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2018-19 Calendar

Please find below our school calendar for the next academic year (2018-19). 

Please click on the month you require.

September
October
November
December
January
February
March
April
May
June
July

Monday 3rd September – Training Day

Tuesday 4th September – Term begins | Year 7 at 8.45am and then Years 8-11 at 9.50am

Wednesday 12th – Friday 14th September – Year 7 residential to Lakeside

Tuesday 18th September – Year 10 Field trip to Malham

Thursday 20th September – GCSE Information Evening (KS4 students and their parents/carers)

Thursday 20th September – School photos, Years 7-10

Friday 28th September – Year 6 Pick n Mix afternoon

Friday 28th September – Dog Racing – Morocco Fundraiser

Tuesday 2nd October – Quickstix Primary Hockey (primary taster event)

Thursday 4th October – National Poetry Day

Wednesday 10th October – Open Evening, Academy closes at 12.15pm

Thursday 11th October – Late opening, Academy opens at 9.50am

Tuesday 23rd October – Autumn Concert

Wednesday 24th October – Year 11 Parents Evening 4pm – 7pm

Friday 26th October – Academy closes for half term

w/c 29th October – Half term break

Monday 5th November – Academy reopens after half term

Thursday 8th November – ISSP Breakthrough Event 2-5pm

Friday 9th November – Year 4 Lovin’ Languages (primary taster event)

Monday 12th – Friday 23rd November – Year 11 Mock exams

Wednesday 14th November – Devised Drama exam

Wednesday 14th November – Year 7 Parents Evening

Friday 16th November – Quadkids Athletics Sports Hall 12-6pm (primary taster event)

Friday 23rd November – Staff and Cluster Bingo evening

Wednesday 28th November – Awards Evening

Friday 30th November – Academy closed

Tuesday 4th December – Enrichment Day 1

Tuesday 4th December – Hope Learning Trust Carol Service, York Minster, 7pm

Wednesday 5th December – Year 10 Devised Drama Showcase

Thursday 6th December – Christmas Fair (date TBC)

Friday 7th December – Food Technology Practical mock exam

Tuesday 18th December – Carol concert, Clifton Church

Wednesday 19th December – Christmas Rewards Trip

Friday 21 December – Academy closes for Christmas break

2019

Monday 7th January – Teacher Training Day

Tuesday 8th January – Academy reopens after Christmas break

Tuesday 15th & Wednesday 16th January – KS3 Scripted performance

Friday 18th January – Year 11 Photos

Monday 21st January – Year 11 Music GCSE Controlled assessment

Tuesday 22nd January – Year 11 Music GCSE Controlled assessment

Friday 1 February – Year 5 Science Showcase (primary taster event)

Friday 1 February – DofE Awards Presentation, 7pm

Monday 4th February – Teacher Training Day

Thursday 7th February – Intermediate Maths Challenge

Friday 8th February – Staff and Cluster Quiz

Friday 15th February – 3-hour Food Technology GCSE practical exam

Wednesday 20th February – Year 10 Parents’ Evening

Friday 22nd February – 3-hour Food Technology GCSE practical exam

Friday 22nd February – Academy closes for half term

Monday 4th March – Academy reopens after half term

Monday 4th – Friday 8th March – British Science Week

Wednesday 6th March – Year 8 Options Evening

Wednesday 6th March – High 5 Primary Netball for KS2 (primary taster event)

Thursday 7th March – World Book Day

Friday 8th March – Teacher Training Day

Wednesday 13th March – Year 8 Parents Evening

Thursday 14th March – Enrichment Day 2

Thursday 14th March – DofE orienteering, Year 10

Saturday 16th – Sunday 17th March – Morocco Training Weekend, Peak District

Tuesday 19th March – Music GCSE Controlled Assessment

Wednesday 20th March – Music GCSE Controlled Assessment

Thursday 21st March – HPV vaccinations Year 8 girls 9am – 12.15pm

Thursday 21st March – Bronze DofE Walk 1 Group 1

Friday 22nd March – Year 5 Technology Workshop (primary taster event)

Saturday 23rd March – Morocco Bag packing – Tesco (10-2pm)

