Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyWhat a brilliant night last night at the Spring Concert.Thanks to all the performers and also Mrs B, Ms N and the VOYS for all their support in making this happen. https://t.co/E7y5AWnhk81 hour ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyWednesday brings another bronze Dofe evening walk, what a laugh! The students had a great time & did really well with nav work! Osmotherly has seen us 3 times this week & the students have been ace! Excellent work all - proud of you! 3 weekends & it will be the practice exped πŸ‘ https://t.co/j40VOxvCUU11 hours ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademySophie, Kelly and Lara have been hard at work making the biggest Fibonacci spiral they possibly could! Keep up the brilliant work girls! https://t.co/tuQ6ssfZOx17 hours ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyReminder! Our school spring concert is tomorrow evening (Wednesday) from 7pm in the main hall! £2.50 adults and £1.50 child! Be great to see you there for a fantastic evening! 🎁1 day ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyCracking evening on another Bronze Dofe evening walk! This time in Osmotherly! Lovely students and despite the weather the students were enthusiastic and motivated to complete the 10km route. Always showing their best which is great to see. Very proud of our students!! πŸ‘ https://t.co/TapvLMSVUX1 day ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyA superb evening walk with some of the year 10 students tonight - nav skills coming on well πŸ‘ scorcher of an evening to enjoy outside! Really was impressed with the groups team work together! A great way to end the day - roll on next week for next evening walk! https://t.co/bjkU2tPA226 days ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyLooking forward to seeing everyone at our Year 7 parents evening which will take place later today from 4-7pm.1 week ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyYear 10 boys played their final game of the season against Manor last night at home for the top spot. It ended up 2-0 to Manor but what a great evening of football. Weve finished 2nd by 2pts but very proud of the lads. Big thanks to Mr Metcalfe their manger for all his hard work!1 week ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyDofe Bronze evening Walk - 16th April and the suns shinning. Small group due to boys playing football match at school but what a lovely evening. Mrs Ward and Mr Rampling really were impressed with the students. Lovely evening to be in Bylands Abbey prepping for their expeditions! https://t.co/FzpDnKNbMZ1 week ago
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School Calendar

Current school calendar dates

Please find below our school calendar for the current academic year (2017-18). This provides you with an overview of school closures, events, parent’s evenings, photos, etc. Should you have and queries, please contact our main reception who will be happy to assist you.

Please click on the month you require.

September
October
November
December
January
February
March
April
May
June
July

Monday 4 September – Training Day

Tuesday 5 September – Term begins | Year 7 at 8.50am and then Years 8-11 at 11.00am

Wednesday 13 September – Year 7 Residential trip to Lakeside, Cumbria

Friday 15 September – Year 7s return from Lakeside

Thursday 21 September – School photos

Tuesday 26 September – European Day of Languages

Tuesday 26 September – Meet the Senior Leaders 4.00-6.00pm, School Library

Friday 29 September – 9.30am, Year 8 Girls’ HPV Vaccinations (1)

Thursday 5 October – Open Evening. (Please note: the Academy closes at 12.15pm on this day.)

Tuesday 10 October – Young Minds Mental Health Awareness Day

Thursday 12 October – Key Stage 2 Quick Sticks Hockey

Wednesday 18 October – Autumn Concert

Tuesday 24 October – 4.00-7.00pm, Year 11 Parents’ Evening

Wednesday 25 October – GCSE Media& Photography trip to Bradford Media Museum (TBC)

Thursday 26 October – Year 9 YOLO (PSHE Production)

w/c Monday 30 October – Half Term

Monday 6 November – Academy reopens after Half Term

Monday 13 – Friday 17 November – Anti-Bullying Week

Monday 13 – Friday 24 November – Year 11s Mock Exams

Friday 1 December – Academy closed

Wednesday 6 December – Christmas Fair, 6-8pm

Friday 8 December – Enrichment Day

Wednesday 20 December – Christmas Concert

Friday 22 December – Academy closes for Christmas break until Tuesday 9 January 2018

Monday 8 January – Academy closed for training day

Tuesday 9 January – School reopens after Christmas break

Friday 19 January – Year 11 photos

Tuesday 23 January – Key Stage 3 play

Wednesday 24 January – Key Stage 3 play

Wednesday 24 January – SLT Drop-in

Thursday 1 February – Maths Challenge Key Stage 4

Tuesday 6 February – 9.30am, Year 9 MenACWY, Diphtheria, Tetanus & Polio Vaccination

