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Academic Year

The Academic year is made up of three terms and six half terms:

Month

Term

Half Term Holidays

Key Dates in the Academic Year

September

Autumn

  • New intake

October

1 Week
  • UCAS application opens

November

December

2 Weeks/Christmas

January

Winter

  • UCAS deadline
  • Provisional post-16 funding allocation
  • Timetabling begins for next academic year

February

1 Week

March

 
  • RAISE validated data released
  • Sixth form PANDA report released
  • Level 3 VA data released
  • Year 8/9 option process

April

May

Summer

1 Week
  • GCSE and A Level exam season
  • Y11 & Y13s leave after last exam

June

  • GCSE and A level examination season

July

6 Weeks (Summer) End of summer term

August

  • GCSE and A level result days
  • UCAS offers confirmed