Term Dates 2017/18


Trinity Term 2018

Start of Term Tuesday 24th April 2018
Half-Term Monday 28th May – Friday 1st June 2018
Prizegiver’s Holiday  Friday 29th June 2018 (No School)
End of Term Friday 13th July 2018

The Donhead Terms are named after the academic terms used in the old days in England, from the Liturgical Calendar which used to govern the year.

Michaelmas - The first term of the school year in the autumn. It is named after the Feast of St Michael and All Angels, which falls at the end of September.

Lent - The second term of the school year is named after Lent, the long period of fasting that leads up to Easter.

Trinity - The third, and final, term of the academic year is named after Trinity Sunday.

TERM DATES 2018/19


Michaelmas Term 2018

New Staff Intro. Day Friday 31st August 2018
Staff INSET DAY Monday 3rd & Tuesday 4th September 2018
Start of Term Wednesday 5th September 2018
Half-Term Monday 22nd October – Friday 26th October 2018
Campion Day Friday 30th November 2018 (NO SCHOOL)
End of Term Friday 14th December 2018

Lent Term 2019

New Staff Intro. Day Monday 7th January 2019
INSET DAY Tuesday 8th January 2019
Start of Term Wednesday 9th January 2019
Half-Term Monday 18th February – Friday 22nd February 2019
End of Term Friday 29th March 2019

Trinity Term 2019

Staff INSET DAY Tuesday 23rd April 2019
Start of Term Wednesday 24th April 2019
Bank Holiday Monday 6th May (NO SCHOOL)
Half-Term Monday 27th – Friday 31st May 2019
Prizegiver’s Holiday  Friday 28th June 2019 (NO SCHOOL)
End of Term Thursday 11th July 2019
Staff INSET DAY Friday 12th July 2019 (10am - 3pm)


Visit our 'School Day' webpage for details of the official school hours and arrangments for arrival and collection outside these times.