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Term Dates

Academic Year 2020/21

Please note: Timings may be subject to amendment in light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.


Begins: Tuesday 8th September
Boarding houses open from 2pm on Tuesday 8th September, boarders to report to their Housemasters or Housemistresses by 6pm.
Lessons start for all pupils on Wednesday 9th September at 8.30am.

Fixed Exeat: Friday 25th September (4pm) – Sunday 27th September (9pm)

Half term: Saturday 17th October – Sunday 1st November
Pupils free to leave from 4.15pm on Friday 16th October, houses remain open until 8.45am on Saturday 17th October.
Boarders to return to houses by 9.30pm on Sunday 1st November, houses open from 5pm.

Ends: Friday 11th December at 8.45am but pupils are free to leave after lunch on December 10th.


Lent Term 2021

Begins: Monday 11th January
Boarding houses will be open from Friday 8th January for boarders. All boarders are due back by 6.00pm on Sunday 10th January. Lessons resume on Monday 11th January.

Half term: Saturday 13th February – Sunday 21st February
Pupils are free to leave in the afternoon on Friday 12th February (time to be confirmed depending on year group), but houses remain open until 8.45am on Saturday 13th February. Boarders are to return to houses by 9.30pm on Sunday 21st February (houses will be open from 5.00pm).

Ends: Saturday 27th March

Summer 2021 – Tues 20th Apr – Thurs 8th Jul
(Half term Sat 29th May – Sun 6th Jun)