Orchard School Events' List

Key: Green = Parents’ evenings, term dates, reports etc.  Red = GCSE and exams. Purple = general.  Blue = sport.

 

 

Please note that extra dates will be added to the calendar during the academic year. Updated calendars will be issued at the start of each term.

 

 

Last updated 19th May 2019 

Academic year 2018 - 2019

 

 

Term 3

May

20

Monday

A.M. GCSE Religious Studies

Senior School exams start

Year 5/6 trip

21

Tuesday

A.M.  GCSE Mathematics Paper 1

P.M.  GCSE Geography Paper 1

Senior School exams                                                                             

Year 5/6 trip

Under 10 Rounders v. Westbourne – away

22

Wednesday

P.M.  GCSE Physics Paper 1

Senior School exams                                                                             

Year 5/6 trip

23

Thursday

A.M.  GCSE English Literature Component 2

Senior School exams

24

Friday

P.M. GCSE Design & Technology                                           

Senior School exams

27

Monday

Start of half-term

31

Friday

End of half-term

 

 

June

3

Monday

A.M. GCSE History Unit 1

Senior School exams continue

4

Tuesday

A.M.  GCSE English Language Component 1

P.M.  GCSE Music

Senior School exams

5

Wednesday

P.M.  GCSE Geography Paper 2

Senior School exams

      Under 10 Cricket v. Lincoln Minster – homme

Under 11 Rounders v. Lincoln Minster – away

6

Thursday

A.M.  GCSE Mathematics Paper 2

P.M.  GCSE History Unit 2

Senior School exams

7

Friday

A.M.  GCSE English Language Component 2

P.M.  GCSE Biology Paper 2

End of Senior School exams

Under 11 Rounders & Cricket v. Westbourne – home

10

Monday

Start of Junior School exams

Under 9 Cricket v. Burton Hathow – home

11

Tuesday

A.M.  GCSE Mathematics Paper 3

P.M.  GCSE History Unit 3

Junior School exams

12

Wednesday

A.M.  GCSE Chemistry Paper 2

P.M.  GCSE German Listening & Reading

Junior School exams

13

Thursday

A.M.  GCSE Geography paper 3

P.M.  GCSE Statistics paper 1

Junior School exams

14

Friday

A.M.  GCSE Physics paper 2

Junior School exams

Final date of compulsory attendance for Year 11 but students welcome in school full-time until the end of term

17

Monday

A.M.   GCSE German – Writing

18

Tuesday

A.M.  GCSE Statistics paper 2

21

Friday

Sports Day

24

Monday

Reserve Sports Day

25

Tuesday

Junior/Intermediate Inter-House Rounders

26

Wednesday

Charity Day – child sponsorship

GCSE exams contingency day. All GCSE students must be available in case a GCSE exam is re-scheduled due to a local or national disruption to an examination.

       Under 10 Cricket v. Wellow – home

Under 10/11 Rounders v. Wellow – home

27

Thursday

Year 11 Prom

Years 3/4 trip to Lockton                                

Fun Swim – Reception & Years 1/2

28

Friday

Years 3/4 trip to Lockton

 

 

July

1

Monday

Start of Year 10 Work Experience

Year 8 History trip

4

Thursday

Fun Swim – Years 3 – 6                                                              

5

Friday

End of Year 10 Work Experience

8

Monday

Reports to parents                     

Summer Barbecue and New Intake Taster Day

Wimbledon Trip

10

Wednesday

Nursery Sports Day                                                      

Parents’ Evening 5 – 7 p.m.

11

Thursday

Activity Day                                                                            

Junior Swimming Gala

12

Friday

Activity Day                                                                                                   

Spotlight

Pro-Kick Challenge

15

Monday

Activity Day                                                                         

Ice-Skating Years 7 – 10

16

Tuesday

Activity Day

Junior School Trip

17

Wednesday

End of Term Review Show – 11 a.m.                                

End of term – 12 noon

 

 

August

22

Thursday

GCSE results 10 a.m. – 12 noon in school. 10:30 – 12 noon by telephone.

 

 

Term dates 2018 – 2019

  

Spring Term

 

Tuesday 8th January 2019 – Friday 5th April 2019 (15:45 finish)

 

Half-term:  Monday 18th February 2019 – Friday 22nd February 2019

 

Summer Term

 

Wednesday 24th April 2019 – Wednesday 17th July 2019 (noon finish)

 

Half-term:  Monday 27th May 2019 – Friday 31st May 2019

 

May Day: Monday 6th May 2019

 

Term dates 2019 – 2020

 

Autumn Term

 

Thursday 5th September 2019 – Friday 13th December 2019 (1 p.m. finish)

 

Half-term: Monday 21st October 2019 – Friday 25th October 2019

 

Spring Term

 

Tuesday 7th January 2020 – Wednesday 1st April 2020 (15:45 finish)

 

Half-term:  Monday 24th February 2020 – Friday 28th February 2020

 

Summer Term

 

Monday 20th April 2020 – Thursday 16th July 2020 (noon finish)

 

Half-term:  Monday 25th May 2020 – Friday 29th May 2020

 

May Day: Monday 4th May 2020