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St Swithun's Church of England Primary Academy

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Key Dates




  Term 1

Term 1

Tuesday 17 & Thursday 19 October 2023

Parents’ evening

Thursday 19 October 2023

Last day of term

Friday 20 October 2023

Inset Day

Term 2

Term 2

Monday 6 November 2023

All children return to school

Monday 6 November 2023

Newstead Visit to the Bassetlaw Museum

Monday 6 – Friday 10 November 2023

UK Parliament Week
Wednesday 8 November 2023

PTA Film Night (EYFS & KS1)

Friday 10 November 2023

Remembrance Day Lunch

Monday 13 – Friday 17 November 2023

Anti-Bullying Week
Wednesday 15 November 2023

PTA Film Night (KS2)

Friday 17 November 2023

‘Children in Need’ Day

Friday 17 November 2023

EYFS Bike ability

Wednesday 22 & Thursday 23 November 2023SEN Reviews
Friday 1 December 2023

Lantern making day for KS2 children

Thursday 14 December 2023Christmas Service at St Saviour’s Church (am) / Lantern Parade (pm)
Monday 18 December 2023

KS1 Nativity (pm)

Tuesday 19 December 2023

KS1 Nativity (am)

Tuesday 19 December 2023

Christmas Dinner Day

Wednesday 20 December 2023

EYFS Nativity (am)

Friday 22 December 2023

Last day of Term

Term 3Term 3
Thursday 4th January 2024All children return to school
Friday 5th January 2024RE Day
Friday 12th January 2024Swimming starts again for Year 3/4 children
Friday 2nd February 2024NSPCC Number Day
Monday 5th -Friday 9th February 2024Children's Mental Health Week
Tuesday 6th February 2024Safer Internet Day
Friday 9th February 2024Last day of Term
Term 4Term 4
Monday 19th February 2024All children return to school
Wednesday 6th March 2024

SEN Reviews

Thursday 7th March 2024World Book Day & Parent/Carer lunch
Friday 8th March 2024Mother's Day Breakfast
Saturday 9th March 2024


Monday 11th March 2024Start of British Science Week
Wednesday 13th March 2024SEN Reviews
Friday 15th March 2024Science Day & Comic Relief
Tuesday 19th March 2024Parents' Evening
Wednesday 20th March 2024Coffee Morning (Mrs. Howlett & Mrs. Furmage)
Thursday 21st March 2024Marie Curie Coffee Morning & Parents' Evening
Thursday 28th March 2024Easter Service (Church TBC)
Thursday 28th March 2024Last Day of Term
Term 5

Term 5

Monday 15th April 2024All children return to school
Friday 26th April 2024Winnie the Pooh lunch
Monday 6th May 2024Bank Holiday Monday (No School)
Monday 13th - Friday 17th May 2024Key Stage 2 Assessment Week
Wednesday 15th May 2024Coffee Morning with Mrs Howlett and Mrs Furmage
Friday 24th May 2024Last day of term


NB: Whilst we will make every effort to keep to the above dates, sometimes events need to be moved. We will inform everyone through class Dojo should this be the case.