Tuesday 6 February – 4.00-7.00pm, Year 10 Parents Evening

w/c Monday 12 February – Half Term

Monday 19 February – School reopens after Half Term

Tuesday 21 – Wednesday 22 February – Year 9 GCSE Showcase

Thursday 22 February – Year 8 Art Trip to Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Tuesday 27 February – 5.00-7.00pm, Year 8 Options Eve

Thursday 1 March – World book Day

Tuesday 6 March – Year 8, Parents Evening 4.00-7.00pm

Thursday 8 March – Enrichment Day

Friday 9 March – Academy closed

Monday 12 March – Silver D of E evening walk

Tuesday 13 March – Year 11 GCSE Showcase

Thursday 15 March – Year 11 Study Skills Day and Parent Event

Friday 16 March – Year 10 Inside Out (PSHE Production)

Friday 16 March – Community’s Got Talent Final

Monday 19 March – Silver D of E evening walk

Tuesday 20 March – 4.00-7.00pm, Year 11 Parents evening 2

Wednesday 21 March – Bronze D of E Orienteering Group 1

Wednesday 21 March – Spring Concert

Thursday 22 March – Bronze D of E Orienteering Group 1

Friday 23 March – Academy closes for Easter break until Monday 9 April

Monday 26 – Thursday 29 March – Gold D of E Practice Expedition

Wednesday 11 April – 4.00-6.00pm, SLT Drop-in

Thursday 12 April – Bronze D of E Walk 1 (Group 1)

Monday 16 April – Bronze D of E Walk 1 (Group 2)

Monday 16 – Friday 27 April – Year 9 & 10 Exam Weeks

Tuesday 17 April – 4.00-6.00pm, Year 7 Parents Evening

Thursday 19 April – Bronze D of E Walk 1 (Group 3)

Monday 23 April – Bronze D of E Walk 2 (Group 1)

Wednesday 25 April – Spring Concert

Thursday 26 April – Key Stage 3 Maths Challenge

Thursday 26 April – Bronze D of E Walk 2 (Group 2)

Friday 27 – Sunday 29 April – Silver D of E Practice Expedition

Monday 30 April – Friday 11 May – Year 10 Work Experience

Monday 30 April – Friday 11 May – Year 10 Work Experience

Thursday 3 May – Bronze D of E Evening walk 2 (Group 3)

Monday 7 May – Academy closed – May Bank Holiday

Tuesday 8 May – Year 10 GCSE Showcase

Saturday 19 – Sunday 20 May – Practice D of E Bronze

Tuesday 22 May – 4.00-7.00pm, Year 9 Parents evening

w/c Monday 28 May – Half Term

Monday 4 June – Academy reopens after Half Term

w/c 4 June – Y8 Coasts field trips

w/c 4 June – Year 10 Geography Residential 1

Monday 18 – Friday 22 June – Key Stage 3 Exam Week in lessons

Monday 18 June – 9.30am, Year 8 Girls HPV Vaccination

Wednesday 20 June – Eurofest, Year 8 Competition at York St John University

Wednesday 27 June – 4.00-6.00pm, SLT drop-in

Friday 29 June – Key Stage 3 Arts Immersion Day and Evening Fair/Festival

Saturday 30 June – Monday 2 July – Silver D of E Assessed Expedition

Saturday 30 June – Monday 2 July – Silver D of E Assessed Expedition

Wednesday 4 July – Musical

Thursday 5 July – Musical

Friday 6 July – Enrichment Day 3: Community Day

Monday 9 July – Key Stage 4 Art Trip to Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Thursday 12 July – Key Stage 4 Food Trip to Great Yorkshire Show

Friday 13 July – Sports Day

Friday 13 – Wednesday 18 July – Year 8 Germany Trip

Monday 16 – Wednesday 18 July – Transition Week

Thursday 19 July – Rewards Trip

Friday 20 July – Summer Term ends, Academy closes for Summer holidays

Sunday 22 – Thursday 26 July – Gold D of E Practice Expedition

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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What a brilliant night last night at the Spring Concert.Thanks to all the performers and also Mrs B, Ms N and the VOYS for all their support in making this happen. pic.twitter.com/E7y5…