Autumn term: Monday 4 September - Friday 22 December 2017
Monday 4 September - Staff training day
Tuesday 5 September - Students return to school
Friday 6 October - Staff training day
Saturday 21 October- Sunday 5 November - Half term holiday
Monday 6 November - Students return to school
Friday 22 December - Break up for Christmas holiday.
Spring term: Monday 8 January - Thursday 29 March 2018
Friday 5 January - Staff training day
Monday 8 January - Students return to school
Friday 16 February - Break up for half term holiday
Monday 26 February - Students return to school
Friday 30 March - Break up for Easter holiday.
Summer term: Monday 16 April - Friday 3 August 2018
Monday 16 April - Students return to school
Monday 7 May - May day bank holiday
Friday 25 May - Break up for half term holiday
Monday 11 June - Students return to school
Friday 6 July - Staff training day
Friday 3 August - Break up for summer holiday
2018-19 academic year will begin on Monday 3 September 2018.
School term dates 2018-19
Autumn Term: Monday 3 September 2018 – Sunday 6 January 2019
Monday 3 September – Staff training day
Tuesday 4 September – Students return to school
Thursday 18 October – Break up for autumn half term holiday
Friday 19 October – Staff training day
Monday 5 November – Students return to school
Friday 21 December – Break up for Christmas holiday – 2:30pm finish forstudents
Spring Term: Thursday 7 February – Sunday 28 April 2019
Monday 7 January – Staff training day
Tuesday 8 January – Students return to school
Friday 15 February – Break up for spring half term holiday
Monday 25 February – Staff training day
Tuesday 26 February – Students return to school
Friday 12 April – Break up for Easter Holiday – 2:30pm finish for students
Summer Term: Monday 29 April – Monday 2 September 2019
Monday 29 April – Students return to school
Monday 6 May – May day bank holiday
Friday 24 May – Break up for summer half term holiday
Monday 10 June – Students return to school
Friday 2 August – Break up for summer holiday – 2:30pm finish for students
Next academic year will begin on 2 September 2019.
School Christmas production
Our school’s Christmas production of Aladdin has been postponed on Thursday 14 December 2017 due to adverse weather and illness. It will now take place on Thursday 21 December 2017 at 11am.
Specialist advice and training
RNIB Periscope is our national outreach service for blind and partially sighted children and young people, including those with additional disabilities and complex needs. We take our specialist expertise to the wider community, providing practical support and educational advice for parents and professionals.
Your donation can help us to provide wonderful experiences for children and young people with multiple disabilities and complex health needs who are blind or partially sighted, at RNIB Pears Centre for Specialist Learning.