TERM DATES 2019/20
Michaelmas Term 2019
|New Staff Intro. Day||Friday 30th August 2019|
|Staff INSET DAY||Monday 2nd & Tuesday 3rd September 2019|
|Start of Term||Wednesday 4th September 2019|
|Half-Term||Monday 21st October – Friday 25th October 2019|
|Campion Day||Friday 29th November 2019 (NO SCHOOL)|
|End of Term||Friday 13th December 2019|
Lent Term 2020
|New Staff Intro. Day||Monday 6th January 2020|
|INSET DAY||Tuesday 7th January 2020|
|Start of Term||Wednesday 8th January 2020|
|Half-Term||Monday 17th February – Friday 21st February 2020|
|End of Term||Friday 27th March 2020|
Trinity Term 2020
|Staff INSET DAY||Monday 20th April 2020|
|Start of Term||Tuesday 21st April 2020|
|Bank Holiday||Friday 8th May 2020 (NO SCHOOL)|
|Half-Term||Monday 25th – Friday 29th May 2020|
|Prizegiver’s Holiday||Friday 26th June 2020 (NO SCHOOL)|
|End of Term||Thursday 9th July 2020|
|Staff INSET DAY||Friday 10th July 2020|
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.