Calendar

2017-18


SEPTEMBER
4Autumn Term Begins
INSET DAY - School Closed for Pupils
5Years 7 and 12 to attend only
6All pupils to attend
11Sports Presentation Evening
13Year 11 Geology Field work P3-5
14Year 12/13 PE Conference - Cardiff Met
15Year 11 Computerised Report Issued
18 - 22Make your Mark - Voting for UK Youth Parliament
19Year 11 Geology Field work
Year 9 PSE Day
22Year 12 & 13 EP Visit - Skanda Vale Temples, Carmarthen
Year 8 PSE Day
25Year 12/13 DT Visit London 
27Year 13 Seren visit P1-4 -Bryn Hafren
28Year 11 Careers interviews (40) P1-4
 

OCTOBER
2Wellbeing Survey for all year groups begins
   Year 12 & 13 DT visit - WJEC P1-4
3Year 11 DT visit - WJECP1-4
4Year 6 New Intake Evening 4 - 6pm
5Provisional Year 10 & 11 Drama Theatre visit
9Year 7 Cause for Concern Evening
9 - 13Local Democracy Week - Elections Y7, 10 & 12. Vale Youth Mayor
10Year 11 Parents’ Evening Maths & some English ONLY
11Year 10 Skills Cymru (am)
School Council Meeting
12Year 11 Skills Cymru (am)
24Year 11 Maths- Walk, Talk Mock. 11X & Y P3/4 Intermediate
25Year 12 & 13 Art & Photography Gallery visit - Birmingham
26Year 12 & 13 Art Gallery visit 
Year 8 Maths Mentoring - Dow Corning
Year 12 Seren launch visit - P5 onwards
30 - 3 NovHalf Term Holiday 
 

NOVEMBER
2University Entrance Exams
7Senior Maths Challenge - Round 1 
8Music Themed Concert
10Remembrance Service - Year 7 & representatives from Year 13
21Year 11 Parents’ Evening
23Urdd Netball Tournament - all year groups
27Year 10 & 11 DT Construction site visit (am only)
28Year 12 Parents’ Evening
 

DECEMBER
6School Council Meeting
Year 12 Seren conference visit - all day (or 7th Dec)
12Year 12 & 13 EP visit Hindu Temple Cardiff P1/2
Year 10 Parents’ Evening
12-15 & 18-20Year 11 Pre Public Examinations
15 - 19Year 7 Llangrannog visit
18 - 21Senior Ski Course
19Christmas Concert
20Year 13 Reports Issued (3pm)
21Term Ends for Pupils
22STAFF INSET DAY - School Closed
  

JANUARY
8 - 12Year 12 & 13 Mock Exams
11Year 9 Parents’ Evening
12 - 14Year 9 Welsh Glan-Llyn visit 
15Provisional Year 10 Rotary Chef Competition
16Year 8 Parents’ Evening
17Year 12 Geography Fieldwork
25Year 11 & 12 UCAS Information Evening - 6pm
26Year 10 Silver D of E visit - leave 4pm Friday
30   Year 11 into 12 Options Evening 4 - 6pm
31School Council Meeting 
  

FEBRUARY
1Intermediate Maths Challenge – Round 1
8 - 11Year 12 French Paris visit
9, 12 & 13School Production Rehearsal P1-5
12Year 11 into 12 Options Forms returned
12 - 16School Performing Arts Production
16Year 11 Reports Issued
19 - 21Year 10, 11 & 12 German - Berlin visit
19 - 23Half Term Holiday
28Year 13 Parents’ Evening
  

MARCH
7Year 12 Geography Fieldwork
9 - 11Year 8, 9 &10 Netball Tournament - leave pm Friday
16Year 11 & 13 School Photo 
19Year 12 & 13 Psychology visit - London
19 - 23Rosslyn Park Rugby 7s Tournament - Mon Y8 Tues & Wed Y11 Thurs Y12&13
20 - 27Year 9 French Exchange - Cowbridge
21School Council Meeting
23Year 12 Reports Issued
23 - 25    Year 10 Silver DofE visit
27 - 29Year 7/8, 9/10, 12/13 Urdd Rugby 7s Tournament 
29     Year 9 Reports Issued 
29End of Term
30Good Friday Bank Holiday - School Closed
  

APRIL
7 - 13  Year 8 & 9 Ski Course
18Year 8 Reports Issued
19        Key Stage 4 Options Evening (4 - 6pm) 
20 - 22Year 9 Bronze D of E visit - leave 4pm Fri
25Key Stage 4 Options Forms returned
25 - 27Year 7 - 9 Maths Reasoning Test
26Junior Maths Challenge
  

MAY
1 - 4Year 7 - 9 Literacy & Numeracy tests
3Year 7 Parents’ Evening
7May Day Bank Holiday - School Closed
12 - 13Year 9 Bronze D of E visit 
14      Year 12 Study Leave & Work Experience
16School Council Meeting
25Key Stage 3 English visit - Hay Festival
28-1 JunHalf Term Holiday
  

JUNE
2 - 3     Provisional Y9 Bronze D of E visit 
6 - 14Year 9 French Exchange – Nantes
11Year 12 Return from Study Leave & Work Experience
16 - 17Provisional Y9 Bronze D of E visit 
18Head Boy/Head Girl Interview process starts
19 & 20Year 10 Geography Fieldwork
21Year 10 Reports Issued
Art Exhibition - 6pm
22INSET DAY - School Closed for Pupils
22 - 24Year 10 Silver D of E visit 
26Year 10 & 12 Art Royal Academy visit
New Intake Parents’ Evening - 6pm
27PCLO day
28D&T Exhibition - 6pm
Food Technology Restaurant Evening
28 & 2 JulNew Intake Transition Day - Alternative Timetable to Apply
29Year 12 English Visit

30 - 1 Jul

Year 9 Bronze D of E visit 

    

JULY
2New Intake Transition Day 
3 - 6Year 10 Internal Examinations
4School Council Meeting
4 & 6Year 12 (13) Geography Fieldwork
5Year 12 Biology visit - Bristol Zoo
Year 7 Reports Issued
9 & 11Year 10 Geography Fieldwork
9 - 13Year 10 Mock Interviews - WBQ
10Sports Day
12 - 14       Year 7 Normandy visit
14 - 15Provisional Year 9 Bronze D of E visit 
17 - 19      Year 10 WBQ Community Project 
20End of term
20 - 24         Year 10 Geography Visit
21 - 22Provisional Year 9 Bronze D of E visit 
23 & 24INSET DAYS - School Closed for Pupils
  

AUGUST
16        AS/A Level Exam Results
23GCSE Exam Results
  

2018-2019 Term Dates

2019-2020 Term Dates