Term dates

On this page you can find details of our term dates, the dates of parent meetings and reports for the current academic year, and links to the School calendar and sports fixtures.

2023-24 academic year

Autumn term 2023
Term starts: Wednesday 6 September
Half term: Thursday 26 October to Friday 3 November (inclusive)
Term ends: Friday 15 December (school will close at 12noon)

Spring term 2024
Term starts: Tuesday 9 January
Half term: Monday 12 February to Friday 16 February (inclusive)
Term ends: Friday 22 March (school will close at 12noon)

Summer term 2024
Term starts: Thursday 11 April
Half term: Monday 27 May to Friday 31 May (inclusive) (school will close at 12.50pm on Friday 24 May)
Term ends: Friday 5 July (school will close at 12noon)

2024-25 academic year (provisional*)

Autumn term 2024
Staff INSET: Monday 2 and Tuesday 3 September 
Term starts: Wednesday 4 September 
Half term: Thursday 24 October – Friday 1 November (inclusive) 
Term ends: Friday 13 December (school will close at 12 noon) 

Spring term 2025
Staff INSET: Monday 6 January 
Term starts: Tuesday 7 January 
Half term: Monday 17 February – Friday 21 February (inclusive) 
Term ends: Friday 4 April (school will close at 12 noon) 

Summer term 2025
Term starts: Monday 28 April
Half term: Monday 26 May – Friday 30 May (inclusive) (school will close at 12.50pm on Friday 23 May) 
Term ends: Wednesday 9 July (school will close at 12 noon) 

*There remains a Staff INSET to be fitted into term time between February half-term and the end of the school year 

Parents’ meetings 2023-24

Dates of parents’ meetings are as follows. We operate an appointments system and you will be able to log on to make appointments a couple of weeks in advance.


Sixths Monday 25 September 2023 (in school) 
Divisions Tuesday 5 March 2024 (in school) 
Fifths Thursday 1 February 2024 (in school) 
Fourths  Tuesday 20 February 2024 (in school)
Upper Middles Tuesday 23 January 2024 (in school)
Removes Thursday 9 November 2023 (online)
Shells Wednesday 28 February 2024 (online) 

From the Upper Middles and above, boys are expected to attend parents’ evenings, dressed in their school uniform. Boys in the Shells and Removes do not attend parents’ meetings.


Full written reports in 2023-2024 will be prepared as follows:

December February June
Sixths Removes  Divisions
Fifths   Fourths 
Upper Middles     

Summary Reports will be written for the Upper Middles in December, for the Divisions and Removes in February, and for Shells and Fourths in June.

Half Term Assessments will be published for Removes, Upper Middles and Fifths during the autumn term and for Shells, Upper Middles and Fourths during the spring term.

Parents’ forums 2023-24

Parents’ forums provide the opportunity for parents to learn more about topics relevant to their sons’ year group. 

Divisions Tuesday 7 November 2023 (online) and Tuesday 27 February 2024 (online)
Fifths Wednesday 15 November 2023 (in school) 
Fourths Thursday 19 October 2023 (in school) 
Upper Middles Tuesday 16 January 2024 (online) 
Removes Monday 11 March 2024 (in school) 
Shells Thursday 5 October 2023 (in school) 

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