Term Dates


Academic Year 2018/19

Autumn Term 2018

New International students

Term starts: International boarders may arrive on Friday 7th September, Saturday 8th September, or Sunday 9th September.

All other students

Term starts: Monday 10th September 2018 (Boarders to arrive on Sunday 9th September, after midday).

Half Term: Saturday 20th October to Sunday 28th October 2018 inclusive.

Friday 19th October 2018 is Parents’ Day. Students may leave after lessons on Thursday 18th October. Boarders must vacate their rooms by midday on Saturday 20th October.

Lessons start after half term: Monday 29th October 2018 (Boarders to return on Sunday 28th October, after midday).

Assessment week: Monday 10th December to Thursday 13th December 2018 inclusive.

Term ends: Thursday 13th December 2018.

Students may leave after 5pm on Thursday 13th December. Boarders must vacate their rooms by midday on Friday 14th December.

Spring Term 2019

Term starts: Monday 7th January 2019 (Boarders to return on Sunday 6th January, after midday).

Half Term: Saturday 16th February to Sunday 24th February 2019 inclusive.

Friday 15th February 2019 is a teaching day and students will be expected in lessons. Boarders must vacate their rooms by midday on Saturday 16th February.

Examination week: Mock exams for all students from Monday 25th February to Saturday 2nd March 2019 inclusive (Boarders to return on Sunday 24th February, after midday).

Term ends: Friday 12th April 2019.

Friday 12th April 2019 is Parents’ Day. Students may leave after lessons on Thursday 11th April. Boarders must vacate their rooms by midday on Friday 12th April.

Summer Term 2019

Term starts: Monday 29th April 2019 (Boarders to return on Sunday 28th April, after midday)

Monday 6th May 2019 (Bank holiday) is a teaching day. All students are expected in lessons.

Half Term: Saturday 25th May to Sunday 2nd June 2019 inclusive.

Friday 24th May 2019 is a teaching day and the CCSS Summer Ball is in the evening. Boarders must vacate their rooms by midday on Saturday 25th May.

Detailed arrangements for after half term, Summer Term 2019

L6 and pre-programme students

Lessons start after half term: Monday 3rd June 2019 (Boarders to return on Sunday 2nd June, after midday).

Summer examination week: Monday 10th June to Friday 14th June 2019 inclusive.

Term ends: Friday 21st June 2019.

Students may leave after lessons on Friday 21st June 2019. Boarders must vacate their rooms by midday on Saturday 22nd June.

GCSE students, and U6 and 1-year A Level students

Examination leave: this operates after half term for all GCSE, U6 and 1-year A Level students.

Term ends: for each student after their last examination.

Boarders vacate their rooms the day after their last examination. Boarders with exams in the week beginning Monday 24th June will move into Scholars House by Friday 21st June where they can remain until their last exam.

Academic Year 2019/20

Autumn Term 2019

New International students

Term starts: International boarders may arrive on Friday 6th September, Saturday 7th September, or Sunday 8th September.

All other students

Term starts: Monday 9th September 2019 (Boarders to arrive on Sunday 8th September, after midday).

Half Term: Saturday 19th October to Sunday 27th October 2019 inclusive.

Friday 18th October 2019 is Parents’ Day. Students may leave after lessons on Thursday 17th October. Boarders must vacate their rooms by midday on Saturday 19th October.

Lessons start after half term: Monday 28th October 2019 (Boarders to return on Sunday 27th October, after midday).

Assessment week: Monday 9th December to Thursday 12th December 2019 inclusive.

Term ends: Thursday 12th December 2019.

Students may leave after 5pm on Thursday 12th December. Boarders must vacate their rooms by midday on Friday 13th December.

Spring Term 2020

Term starts: Monday 6th January 2020 (Boarders to return on Sunday 5th January, after midday).

Half Term: Saturday 15th February to Sunday 23rd February 2020 inclusive.

Friday 14th February 2020 is a teaching day and students will be expected in lessons. Boarders must vacate their rooms by midday on Saturday 15th February.

Examination week: Mock exams for all students from Monday 24th February to Saturday 29th February 2020 inclusive (Boarders to return on Sunday 23rd February, after midday).

Term ends: Friday 3rd April 2020.

Friday 3rd April 2020 is Parents’ Day. Students may leave after lessons on Thursday 2nd April. Boarders must vacate their rooms by midday on Friday 3rd April.

Summer Term 2020

Term starts: Monday 20th April 2020 (Boarders to return on Sunday 19th April, after midday)

Monday 4th May 2020 (Bank holiday) is a teaching day. All students are expected in lessons.

Half Term: Saturday 23rd May to Sunday 31st May 2020 inclusive.

Friday 22nd May 2020 is a teaching day and the CCSS Summer Ball is in the evening. Boarders must vacate their rooms by midday on Saturday 23rd May.

Detailed arrangements for after half term, Summer Term 2020

L6 and pre-programme students

Lessons start after half term: Monday 1st June 2020 (Boarders to return on Sunday 31st May, after midday).

Summer examination week: Monday 8th June to Friday 12th June 2020 inclusive.

Term ends: Friday 19th June 2020.

Students may leave after lessons on Friday 19th June 2020. Boarders must vacate their rooms by midday on Saturday 20th June.

GCSE students, and U6 and 1-year A Level students

Examination leave: this operates after half term for all GCSE, U6 and 1-year A Level students.

Term ends: for each student after their last examination.

Boarders vacate their rooms the day after their last examination. Boarders with exams in the week beginning Monday 22nd June will move into Scholars House by Friday 19th June where they can remain until their last exam.

 

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