends at 16.30 on Friday 13 March and all pupils must leave by 18.00. All boarders to return between 18.00 and 20.00 on Sunday 15 March.

End of term: Pupils may leave at any time after 13.15 on Friday 27 March. All pupils must leave by 12 noon on Saturday 28 March.


AUTUMN TERM 2019

Term begins:

Staff INSET Day: Friday 6 September

Boarders: Sunday 8 September at 18.00

Day pupils: Monday 9 September at 8.45

Half term: Pupils may leave at any time after 16.15 on Friday 18 October. All pupils must leave by 12 noon on Saturday 19 October. Pupils should return by 18.00 on Sunday 3 November.

Exeat weekend 22-24 November: School ends at 16.30 on 22 November and alll pupils must leave by 18.00. All boarders to return between 18.00 and 20.00 on Sunday 24 November.

End of term: Pupils may leave at any time after 13.15 on Thursday 12 December. All pupils must leave by 12 noon on Friday 13 December.


SUMMER TERM 2020

Term begins: Monday 20 April at 15.00. (Day pupils on Tuesday 21 April at 8.45.)

Half term: Pupils may leave at any time after 16.15 on Friday 22 May. All pupils must leave by 12 noon on Saturday 23 May. Pupils should return by 18.00 on Sunday 31 May. (Day pupils on Monday 1 June at 8.45).

End of term: Pupils may leave from 13.15 on Wednesday 15 July. All pupils must leave by noon on Thursday 16 July.



Please note:

Start of terms:
Boarding Pupils should return for term by 18.00 on the day stated (but not before 12 noon).
The school's responsibility for your child will begin from that time.
Day pupils will need to return to school for registration at 8.45 the next day.
Late arrival without notice causes anxiety.

End of terms:
No pupils may leave before 13.15 on the last day of term.
Orchestral courses or tours may be added to the beginning or end of a term. Please check with the School Office for the latest plans before booking flights.

Half terms:
Please note that there is a new finishing time of 16:15 from October 2017.

All of this information plus much more can be found in our termly Almanack. Click below to download a copy.