Last Day Of Term Arrangements 2017

As we fast approach the summer holidays, it is time to update you on a number of things for the end of this academic year and the start of next.

Arrangements for the last day of term

The last day of term is Friday 21st July, and students must attend school until the end of term.  On Friday 21st July, students will finish school early, the arrangements are as follows:

The day will be as normal for periods 1 and 2, followed by 1st Break as normal 11.40am – 12.10pm.  At the end of break, students will go to their form room and meet with their Form Tutor.  Students will then be escorted off the school site at 12.30 p.m.

Arrangements for the start of the new term:

Monday 4th September 2017: School closure day for students

Tuesday 5th September 2017: First day at School for students

We look forward to welcoming students back on the 5th September.  All students start at 8.45 a.m. as usual.

Teacher Training Days for the academic year 2017/2018

Students attend school in England and Wales for 190 days per year and teachers for 195.  There are 5 school closure or teacher training days.  Next academic year these school closure/teacher training days will be:

Monday 4th September 2017

Monday 6th November 2017

Friday 22nd December 2017

Friday 22nd June 2018

Monday 23rd July 2018


A full uniform list (including PE kit) is in the students’ planners and on the school website  Please note that footwear should be sensible black leather shoes no trainers. Please do not purchase canvas pumps or boots to be used at school.   Please note that leggings or jean-style canvas trousers are not acceptable.

Pinders are responsible for the sale of our school uniform and their details are:

Pinders Schoolwear:

Tel:  01709 720043   E-mail:

Address:  16 College Walk, Rotherham (in the bus station).


You can purchase uniform by telephoning, e-mailing or visiting Pinders, you can view the uniform on their website.  If you have any questions regarding the above please contact Mrs D Harris on 01709 515005.

Click here to view the school letter