Here at The Park Academies Trust we use cookies to:
- improve our website performance;
- help you share our content across your social media networks; and
- personalise our advertisements to you.

To accept our cookies please click the button below, or for further details and the chance to specify your cookie preferences please click ‘more information’.

You can change your preferences at any time by visiting the “Cookies Preferences” page, which can be found via our footer. View our Privacy and Cookies policies for full details.

School calendar

This page lists all the important events taking place this academic year:

Term 1

Tuesday 1st and Wednesday 2nd September


Thursday 3rd September

Start of Term 1

Thursday 3rd September

Year 7 Induction Day 8:45am

Friday 4th September

Year 7, 8, 9, 10 & 11 (Staggered start from 8:30am)

Tuesday 15th September

School photos – Year 7 only


Tuesday 22nd September

Year 11 Safe Drive Roadshow

Year 10 Intro to GCSE’s 5:30pm – 7pm

Wednesday 23rd, Thursday 24th and Friday 25th September

Year 11 Science Trip

Thursday 24th September

Year 7 Flu Vaccination

Tuesday 6th October

Year 11 Key to Success Evening 5:30pm – 7pm

Wednesday 7th October

Year 7 Tutor Consultation Evening 4:30pm – 8pm

Thursday 22nd October

TPAT Careers Fair at LPA 4pm – 7:30pm

Friday 23rd October

End of Term 1

Term 2

Monday 2nd November

Start of Term 2

Tuesday 10th November

Art Peace Project 5:30pm – 7pm

Wednesday 18th November

Virtual Consultation Day 8:30am – 5pm

Thursday 19th November to Monday 30th November

Year 11 Mock Exams

Thursday 19th and Friday 20th November


Friday 11th December

Christmas Jumper Day/Christmas Lunch

Thursday 17th December

Year 11 Subject Consultation Evening

Friday 18th December

End of Term 2 -  Student will finish at 12:30pm

Term 3

Monday 4th January

Start of Term 3

Monday 18th January to Friday 22nd November

Year 9 Options Taster Lesson Week/

MFL GCSE Speaking Assessments

Tuesday 26th January

Year 9 Options and Subject Consultation Evening 4:30pm – 8pm

Tuesday 2nd February

Year 11 Job Fest/Internet Safety Day

Thursday 11th February

Year 10 Subject Consultation Evening 4:30pm – 8pm

Deadline for Year 9 Option Forms

Friday 12th February

End of Term 3


Term 4

Monday 22nd February

Start of Term 4

Monday 22nd February to Friday 26th February

Year 11 Mock Exam Week (all subjects)

Tuesday 23 February

Year 7 Subject Consultation Evening 4:30pm – 8pm

Thursday 4th March

World Book Day

Monday 8th March

Year 11 Group Photo Only (to be rescheduled)

Friday 12th March

Red Nose Day

Wednesday 31st March

Consultation Day 8:30am – 5pm/Year 11 Maths Mock Exam

Thursday 1st April

End of Term 4


Term 5

Monday 19th April

Start of Term 5

Monday 26th April to Friday 30th April

MFL GCSE Speaking Assessments

Wednesday 28th April to Thursday 6th May

Year 10 Mock Exams

Monday 10th May

Start of Summer Exam Season

Wednesday 19th May to Friday 21st May

Year 10 Science Trip

Friday 21st May

Year 7 Boulogne Trip

Friday 28th May

End of Term 5


Term 6

Monday 7th and Tuesday 8th June


Wednesday 9th June

Start of Term 6

Wednesday 9th June

Battlefields Trip Information Evening 6pm – 7pm

Thursday 10th June

Year 7 Avebury Trip

Tuesday 15th June

Year 10 GCSE Rivers Trip

Wednesday 23rd June

Talent Show

Tuesday 29th June

Year 8 Subject Consultation Evening 4:30pm- 8pm

Wednesday 30th June and Thursday 1st July

Year 6 Induction Evening 4:30pm – 8pm

Wednesday 30th June to Friday 2nd July

Year 6 Primary Induction Days

Monday 5th July

Race for Life

Tuesday 6th July

Art & DT Show

Wednesday 7th July

Summer Concert @APS

Friday 9th July

Sports Day

Tuesday 13th July

Year 10 Interview Day

Tuesday 20th July

End of Term 6

Wednesday 21st July




Term Dates and Holidays 2020-21 (202KB)

For the Academic year 2020-21

Term Dates and Holidays 2021-22 (212KB)

For the Academic year 2021-22

Timings of the School Day (203KB)

daily school timetable