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Term Dates

The tables below show the term dates and staff-training (INSET) days for the 2021/22 academic year.

For dates of important school events over the year, see the calendar.

  School closes afternoon of: School re-opens on:
Summer  Thursday 22nd July 2021
Monday 6th September 2021 (Year 7 at SR &  Year 8 GB)
Tuesday 7th September 2021 (Year 9 & 10 GB and Year 11 & Post 16 SR)
October Half Term Friday 22nd October 2021 Monday 1st November 2021
Christmas Tuesday 14th December 2021 Monday 10th January 2022
February Half Term Friday 11th February 2022 Monday 21st February 2022

Friday 1st April 2022

Tuesday 19th April 2022
May Day

Friday 30th April 2022

Tuesday 3rd May 2022
May Half Term

Friday 27th May 2022

Monday 6th June 2022

Thursday 28th July 2022

Wednesday 7th September 2022

Staff INSET Days 2021/2022 (Academy Closed to Scholars)

August 2021

Tuesday 31st August 2021

September 2021

Wednesday 1st September 2021

Thursday 2nd September 2021

Friday 3rd September 2021

January 2021

Friday 7th January 2022 (DLT INSET)

Term Dates 2021-2022

The Shape of the Day 2021/22:

The Academy opens at 8.15 Monday to Friday with all students needing to be on-site and ready for line-up at 8.25am.

The Academy day ends at 16.30 Monday to Thursday, with lessons finishing at 3.55pm and Enrichment activities from 3.55pm until 4.30pm.

The Academy day ends at 12.30pm on a Friday with a lunch available for any student who wants to eat on-site or who is entitled to a Free School Meal.


Monday – Thursday 8.15-16.30

Friday 8.15-12:30.

For more a more detailed breakdown of the Shape of the Day for your year group, click on the link below.

Shape of the Day 2021-2022