Term Dates

The BGS specific 2016/17 calendar for parents will be issued at beginning of term

  • Half term week: 24 to 28 October
  • Autumn term ends: 16 December for students, 19th and 20th are staff training days

Spring term 2017

  • Starts: 5 January 2017
  • Half term: 13 to 17 February 2017
  • Ends: 31 March 2017

Summer term 2017

  • Starts: 18 April 2017
  • Half term: 29 May to 2 June 2017
  • Ends: 21 July 2017

Schools will be closed on Bank Holiday Monday 1 May 2017.

Recommended in-service training days for teachers:

  • Thursday 1 September 2016
  • Friday 2 September 2016 plus secondary registration for 6th form
  • Wednesday 4 January 2017
  • The 2 additional in-service training days will be decided by each school

Transition dates: Tuesday 4 July 2017 and Wednesday 5 July 2017.

For dates of the 2017/18 academic year please click here to view the calendar.