School Day & Term Dates

Please note, the term dates set by the school may differ to those set by Cumbria County Council.

Dates of the School Year 2022-2023

Autumn Term 2022

Staff Inset: Monday 5th September, Tuesday 6th September 2022 & Friday 21st October 

Term Begins: Wednesday 7th September 2022 (Year 7, 10 & 12) & Thursday 8th September for all other students

Term Ends: Tuesday 20th December 2022

Half Term: Friday 21st October – Friday 28th October 2022

Spring Term 2023

Staff Inset Day: Tuesday 3rd January 2023

Term Begins: Wednesday 4th January 2023

Term Ends: Friday 31st March 2023

Half Term: Monday 20th February – Friday 24th February 2023

Good Friday: 7th April 2023
Easter Monday: 10th April 2023

Summer Term 2023

Term Begins: Monday 17th April 2023

Term Ends: Wednesday 19th July 2023

Half Term: Monday 29th May – Friday 2nd June 2023

May Bank Holiday: Monday 1st May 2023

Dates of the School Year 2023-2024

Autumn Term 2023

Staff Inset:  Monday 4th, Tuesday 5th & Wednesday 6th September 2023

Term Begins: Thursday 7th  September 2023 (for Years 7, 10 and 12 ) and Friday 8th September 2023 (for Years 8, 9, 11 and 13)

Term Ends: Tuesday 19th December 2023

Half Term: Monday 23rd October – Friday 27th October 2023

Spring Term 2024

Term Begins: Wednesday 3rd January 2024

Term Ends: Thursday 28th March 2024

Half Term: Monday 12th February – Friday 16th February 2024

Good Friday: 29th March 2024
Easter Monday: 1st April 2024

Summer Term 2024

Term Begins: Monday 15th April 2024

Term Ends: Friday 19th July 2024

Half Term: Monday 27th May – Friday 31st May 2024

May Bank Holiday: Monday 6th May 2024


The School Day 

The school day begins at 8.40 a.m. and finishes at 3.25 p.m. (except on Thursday & Friday when the day ends at 2.30pm.)

There is a Movement Bell at 8.38 am.  This bell is the signal for all to move to the Assembly point/Tutor Group room as appropriate in time for a prompt 8.40 am start.

Breaks and lunchtimes are staggered, see below for timings by Year Groups: