School Dates

Continuing Professional Development (CPD or INSET) days take place during the term dates as shown. Please check these dates as the school is closed to students on these days.

Occasionally, teachers may arrange for students to attend special classes or sessions on these days. Parents and carers will be informed in advance in such cases.

Please note all dates were accurate at the time of publication.

Term Dates

2018-19

Autumn Term 2018

Monday 3 September
– Thursday 20 December

Half Term
W/B Monday 29 October

On Thursday 20 December school will finish at 1.20 pm

Spring Term 2019

Monday 7 January
– Friday 5 April

Half Term
W/B Monday 18 February

Summer Term 2019

Tuesday 23 April
– Tuesday 23 July

Half Term
W/B Monday 27 May

CPD Days

Monday 3 September 2018

Tuesday 4 September 2018

Friday 28 September 2018

Monday 7 January 2019

Monday 25 February 2019

Key Dates

Autumn Term 2018

Former Y11 Celebration Event
Thursday 22 November
2.00pm – 3.25pm

Year 13 Parents Evening
Tuesday 27 November
4.30pm – 7.00pm

Year 12 Parents Evening
Tuesday 4 December
4.30pm – 7.00pm

Carols by Candlelight at St Michael’s Church
Thursday 13 December
7.00pm

Spring Term 2019

Year 11 Parents Evening
Tuesday 22 January
4.30pm – 7.00pm

Birchwood Young Musician
Thursday 31 January
7.00pm – 9.00pm

Year 8 Options Evening
Tuesday 5 February

Year 9 Photos
Thursday 7 February

Year 8 Parents Evening
Tuesday 5 March
4.30pm – 7.00pm

Music Chamber Concert
Thursday 7 March
7.00pm – 9.00pm

Year 10 Parents Evening
Wednesday 20 March
4.30pm – 7.00pm

Music Spring Concert
Thursday 28 March
7.00pm – 9.00pm

Year 7 Parents Evening
Tuesday 2 April
4.30pm – 7.00pm

Summer Term 2019

Year 9 Parents Evening
Tuesday 30 April
4.30pm – 7.00pm

Young Choreographer of the Year
Wednesday 1 May
7.00pm

Year 7 Meet the Tutor Evening
Wednesday 22 May 2019
4:00pm to 6:00pm

Birchwood Day
Thursday 4 July
2.00pm – 3.25pm

Year 6 Induction Day
Thursday 11 July

Sports Day
Tuesday 16 July

Reserve Sports Day
Wednesday 17 July

School Uniform Sale
Thursday 18 July
4.00pm – 7.00pm

Autumn Term 2019

TBC

SPARE

Reporting

Year 7

  • 20 December 2018 – Interim Report
  • 15 March 2019 – Data Drop
  • 28 June 2019 – Interim Report

Year 8

  • 5 October 2018 – Data Drop
  • 25 January 2019 – Interim Report
  • 5 July 2019 – Key Stage 3 Summative Report

Year 9

  • 7 December 2018 – Data Drop
  • 1 March 2019 – Interim Report
  • 5 July 2019 – Interim Report

Year 10

  • 12 October 2018 – Data Drop
  • 18 January 2019 – Interim Report
  • 14 June 2019 – Interim Report

Year 11

  • 12 October 2018 – Data Drop
  • 19 December 2018 – Mock Results
  • 15 March 2019 – Interim Report

Year 12

  • 23 November 2018 – Data Drop
  • 15 February 2019 – Interim report
  • 24 May 2019 – Data Drop
  • 12 July 2019 – Data Drop

Year 13

  • 9 November 2018 – Data Drop
  • 15 February 2019 – Interim Report

Parents' Evenings

Year 13 – Tuesday 27 November 2018

Year 12 – Tuesday 4 December 2018

Year 11 – Tuesday 22 January 2019

Year 8 – Tuesday 5 March 2019

Year 10 – Wednesday 20 March 2019

Year 7 – Tuesday 2 April 2019

Year 9 – Tuesday 30 April 2019

Parents’ Evenings take place from 4.30pm – 7.00pm