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Calendar of School Events 2019-2020

Details of school events each half term can be found below:-

Autumn 1

Monday 2nd September - Start of Autumn Term

Monday 2nd and Tuesday 3rd September - Staff Training Days

Wednesday 4th September - Students start. Year 7 - 8.50am; Years 8-13 - 10.30am. Whole school photograph in the afternoon

Saturday 7th September - Entrance Test

Wednesday 11th September - Year 9 Enrichment Curriculum Evening, 6.00-7.00pm

Thursday 12th September - Year 10 Information and Study Skills Evening, 6.00 - 7.30pm

Wednesday 18th September - Open Evening, 6.00 - 8.30pm (Students dismissed at 1.30pm)

Thursday 19th September - Open Morning, 11.30am - 12.30pm (Students start at 10.30am)

Wednesday 25th September - European Day of Languages + Year 8 Space Centre Visit, Leicester

Friday 27th September - Parents Association Welcome Evening for new Year 7 parents/carers and students, 7.00-8.00pm

Saturday 28th September - Old Girls Association AGM and Lunch

Thursday 3rd - Friday 4th October - Year 12 London/Oxford Residential

Wednesday 9th October - Year 10 Ski Trip Parents Meeting, 7.00pm

Thursday 17th October - Year 7 Settling In Evening, 4.00 - 6.30pm

Tuesday 22nd October - Year 12 Progress Evening, 4.00 - 6.30pm

Friday 25th October - End of Autumn 1 Half Term 

Wednesday 30th October - Year 13 BMAT & ELAT University Entrance Exams

Autumn 2

Monday 4th November - Start of Autumn 2 Half Term

Wednesday 6th November - Parents Association Meeting, 7.00pm

Thursday 7th November - Sixth Form Open Evening, 6.00 - 8.30pm (Students dismissed at 2.30pm)

Friday 8th November - PA Year 7/8 Disco, 7.30 - 9.30pm

Friday 15th November - Children in Need (Non-Uniform Day)

Tuesday 19th November - Year 11 Progress Evening, 4.00 - 6.30pm

Wednesday 27th November - GCSE Presentation Evening, 4.30 - 6.00pm

Thursday 28th & Friday 29th November - Staff Training Days + Year 12/13 Gold DofE Training & Planning Residential for Expedition

Monday 2nd - Friday 13th December - Year 11 Mock Examinations

Friday 6th December - PA Christmas Fair, 5.00 - 7.00pm

Wednesday 18th December - Christmas Concert, 7.00 - 9.00pm

Thursday 19th December - A-Level Presentation Evening, 4.30 - 6.00pm

Friday 20th December - End of Autumn Term - Tinsel Day (Non-Uniform), students dismissed from 12.30pm

Spring 1

Monday 6th January - Start of Spring Term

Tuesday 7th - Friday 10th January - Year 13 Mock Examinations

Wednesday 15th January - Parents Association Meeting, 7.00pm

Thursday 24th January - Year 11 (GCSE Geography) Iceland Residential Parents Meeting, 6.00 - 6.45pm

Monday 28th January - Friday 1st February - Well-Being Week

Tuesday 29th January - Year 13 Progress Evening, 4.00 - 6.30pm

Thursday 30th January - SCGSG Foundation Day

Wednesday 5th February - Evening of Dance, 6.00 - 8.00pm

Monday 10th - Friday 14th February - Year 12 Mid-Year Examinations

Tuesday 11th February - Progress Evening, 4.00 - 6.30pm

Friday 14th February - End of Spring 1 Half Term

Thursday 13th - Monday 17th February  - Year 11 GCSE Geography Residential to Iceland

Friday 14th - Saturday 22nd February - Year 10 Ski Residential to New York, New Hampshire & Boston

