Shenfield High School

School Calendar

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Academic Year 2019 - 20

(Correct at time of publication – September 2019)


Autumn Term


Monday 2nd September – Wednesday 18th December 2019


Monday 2nd September

Inset Day

Tuesday 3rd September

Yr 7 start

Y12 Enrolment (9.00am – 11.00am)

Wednesday 4th September

Yrs 8, 9, 10, 11 and 13 return to school

Thursday 5th September

Yr 12 return to school

Thursday 12th September

Key Stage 4/5 Awards Evening – 6.30pm

Friday 13th September

Yr 8 Girls and Boys HPV1 Immunisations

Monday 16th September

Yr 7, 9 and 12 Photographs

Tuesday 17th September

New York trip (Business) Parents’ Information meeting – 6.00pm

Thursday 19th September

Yr 12 Parents’ Welcome Meeting - 6.00pm

Wednesday 25th September

Yr 7 Parents Meeting with Form Tutors – 2.45pm – 7.30pm

Thursday 3rd October

Students finish at 12.20pm

Open Evening 5.00pm – 8.00pm

Friday 4th October

Inset Day

Tuesday 8th October

Open Morning - 9.00 – 10.50am

Thursday 10th October

Careers Fair for Yrs 9 – 13 – 6.30pm – 8.30pm

Saturday 12th October

Yr 6 Aptitude Tests 12.00 – 3.00 pm

Monday 14th October

Open Morning - 9.00 – 10.50am

Wednesday 16th October

Second Sport Aptitude Test 4.00 – 6.00pm

Wednesday 16th October

Yr 7 PREP Parents’ information evening 6.30 – 7.30pm

Friday 25th October

UCAS reference deadline


 Half Term   Monday 28th October to Friday 1st November 2019


Thursday 14th November

Sixth Form Open Evening – Hall – 6.00pm


Junior Performing Arts Academy – Performance in Poetry 6.00pm at Beauchamps High

Monday 25th November – Friday 6th December

Yr 11 Internal Exams

Thursday 28th November

KS5 Performing Arts Evening – 6.30pm

Wednesday 11th December

Christmas Concert – 7.00pm

Thursday 12th December

Christmas Concert – 7.00pm

Wednesday 18th December

Last day of term – students finish at 12.00 noon


 Spring Term


Monday 6th January – Friday 3rd April 2020


Friday 10th January

Yr 11 Conference

Thursday 16th January

Yr 11 Parents’ Evening

Tuesday 21st January

Whole School Musical – 6.30pm

Wednesday 22nd January

Whole School Musical – 6.30pm

Thursday 23rd January

Whole School Musical – 6.30pm

Thursday 30th January

Yr 10 Parents’ Evening

Monday 27th January – Friday 7th February

Yr 12 Health & Social Care BTEC Extended Diploma Work Experience

Monday 3rd– Friday 14th February

Yr 13 Mocks

Thursday 6th February

Yr 12 Parents’ Evening – 4.00pm

Thursday 13th February

Yr 8 Parents’ Evening – 4.00pm


 Half Term   Monday 17th February – Friday 21st February 2020


Tuesday 25th February

Yr 9 girls and boys DTP & Meningitis ACWY injections

Thursday 27th February

Yr 13 Parents’ Evening – 4.00pm

Friday 28th February

Yr 9 Options Launch

Thursday 5th March

Yr 9 Options Evening – 5.00pm

Tuesday 10th March

Thursday 12th March

Y 11 individual and Y13 group photographs

Yr 9 Parents’ Evening – 4.00pm

Monday 16th – 27th March

Yr 12 Internal Exams

Monday 16th March – Friday 3rd April

Yr 11 English, Maths and Science PPE

Friday 20th March

Yr 9 Options Form Deadline

Wednesday 1st April

Easter Concert – 7.00pm

Friday 3rd April

Last day of Spring Term


Summer Term


Monday 20th April – Wednesday 22nd July 2020


Thursday 23rd April

Yr 12 Invite only Parents’ Evening – 4.00pm

Wednesday 29th April

Yr 10 Employer Engagement Day

Thursday 30th April

Yr 7 Parents’ Evening – 3.15pm

Tuesday 5th May

Junior Performing Arts Academy Showcase – 6.30pm

Thursday 7th May

Shenfield Musician of the Year – 6.30pm

Monday 11th May – 26th June

Yr 11 and 13 Public exams

Wednesday 13th May

Yr 6 Welcome Meetings – 4.00pm

Thursday 14th May

Yr 6 Welcome Meetings – 4.00pm


Half Term   Monday 25th May – Friday 29th May 2020


Tuesday 9th June

Yr 8 Girls and Boys HPV2 Immunisation

Thursday 11th June

Yr 12 Higher Education Fair

Wednesday 17th June – 3rd July

Yr 10 and Y12 Internal Exams

Wednesday 17th June

District Sports Day

Thursday 18th June

Performing Arts Awards Evening – 6.30pm

Monday 22nd and Tuesday 23rd June

Sixth Form Induction

Thursday 25th June

New Entrants Information Evening – 6.30pm

Friday 26th June

Yr 6 Induction Day

Thursday 2nd July

Summer Concert – 7.00pm

Friday 3rd July

Sports Day

Monday 6th – Friday 17th July

Year 12 Work Experience

Monday 6th July

Reserve Sports Day

Lower School Play – 6.30pm

Tuesday 7th July

Lower School Play – 6.30pm

Wednesday 8th July

Yr 9 Prep4Sept Evening – 5.00pm

Thursday 9th July

Art Exhibition – GCSE and A Level 3.00pm

Sports Award Evening – 6.00pm

Monday 13th July

Yr 10 Practice Interview Day

Tuesday 14th July

Yr 10 Invite only Parents’ Evening -– 4.00pm

Friday 17th July

Last day of term – students finish at 12.00 noon

Monday 20th Tuesday 21st and Wednesday 22nd July

Inset Days


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