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Calendar of School Events 2020-2021

Details of school events each half term can be found below.

Due to the current global pandemic, we cannot guarantee that all of these events will go ahead as planned. We will endeavour to keep parents updated with any changes both here and in our weekly Parent Bulletin.

Autumn 1

Tuesday 1st September - Start of Autumn Term

Tuesday 1st, Wednesday 2nd and Thursday 3rd September - Staff Training Days

Friday 4th September - Year 7 students start

Monday 7th September - Years 8-13 students start

Wednesday 9th September - Year 9 Information Evening

Thursday 10th September - School Photographer (Year 7, 10 and 12)
- Year 10 Information Evening

Saturday 12th December - Birmingham Grammar Schools Entrance Test

Wednesday 16th September - Virtual Open Evening

Wednesday 23rd September - Parents Association AGM

Saturday 26th September - Old Girls Association AGM (hosted on Zoom)

Thursday 15th October - Year 7 Settling In Evening

Tuesday 20th October - Year 11 Progress Evening

Friday 23rd October - End of Autumn 1 Half Term 

Monday 26th to Friday 30th October - DofE Gold (Open) Expedition

Autumn 2

Monday 2nd November - Start of Autumn 2 Half Term

Wednesday 4th November - Year 13 BMAT & ELAT University Entrance Exams
- Parents Association Meeting

Thursday 5th November - Sixth Form Open Evening

Friday 13th November - Children in Need (Non-Uniform Day)

Tuesday 17th November - Year 13 Progress Evening

Thursday 26th & Friday 27th November - Staff Training Days

Monday 30th November - Friday 11th December - Year 11 Mock Examinations

Friday 4th December - Parents' Association Christmas Fair

Tuesday 15th December - Year 7 Drama Trip - "Nativity"

Wednesday 16th December - Christmas Concert

Friday 18th December - End of Autumn Term - Tinsel Day (Non-Uniform), students dismissed from 12.30pm

Spring 1

Monday 4th January - Start of Spring Term

Monday 4th - Friday 8th January - Year 13 Mock Examinations

Tuesday 12th January - Year 12 Progress Evening

Wednesday 13th January - Year 11 Sixth Form Taster Day

Monday 25th January - Friday 29th January - Well-Being Week

Wednesday 3rd February - Evening of Dance

Monday 8th - Friday 12th February - Year 12 Mid-Year Examinations

Tuesday 9th February - Year 10 Progress Evening

Friday 12th February - End of Spring 1 Half Term

Spring 2

Monday 22nd February - Start of Spring 2 Half Term
- Year 11 GCSE History "Hitler on Trial"

Tuesday 23rd February - Year 9 GCSE Curriculum Options Evening

Wednesday 3rd March - Parents Association Meeting

Friday 5th to Sunday 7th March - Year 7/9 PGL Netball Weekend (students out of lessons P5/6)

Tuesday 9th March - Year 9 Progress Evening

Friday 12th March - Sport Relief (Non-Uniform Day)

Wednesday 31st March - Year 10 Bronze DofE Training Day

Thursday 1st April - End of Spring 2 Half Term - Year 11 Bronze DofE Training Day

Friday 2nd April - Bank Holiday

Summer 1

Monday 19th April - Start of Summer Term

Thursday 23rd to Sunday 26th April - Year 12 Gold DofE Practice Expedition to the Peak District

Tuesday 27th April - Year 8 Progress Evening

Thursday 29th April - Spring Concert

Monday 3rd May - Bank Holiday

Wednesday 5th May - Parents Association Meeting

Tuesday 11th May - Year 7 Progress Evening

Friday 28th May - End of Summer 1 Half Term

Summer 2

Monday 7th June - Start of Summer 2 Half Term

Wednesday 9th June - Parents Association meeting + AGM

Monday 14th June - Soloists Concert

Friday 11th - Sunday 13th June - Year 10 Bronze DofE Training and Qualification

Monday 21st - Friday 25th June - Year 12 Examination Week

Monday 28th June - Friday 2nd July - Literacy Festival Week

Wednesday 30th June - Open Evening

Friday 3rd July - Parents' Association Quiz, Main Hall

Saturday 4th - Sunday 5th July - Year 10 Bronze DofE Qualifying Expedition, Lickey Hills

Wednesday 7th July - Year 7 New Intake Day

Monday 12th - Wednesday 14th July - Year 8 Whitemoor Lakes Residential

Wednesday 14th - Friday 16th July - Year 7 Whitemoor Lakes Residential

Friday 16th - Monday 19th July - Year 9 France Residential

Tuesday 20th July - House Festival and Fairs Fair (Non-Uniform Day)

Wednesday 21st July - End of Summer Term - Staff Training Day