Spring 2

Monday 24th February - Start of Spring 2 Half Term

Tuesday 25th February - Year 9 GCSE Options Curriculum Evening, 6.00 - 8.15pm

Wednesday 4th March - Parents Association Meeting, 7.00pm

Thursday 5th March - World Book Day

Tuesday 10th March - Year 9 Progress Evening, 4.00 - 6.30pm

Thursday 12th March - Year 10 Bronze DofE Expedition Parents Meeting, 6.00 - 7.00pm

Friday 15th March - Comic Relief (Non-Uniform Day)

Tuesday 31st March - Year 8 Progress Evening, 4.00 - 6.30pm

Friday 3rd April - End of Spring Term

Summer 1

Monday 20th April - Start of Summer Term

Tuesday 21st April - Year 7 Progress Evening, 4.00 - 6.30pm

Thursday 2nd May - Evening of Song, 6.00 - 7.30pm

Monday 4th May - Bank Holiday

Wednesday 8th May - Parents Association Meeting, 7.00pm

Friday 10th May - Study Leave begins for Year 11 GCSE and Year 13 A-Level students.

Monday 13th May - Wednesday 19th June - GCSE and A-Level public examinations

Tuesday 14th May - Year 12 Higher Education Evening, 5.00 - 7.00pm

Wednesday 15th - Friday 17th May - Year 12 A-Level Geography Field Trip, Dorset

Friday 24th May - End of Summer 1 Half Term

Summer 2

Monday 3rd June - Start of Summer 2 Half Term (Non-Uniform Day for Fun Run participants)

Monday 10th June - Soloists Concert, 6.30 - 8.00pm

Wednesday 12th June - Parents Association AGM, 7.00pm

Saturday 15th - Sunday 16th June - Year 10 Bronze DofE Practice Expedition, Cannock Chase

Monday 17th - Friday 21st June - Year 12 Examination Week

Monday 17th June - In Year Admissions Tests, 1.00 for 1.30pm

Tuesday 18th June - Year 8 History Visit to Blists Hill + Year 11 GCSE Textbook Return Day

Thursday 20th June - Year 9 France Residential Parents Meeting, 6.00 - 7.00pm

Friday 21st June - Year 11 Blackpool Visit

Monday 24th - Friday 28th June - Literacy Festival Week

Wednesday 26th June - Open Evening, 6.00 - 8.30pm (students dismissed at 1.30pm)

Thursday 27th June - Students start at 10.30am

Friday 28th June - Year 10 GCSE History visit to Kenilworth Castle

Monday 1st - Tuesday 2nd July - Year 10 GCSE Geography residential, Preston Montford

Tuesday 2nd July - (Year 11) Sixth Form Induction Day

Wednesday 3rd July - New Year 7 Intake Day + New Parents Evening, 6.30 - 8.30pm. GCSE and A-Level Art Exhibition, 6.00 - 7.00pm

Friday 5th July - Parents' Association Quiz, Main Hall, 7:00pm - 9:30pm

Saturday 6th - Sunday 7th July - Year 10 Bronze DofE Qualifying Expedition, Lickey Hills

Wednesday 10th July - Sports Day, Wyndley

Thursday 11th July - Year 9 Fashion Show

Friday 12th - Monday 15th July - Year 9 France Residential

Monday 15th - Wednesday 17th July - Year 7 Whitemoor Lakes Residential

Monday 15th July - Year 8 + Year 10 Activity Day

Monday 15th - Friday 19th - Year 12 Enrichment Week

Wednesday 17th July - Year 10 Bronze DofE Awards Presentation Event, 6.00 - 7.00pm

Thursday 18th July - House Festival and Fairs Fair (Non-Uniform Day)

Thursday 18th - Sunday 21st July - Year 12/13 A-Level Physics CERN Residential

Friday 19th July - Last day for students in school, students dismissed from 12.00pm 

Monday 22nd July - End of Summer Term - Staff Training Day

Thursday 15th August - A-Level Results

Thursday 22nd August - GCSE Results + Sixth Form Enrolment, 9.00am - 1.00pm