JOINING INSTRUCTIONS FOR STUDENTS STARTING IN YEARS 7-10
New Pupils' Meeting - Tuesday, 2nd September - 2.00-4.00pm
Year 7 pupils should arrive for a 2pm start in the Dining Hall - parking will be available in the yard. All other new pupils starting in Years 8-10 should also arrive at 2pm and report to Reception. Full school uniform should be worn. Please collect your son at 4.00pm from the Dining Hall. Again parking is available at this time in the yard.
Term starts - Wednesday, 3rd September - 8.45am (Registration)
Speech Day - Thursday, 4th September
School will close at 12.40 for all pupils in Years 8-13. Lunch will be available for those that want it. Year 7 will have a full day in School. Buses will leave for all pupils at 4.10pm.
All pupils should be in their seats by 6.35pm at the Royal Concert Hall. Speech Day will start at 7.00pm.
JOINING INSTRUCTIONS FOR YEAR 12 (SIXTH FORM) - September 2014
Start of Term: Wednesday 3rd September 2014 (8.45 am) The programme for the first day will be distributed to you at Monday’s meeting, but be prepared to bring your Games kit for the afternoon games lessons – please check the School website for the appropriate kit. If you are uncertain which games activity you will be involved in, please ask on Monday morning.
Speech Day: Thursday 4th September 2014 at the Royal Concert Hall (6.45 pm for 7.00 pm start).
Speech Day replaces afternoon school on September 4th, so lessons finish at 12.40 pm, but the school buses will not leave until 4.00 pm. You are welcome to remain in the Sixth Form Centre in the afternoon – the Library will also be open. All Year 12s are expected to attend Speech Day in full School Uniform, acting as role models to the younger pupils.
RUGBY TRAINING - Thursday, 4th September
Rugby training will take place on the afternoon of Speech Day for the U13s and U15s, plus the 1st and 2nd XV squads. Buses will leave school at 1.15pm. Boys can be collected from Valley Rd at 3.30pm, or returned to school in time for school buses at 4.00pm.