Upper School Start of Term Arrangements

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 Boarding Pupils

Date

Time

Information

Thursday 3 September

16:00

Welcome tea outside boarding houses for pupils and parents/guardians
  From 16:30

Induction sessions (by House) in the Library for all new Upper School boarders, accompanied by buddies, to include IT registration and photographs.

  From 18:30 Boarders’ supper.

 

Friday 4

September

08:25

 

Registration and lessons commence

 

Saturday 5
September
08:25 Normal Saturday morning lessons

 

  From 15:00

Fourth Form Boys: Touch Rugby
Fourth Form Girls: Hockey or Outdoor Dance
Fifth Form Boys: Cricket
Fifth Form Girls: Hockey
Sixth Form: Tennis, Athletics or Swimming

Upper School Day Pupils

Date

Time

Information

Thursday 3 September 09:00

 

Welcome and induction sessions for all new Upper School day pupils; including IT registration, photographs and allocation of lockers
  09:30

Tutor meetings in Houses

  13:30 Pick up/Buses depart

 

  18:00 Teams meetings by House for parents of new pupils 

 

Friday 4 September

 

08:25 Morning registration, book returns and and normal lessons commence in lesson 2

 

  17:30 End of the School day and buses depart

 

Saturday 5 September

 

08:25 Normal Saturday morning lessons

 

  From 15:00 Fourth Form Boys: Touch Rugby
Fourth Form Girls: Hockey or Outdoor Dance
Fifth Form Boys: Cricket
Fifth Form Girls: Hockey
Sixth Form: Tennis, Athletics or Swimming