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Key Dates 2017/18

The dates below are particularly important for your year group.  Please note a number of these dates may change as the year progresses and there are a number of activities which will be added when opportunities occur.  Keep up-to-date with all sixth form and wider school information on the calendar notices around the sixth form centre and on the school website. All dates subject to changes.  For a printable version of these dates click here.


September 5th

Year 12 Induction Day 9.30am in School Hall

September 6th

Term 1 begins

September 11th

Peter Vardy Conference

September 13th

Year 12 Parents’ Information Evening 7pm  (School Hall)

September 14th

Oxbridge Evening (students & parents) 7.00-8.00pm  (School Hall)

September 16th

Year 12 DofE Silver Qualifier

September 21st

Independent Learning Conference  (Yr12)     9.15am-12.30pm

September 21st

HE Fair (School Hall and Dining Hall)              5pm-8pm

September 22nd

Skinners’ Day

September 27th

House Assemblies

September 28th

Silver D of E Departs 5pm

September 29th

USA University Fair in London

October 5th

Open Evening 4-7.30pm

October 6th

Staff Training Day – no students

October 7th

CCF Weekend Exercise            Rugby v Judd

October 8th

CCF Weekend Exercise

October 9th

Screen time talk to parents – 6.30pm – 8pm

October 13th

CCF Field Day

October 16th

Non-uniform Day

October 17th

Open Morning

October 18th

Open Morning and last day of term

October 18th

Krakow Trip departs (Year 13)

October 19th – 29th 

Half - Term

October 30th

Term 2 begins

October 31st

Year 13 subject review

November 7th 

Maths Challenge

November 7th

Careers Fair

November 8th

Licence to Kill – Maidstone at 10.15am. No morning lessons

November 9th

Non-school uniform day

November 11th

Remembrance Day Assembly

November 17th 

Parents’ Association Quiz

November 24th 

Year 12 Progress Reports to parents

November 28th

Year 13 Parents’ Evening from 5pm

 December 1st

Senior Maths Challenges

December 2nd 

Christmas Fair 11.00 am to 2 pm

December 6th

Staff inset afternoon (No Games for Year 12 or 13)

December 14th

Year 12 Parents’ Evening

December 19th 

Last day of term

January 3rd

Staff Training – no students

January 4th

Term 3 Starts

January 11th

Senior Drama production until 13th January

January 20th

Harvard Trip departs until 29th January

February 2nd

Year 12 Progress Reports to Parents

February 6th

Open afternoon

February 8th

UCAS Evening at 7pm

February 9th

Washington Trip Departs until 19th February

February 9th 

Term 3 Ends

February 19th 

Term 4 Begins

February 19th– 23rd

Year 13 Mock Examinations

February 28th

Senior Music Recitals 7.30pm in Thomson Theatre

March 2nd

Parents’ Association Quiz Night

March 8th

Staff inset afternoon – no lessons periods 4 and 5

March 16th

CCF Field Day

March 23rd

Year 13 Written Reports to Parents

March 29th

Term 4 Ends

April 16th

Term 5 Starts

April 20th

Year 13 Leavers’ Photograph at 9am

May 1st

Open Afternoon

May 4th

Year 12 Written Reports to Parents

May 18th

Year 13 Leavers’ Day (TBC)

May 19th

Parents’ Association Spring Ball

May 22nd

Year 13 Leavers’ Drinks

May 25th

Term 5 Ends

June 4th

Term 6 Starts

June 4th

Year 12 Geography Field Trip until 8th June

June 25th – 29th

Year 12 school examination week

July 3rd 

Open Morning

July 4th 

Open Morning

July 5th

Non-uniform day

July 7th

Sports Day (tbc)

July 7th

CCF Annual Camp returning on the 14th July

July 18th

Year 12 School Examination Results to Parents

July 18th


August 16th

A Level Results Day – 8am in the School Hall