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Autumn Term 1 – 2019

Wed 4th September Year 7 First Day
Thu 5th September Year 8 to 13 Return to School
Mon 9th September Year 8 HPV1 Immunisations
Tue 10th September, 3:25pm - 5:00pm Year 7 Cross Coutry at Sandringham School
Wed 11th September, 3:30pm - 4:30pm Year 7 Drop In
Thu 12th September, 3:25pm - 5:00pm District Cross Country at Townsend
Fri 13th September Roald Dahl Day
Sat 14th September - Sun 15th September Bronze Duke of Edinburgh Qualifying Expedition 1
Wed 18th September, 1:30pm - 3:30pm Year 12 Learn to Live at the Alban Arena
Wed 18th September, 3:30pm - 4:30pm Year 7 Drop In
Thu 19th September, 3:25am - 5:00am District Cross Country at STAGS
Thu 19th September, 2:00pm - 3:00pm Dedication Cathedral Service
Tue 24th September, 3:30pm - 4:30pm Year 7 Drop In
Wed 25th September Open Evening – School Closed to Pupils from 12.30pm
Thu 26th September European Languages Day
Thu 26th September, 3:25pm - 5:00pm District Cross Country at Nicholas Breakspear School
Fri 27th September MacMillan Coffee Morning
Fri 27th September, 6:00pm Year 9 – 11 GCSE Drama Trip
Thu 3rd October, 3:25pm - 5:00pm District Cross Country at Verulam School
Fri 4th October - Sun 6th October Silver Duke of Edinburgh Qualifying Expedition
Wed 9th October, 4:00pm 100% Attendance Bowling Trip
Thu 10th October World Mental Health Day
Thu 10th October Year 7 Learning and Achievement Evening
Thu 10th October, 3:25pm - 5:00pm District Cross Country Championships at Verulamium Park
Tue 15th October, 6:30pm - 7:30pm Iceland Trip Parent Information Evening
Wed 16th October World Food Day
Wed 16th October, 3:45pm - 5:15pm Primary Head Teachers Visit
Thu 17th October, 5:00pm - 8:00pm Year 11 Parents Consultation Evening
Mon 21st October - Fri 25th October Diversity Week
Mon 21st October, 7:00pm November Battlefields Trip – Parents Meeting
Tue 22nd October Year 10 and 11 American West Workshop
Wed 23rd October Diversity – Drop Down Day
Thu 24th October, 5:00pm - 8:00pm Year 8 Parents Consultation Evening


Mon 28th October - Fri 1st November October Half Term


Autumn Term 2 – 2019

Mon 4th November - Fri 8th November UK Parliament Week
Thu 7th November Senior Maths Challenge
Thu 7th November Year 11 Whitechapel History Trip
Mon 11th November - Fri 15th November Anti-Bullying Week – Change Starts With Us
Mon 11th November, 5:00pm School of Rock Cast Theatre Trip
Wed 13th November No Pens Day
Thu 14th November, 7:00pm Year 11 – Sixth Form Information Evening
Fri 15th November - Sun 17th November Year 9 Battlefields Trip
Tue 19th November International Men’s Day
Wed 20th November Year 11 GCSE French Speaking Trial Examinations
Thu 21st November, 5:00pm - 8:00pm Year 10 Parents Consultation Evening
Mon 25th November - Fri 6th December Year 11 and 13 Trial Examinations
Thu 5th December Year 11 and Year 12 Match Inspiration Trip
Wed 11th December Year 8 Drama and History Workshop and Show
Wed 11th December, 7:00pm - 9:00pm Townsend School’s Music Concert
Fri 13th December, 12:00am - 2:00pm OAP Christmas Party
Mon 16th December, 7:00pm Senior Prize Giving
Wed 18th December, 2:00pm - 3:00pm Christingle Cathedral Service
Thu 19th December, 8:45am - 12:30pm Last Day of Autumn Term


Fri 20th December - Mon 6th January Christmas Holidays


Spring Term 1 –  2020

Tue 7th January Spring Term First Day
Thu 9th January, 5:00pm - 8:00pm Year 9 Parents Consultation Evening
Tue 14th January Year 8 ‘Why Not?’ Language Trip
Thu 16th January, 5:00pm - 8:00pm Year 12 and 13 Parent Consultation Evening
Tue 21st January Year 8 Geography Fieldwork day
Mon 27th January Holocaust Memorial day
Wed 29th January Year 9 DTP and Men ACWY Immunisations
Thu 30th January, 7:00pm - 8:30pm Year 11 Study Support Evening
Wed 5th February Year 7 and 8 French Study Trip
Thu 6th February Intermediate Maths Challenge
Mon 10th February - Fri 14th February Feeling Good Week
Tue 11th February Safer Internet Day
Tue 11th February Year 10 GCSE History Inquisition of Elizabeth Trip
Thu 13th February, 5:00pm - 8:00pm Year 7 Parents Consultation Evening


