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Term Dates

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Term Dates 2020/21


Spring Term 

School opens: Tuesday 7th January 2020

Half term break: Monday 17th February to Friday 21st February 2020

School closes: Friday 3rd April 2020


Summer Term 

School opens: Monday 20th April 2020

May Day Bank Holiday: Friday 8th May 2020 (75th Anniversary of VE Day)

Half term break: Monday 25th May to Friday 29th May 2020

School opens: Monday 1st June 2020

School closes: Tuesday 14th July 2020


Autumn Term 

Staff Only: 24th,  25th and 26th August 2020

School opens: Thursday 27th August 2020

( Click here for more information regardig the start of the Autumn Term )

Bank Holiday: Monday 31st August 2020

Half term break: Monday 19th October to Friday 23rd October 2020 

School closes: Friday 18th December 2020


Spring Term 2021

School opens: Monday 4th January 2021

Half term break: Monday 15th February - Friday 19th February 2021

School closes: Friday 26th March 2021


Summer Term 2021

School opens: Monday 12th April 2021

May Day Bank Holiday: Monday 3rd May 2021

Half term break: Monday 31st May - Friday 4th June 2021

School closes: Friday 9th July 2021


Inset/Teacher Training Days 2020/21

  • 24th and 25th August 2020
  • 29th January 2021 - Please note that the academy will be closed to students on this date. 



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