Start of Term Arrangments

Your son or daughter’s Housemaster or Housemistress will be in contact in July to welcome you to their house and to invite you to a house reception at the beginning of term. They will also allocate a ‘buddy’ for your son or daughter who will be in touch over the summer. For your reference, the arrangements for the start of term are set out below.

Upper School Day Pupils

Date

Time

Information

Thursday 6 September

08:30

Welcome and induction sessions for all new Upper School day pupils; including IT registration, photographs and allocation of lockers

13:30Pick up/Buses depart

From 18:00House Receptions – more information to follow.

Friday 7 September

08:25Morning registration at 08:25 and normal lessons commence

17:30End of the School day and buses depart

Saturday 8 September

08:25Normal Saturday morning lessons

MorningMouthguard fitting - Pavilion
From 13:00BBQ lunch and sports training (Rugby for boys, Hockey for girls * see details below). Parents are most welcome

16:30Buses depart

Upper School Boarding Pupils

Date

Time

Information

Thursday 6 September

From 10:00

New Upper School boarders arrive at School.

11:00Tea and coffee at the Pavilion for new boarders, parents and guardians, followed by an introduction to the School by Mark Neve, Head of Foundation.

11:30Tours of the School site for parents and guardians.


12:15

Lunch at the Pavilion for new boarding pupils, parents and guardians.

13:00

Welcome by the Mark Lascelles, Head Master at the Pavilion

13:30Induction sessions for all new Upper School pupils; including IT registration and photographs.

14:30

Parents depart. Optional visit to Devizes.

Friday 7

September

08:25

Registration and lessons commence

Saturday 8
September
08:25Normal Saturday morning lessons

MorningMouthguard fitting - Pavilion
From 13:00BBQ lunch and sports training (Rugby for boys, Hockey for girls * see details below). Parents are most welcome.