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"Castle School Education Trust is committed to high quality education across the primary, secondary and sixth form key stages. Our schools cover the South Gloucestershire area. We encourage independence within each school within a strong framework of values."

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Times of the School Day

Arrival at school

Children are to arrive between 8.20am and 8.40am.

Year 7, 8 and 9 will enter by the Religious Studies and SEN classrooms.

Year 10 and 11 will enter through the normal student entrance.

Students are not permitted to enter the school building.  On arrival they will be expected to wash or sanitize their hands and then line up outside in a designated area ready for an equipment/uniform check and to be escorted into the building.  This is to prevent mixing of year groups.

School Day

We are planning to have a full broad and balanced curriculum on offer for students.

Children will be expected to wash their hands during break times and use the hand sanitisers on entrance to subject areas before entering their classrooms. Students will also support in cleaning their tables before moving to their next lesson.

Students are in year group bubbles.

Time Activity
8.20 - 8.40 Arrival at school and line up
8.40 - 9.00 Tutor or Year Group assembly
9.00 - 10.00 Period 1

10.00 - 11.30

Period 2 including:

10.00 - 10.30 Years 8 and 10 - Break 1

11.00 - 11.30 Years 7, 9, 11, 12 and 13 - Break 1

11.30 - 12.30 Period 3
12.30 - 14.00

Period 4 including:

12.30 - 13.00 Years 8. 10, 12 and 13 - Break 2

13.30 - 14.00 Years 7, 9 and 11 - Break 2

14.00 - 15.10

Period 5 including staggered exits:

15.00 Year 7 and 8

15.05 Year 9 and 10

15.10 Year 11, and 12 and 13

Term Dates

2021/22

  Term

  Starts

  Ends

  Term 1       

  Thursday 2 September 2021       

  Friday 22 October 2021

  Term 2

  Monday 1 November 2021

  Friday 17 December 2021       

  Term 3

  Tuesday 4 January 2022

  Friday 18 February 2022

  Term 4

  Monday 28 February 2022

  Friday 8 April 2022

  Term 5

  Monday 25 April 2022

  Friday 27 May 2022

  Term 6

  Monday 6 June 2022

  Thursday 21 July 2022

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INSET Dates are;

INSET 1 - Term 1 - Thursday 2nd September 2021 

INSET 2 - Term 1 - Friday 22nd October 2021 

INSET 3 - Term 2 - Monday 1st November 2021 

INSET 4 - Term 3 - Tuesday 4th January 2022 

INSET 5 - Term 4 - Friday 8th April 2022 

INSET 6 - Term 6 - Friday 17th June 2022

 

BANK HOLIDAYS:

Monday 27th December 2021 - Christmas Day Holiday 

Tuesday  28th December 2021- Boxing Day Holiday

Monday 3rd January 2022 - New Year’s Day Holiday 

Friday 15th  April 2022 - Good Friday

Monday 18th April 2022 - Easter Monday

Monday 2nd May 2022 - Early May Bank Holiday

Thursday 2nd June  2022 - Spring Bank Holiday

Friday 3rd June 2022  - Platinum Jubilee Holiday 

Monday 29th August 2022 - Summer Bank Holiday

2022/23

  Term

  Starts

  Ends

  Term 1       

  Thursday 1 September 2022      

  Friday 21 October 2022

  Term 2

  Monday 31 October 2022

  Friday 16 December 2022     

  Term 3

  Tuesday 3 January 2023

  Friday 10 February 2023

  Term 4

  Monday 20 February 2023

  Friday 31 March 2023

  Term 5

  Monday 17 April 2023

  Friday 26 May 2023

  Term 6

  Monday 5 June 2023

  Friday 21 Jul

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INSET dates 

1.  Thurs 1st September 2022
2.  Friday 21st October 2022
3.  Monday 31st October 2022
4. Tuesday 3rd January 2023
5.  Monday 17th April 2023
6.  Friday 23rd June 2023