Mon 17th February - Fri 21st February February Half Term


Spring Term 2 –  2020

Wed 26th February, 2:00pm - 3:00pm Ash Wednesday Cathedral Service
Tue 3rd March Year 7 and 8 Harry Potter World – Accelerated Reader Reward Trip
Wed 4th March, 9:00am - 3:00pm Rotary Club Competition
Thu 5th March World Book Day
Fri 6th March - Sun 15th March British Science Week
Fri 6th March International Women’s Day Event
Sun 8th March International Women’s Day
Mon 9th March, 7:00pm March Battlefields Trip Parent Meeting
Tue 10th March Year 12 National Apprenticeship Show
Thu 12th March, 7:00pm Year 8 Options Evening
Fri 13th March - Tue 17th March Year 11 Trial Examinations in Core Subjects
Thu 19th March Preparation for Life – Drop Down Day
Fri 20th March World Storytelling Day
Thu 26th March, 7:00pm Creative and Performing Arts Display at the Alban Arena
Fri 27th March - Sun 29th March Year 9 Battlefields Trip
Wed 1st April, 6:00pm - 8:30pm Year 10 Drama Devising Showcase
Thu 2nd April World Autism Awareness Day
Fri 3rd April Year 11 ‘Year Group’ Photograph
Fri 3rd April, 8:45am - 12:30pm Spring Term Last Day


Mon 6th April - Fri 17th April Easter Holidays


Summer Term 1 –  2020

Mon 20th April Summer Term First Day
Wed 22nd April Earth Day
Thu 23rd April Shakespeare Day
Thu 23rd April, 7:00pm Year 10 Study Support Evening
Mon 27th April - Wed 29th April Year 10 Geography Trip to Swanage
Wed 29th April, 2:00pm Senior Athletics Championships
Thu 30th April Junior Maths Challenge
Thu 30th April Year 11 French Speaking Examinations
Fri 1st May Year 7 Neasden Temple Hinduism Trip
Tue 5th May - Wed 6th May Year 11 GCSE Art Final Examination
Thu 7th May Careers and Enterprise – Drop Down Day
Thu 7th May Year 7 Work Shadowing Day
Mon 11th May GCSE and GCE Examinations Start
Mon 11th May - Fri 15th May Year 10 Work Experience
Wed 13th May National Numeracy Day
Fri 15th May, 2:00pm Year 13 Leavers Assembly
Sat 16th May - Sun 17th May Bronze Duke of Edinburgh Practice Expedition
Mon 18th May - Fri 22nd May Mental Health Awareness Week
Thu 21st May, 2:00pm - 3:00pm Ascension Day Cathedral Service


Mon 25th May - Fri 29th May May Half Term


Summer Term 2 –  2020

Mon 8th June World Oceans Day
Thu 11th June All Day District Athletics Championships
Mon 15th June Year 10 Examinations in Core Subjects
Mon 15th June - Fri 26th June Year 12 Examinations Week
Fri 19th June Final GCSE Examination
Mon 22nd June Sixth Form Induction Day
Mon 22nd June Year 8 HPV 2 Immunisations
Tue 23rd June Final GCE Examination
Wed 24th June, 1:30pm Year 11 Celebration Assembly
Thu 25th June, 7:00pm Year 11 Prom
Fri 26th June Enrichment Activities – Drop Down Day
Sat 27th June - Sun 28th June Bronze Duke of Edinburgh Qualifying Expedition
Mon 29th June Year 12 Work Experience Week
Thu 2nd July, 5:00pm New Intake Evening
Fri 3rd July, 12:00pm - 3:00pm Sports Day
Wed 8th July School Show – Full Rehearsal
Thu 9th July Year 6 Transition Day
Thu 9th July, 7:00pm School Show
Fri 10th July, 7:00pm School Show
Mon 13th July Year 7 Celebration Assembly
Tue 14th July Year 8 Celebration Assembly
Wed 15th July Year 9 Celebration Assembly
Thu 16th July Year 10 Celebration Assembly
Fri 17th July, 8:45am - 12:30pm Summer Term Last Day