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  • YEAR 11 PPE (PRE-PUBLIC EXAMS) NEXT WEEK 12 NOVEMBER

Times of the School Day

8.25 Staff on site and checked cover
8.35 Tutors in Tutor bases, ready to receive students
8.40 (bell)  Registration (students arriving after 8.40 are late)
8.50 Assembly (this follows a published rota)
9.00  Start of period 1
10.00 Students released for period 2
10.05  Start of period 2
11.05  Students released for break 11.05 – 11.25
11.25 (bell)  Movement to period 3 (a bell sounds)
11.30 Start of period 3
12.30 Students released for lunch 12.30 – 1.15
1.15 (bell) Movement to period 4 (a siren sounds on the field)
1.20  Start of period 4
2:20 Students released for period 5
2.25 Start of period 5
3.25   End of school day

 

TERM DATES

This information can also be found on South Gloucestershire Council’s website

The Term Dates for the School Year 2018/19

Term

Starts

Ends

Term 1

Monday 3 September 2018

Friday 26 October 2018

Term 2

Monday 5 November 2018

Friday 21 December 2018

Term 3

Monday 7 January 2019

Friday 15 February 2019

Term 4

Monday 25 February 2019

Friday 5 April 2019

Term 5

Tuesday 23 April 2019

Friday 24 May 2019

Term 6

Monday 3 June 2019

Tuesday 23 July 2019

Students will start term on 4 September 2018, as  Monday 3 September 2018 will be an INSET day

 Other Inset Days for 2018-2019 are;  Monday 3 September,  Friday 26 October,  Monday 5 November, Monday 7 January, Monday 22 and Tuesday 23 July

2019/2020

 Term   Starts  Ends
 Term 1  Monday 02 September 2019  Friday 25 October 2019
 Term 2  Monday 04 November 2019  Friday 20 December 2019
 Term 3  Monday 06 January 2020  Friday 14 February 2020
 Term 4  Monday 24 February 2020  Friday 03 April 2020
 Term 5  Monday 20 April 2020  Friday 22 May 2020
 Term 6  Monday 01 June 2020  Monday 20 July 2020
Students will start term on Tuesday 3 September 2019,   Monday 2 September 2019 will be an INSET day
Other Inset Days to follow near the end of term 6 2019.