Michaelmas term, 2019

Return to school times:

New pupils: all new pupils to the College (this includes all pupils joining the M4 year from the Lower School) should have been contacted by their Housemaster/Housemistress who will have informed them of when they are due to arrive at school on Sunday 1 September. 

3rd Form pupils will have been contacted separately by the Head of Lower School.

L4, U4 and 5th Form pupils:

All boarders should be in school by 7pm on Monday 2 September.

All day pupils should be in school for morning registration at 8.20am on Tuesday 3 September.

Lower Sixth pupils:

New pupils arrive as per Housemaster/Housemistress instruction.

All returning pupils (last year’s 5th Form) should be in school by 1pm on Monday 2 September.

NB: Houses will be open in the morning to receive pupils and/or their belongings.

Upper Sixth pupils:

All members of the Upper Sixth should return by arrangement with their Housemaster/Housemistress on Monday 2 September, unless required by their HMM to assist with new pupils on Sunday 1 September, about which they will have been contacted separately.

If any pupil is unsure of their scheduled return to school they should contact their Housemaster/Housemistress directly.


First exeat: Friday 27 September, 6pm – Sunday 29 September, 9pm.

Half term: Saturday 19 October, 12.30pm – Sunday 3 November 9pm.

Second exeat: Friday 22 November, 6pm – Sunday 24 November, 9pm.

End of term: Friday 13 December, 1pm.


Lent term, 2020

Start of term – boarders: Monday 6 January, 7pm.

Start of term – day pupils: Tuesday 7 January, 8.20am.

Exeat: Friday 24 January, 6pm – Sunday 26 January 9pm.

Half term: Friday 14 February, 6pm – Sunday 23 February 9pm.

End of term: Friday 27 March, 3.15pm.


Summer term, 2020

Please Note: In light of the Government’s announcement that the early May Bank Holiday will be moved in 2020 to commemorate the 75th anniversary of VE Day, our Summer Term Exeat dates have changed. Please see below for the new dates.

Start of term – boarders: Sunday 19 April, 7pm.

Start of term – day pupils: Monday 20 April, 8.20am.

Exeat: Thursday 7 May, 6pm – Sunday 10 May, 9pm (boarders) / Monday 11 May 8.20am (day pupils).

Half term: Saturday 23 May, after Founder’s Day – Sunday 31 May, 9pm.

End of term: Friday 26 June, 1pm.