TERM DATES 2017 – 2018
Term dates are set on the basis of 195 days and five inset days are allocated from within the agreed dates. Monday 4th September 2017 is already fixed as an inset date by Staffordshire County Council. The remaining four inset days have been allocated by the Academy as follows:
Friday 6th October 2017
Wednesday 3rd January 2018
Thursday 12th April 2018
Friday 13th April 2018
AUTUMN TERM 2017
Inset Day Staff Training Day Monday 4th September 2017
Staff: Monday 4th September – Friday 20th October 2017
Pupils: Tuesday 5th September – Friday 20th October 2017
Inset Day Staff Training Day Friday 6th October 2017
Holiday: Monday 23rd October – Friday 27th October 2017
Staff & Pupils: Monday 30th October – Tuesday 19th December 2017
Holiday: Wednesday 20th December 2017 – Tuesday 2nd January 2018
SPRING TERM 2018
Inset Day Staff Training Day Wednesday 3rd January 2018
Staff: Wednesday 3rd January – Friday 16th February 2018
Pupils: Thursday 4th January – Friday 16th February 2018
Holiday: Monday 19th February – Friday 23rd February 2018
Staff & Pupils: Monday 26th February – Thursday 29th March 2018
Holiday: Friday 30th March - Wednesday 11th April 2018
Inset Days (pupils & staff) Thursday 12th April - Friday 13th April 2018
Easter Sunday: Sunday 1st April 2018
SUMMER TERM 2018
Staff & Pupils: Monday 16th April – Friday 25th May 2018
Bank Holiday: Monday 7th May 2018
Holiday: Monday 28th May – Friday 1st June 2018
Staff & Pupils: Monday 4th June – Friday 20th July 2018
Holiday: Monday 23rd July 2018 (pupils return on Tuesday 4th September 2018)
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