Monday 25th March – Bronze DofE Walk 1 Group 2

Tuesday 26th March – Year 11 Scripted Showcase & Mock

Wednesday 27th March – Year 11 Parents Evening

Wednesday 27th March – Bronze DofE Walk 1 Group 3

Friday 29th March – Community’s Got Talent

Monday 1st – Friday 12th April – Year 9 & 10 Exams

Monday 1st April – Silver DofE Walk 1

Wednesday 3rd April – Bronze DofE Walk 2 Group 1

Friday 5th – Sunday 7th April – Gold DofE Training

Tuesday 9th April – Spring Concert

Wednesday 10th April – Silver DofE Walk 2

Thursday 11th April – Bronze DofE Walk 2 Group 2

Thursday 11th April – Easter Rewards Trip

Friday 12th April – Academy closes for Easter break

Monday 22nd – Thursday 25th April – Gold DofE Practice

Monday 29th April – Academy reopens after Easter break

Tuesday 30th April – KS3 Maths Challenge

Wednesday 1st May – Bronze DofE Walk 2 Group 3

Thursday 2nd & Friday 3rd May – Art GCSE

Saturday 4th – Monday 6th May – Silver DofE Practice

Monday 6th – Friday 17th May – Year 10 Work Experience

Wednesday 8th May – Year 7 Parents Evening

Friday 10th May – Year 4 Get Creative Workshop (primary taster event)

Wednesday 15th May – Year 9 Showcase Evening

Thursday 23rd May – Quadkids Athletics

Friday 24th May – Academy closes for half term

Friday 24th – Sunday 26th May – Boggle Hole Revision Weekend

Saturday 25th – Sunday 26th May – Bronze DofE Practice

Monday 3rd June – Academy reopens after half term

Wednesday 5th June – Year 10 Scripted Showcase

Wednesday 12th June – Year 9 Parents’ Evening

Saturday 15th – Sunday 16th June – Bronze DofE Assessment

Monday 17th – Friday 21st June – KS3 Exam Week

Wednesday 26th June – Enrichment Day 3

Thursday 27th June – Year 9 Food & Nutrition Trip to York College

Thursday 27th June – Year 8 History of York Day

Friday 28th June – Hooked on Humanities (primary taster event)

Saturday 29th June – Monday 1st July – Silver DofE Assessment

Tuesday 2nd July – School leavers Booster Vaccinations (Year 9)

Tuesday 2nd July – Transition Evening (new Year 7 students and their parents/carers)

Wednesday 3rd July – Transition Day (new Year 7 students)

Wednesday 3rd, Thursday 4th & Friday 5th July – Whole School Musical

Monday 8th – Wednesday 10th July – Primary Transition Days

Thursday 11th July – Food & Nutrition Trip to Yorkshire Show

Friday 12th July – Staff & Cluster Race Night

Friday 12th – Tuesday 16th July – Year 8 Paris Trip

Thursday 18th July – Summer Rewards Trip

Friday 19th July – Academy closes for summer break

School Term dates 2017-2020

Please find below our school term dates from Autumn Term 2017 to Summer Term 2020. Please click on the year you require to access the dates.

2017/2018 Term Dates

Autumn term 2017FromTo
1st half of termMonday 4 SeptemberFriday 27 October
Half-term holidayMonday 30 OctoberFriday 3 November
2nd half of termMonday 6 NovemberFriday 22 December
Spring term 2018FromTo
1st half of termMonday 8 JanuaryFriday 9 February
Half-term holidayMonday 12 FebruaryFriday 16 February
2nd half of termMonday 19 FebruaryFriday 23 March
Summer term 2018FromTo
1st half of termMonday 9 AprilFriday 25 May
Half-term holidayMonday 28 MayFriday 1 June
2nd half of termMonday 4 JuneMonday 23 July

2018/2019 Term Dates

Autumn term 2018FromTo
1st half of termMonday 3 SeptemberFriday 26 October
Half-term holidayMonday 29 OctoberFriday 2 November
2nd half of termMonday 5 NovemberFriday 21 December
Spring term 2019FromTo
1st half of termMonday 7 JanuaryFriday 22 February
Half-term holidayMonday 25 FebruaryFriday 1 March
2nd half of termMonday 4 MarchFriday 12 April
Summer term 2019FromTo
1st half of termMonday 29 AprilFriday 24 May
Half-term holidayMonday 27 MayFriday 31 May
2nd half of termMonday 3 JuneMonday 22 July

2019/2020 Term Dates

Autumn term 2019FromTo
1st half of termMonday 2 SeptemberFriday 25 October
Half-term holidayMonday 28 OctoberFriday 1 November
2nd half of termMonday 4 NovemberFriday 20 December
Spring term 2020FromTo
1st half of termMonday 6 JanuaryFriday 14 February
Half-term holidayMonday 17 FebruaryFriday 21 February
2nd half of termMonday 24 FebruaryFriday 3 April
Summer term 2020FromTo
1st half of termMonday 20 AprilFriday 22 May
Half-term holidayMonday 25 MayFriday 29 May
2nd half of termMonday 1 JuneMonday 20 July

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