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.

2017-18 academic year

Autumn term 2017
Starts: Wednesday 6 September
Half term: Thursday 19 October to Friday 27 October inclusive
Ends: Friday 15 December

Spring term 2018
Starts: Tuesday 9 January
Half term: Monday 19 February to Friday 23 February inclusive
Ends: Thursday 29 March

Summer term 2018
Starts: Wednesday 18 April
May Day: Monday 7 May
Half term: Monday 28 May to Friday 1 June inclusive
Ends: Thursday 5 July

2018-19 academic year

Autumn term 2018
Starts: Wednesday 5 September
Half term: Thursday 25 October to Friday 2 November inclusive
Ends: Wednesday 19 December

Spring term 2019
Starts: Tuesday 8 January
Half term: Monday 18 February to Friday 22 February inclusive
Ends: Friday 5 April

Summer term 2019
Starts: Tuesday 30 April
May Day: Monday 6 May
Half term: Monday 27 May to Friday 31 May inclusive
Ends: Friday 5 July

Parents’ meetings 2017-18

Dates of parents’ meetings are as follows. We operate an appointments system and boys will be given an appointments sheet in advance.


Sixths Monday, 16 October 2017
Divisions Thursday, 8 March 2018
Fifths Tuesday, 30 January 2018
Fourths Thursday, 16 November 2017
(plus a further evening in June 2018)
Upper Middles Tuesday, 27 February 2018
Removes Tuesday, 7 November 2017
Shells Thursday, 18 January 2018

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 2017-2018 will be prepared as follows:

December February April July
Sixths Removes Sixths Divisions
Fifths Fifths Upper Middles
Upper Middles Fourths Shells

Summary Reports will be written for the Divisions in December, and for the Removes at the end of the summer term.

Half Term Assessments will be sent to parents of all boys at the autumn half term and to Shells, Upper Middles, Fourths and Divisions at the spring half term.

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