Gorse Hill School For Parents

School Hours & Term Dates

School Timetables

Nursery SessionTiming
Nursery a.m. Session8:30am - 11:30am
Nursery p.m. Session12:30pm - 3:30pm
YearMorningLunchAfternoon
Reception8:40am - 11:30 am11:30am - 12:30pm12:30pm - 3:10pm
Year 18:40am - 11:45am11:45am - 12:40pm12:40pm - 3:10pm
Year 28:40am - 12:00pm12:00pm - 12:50pm12:50pm - 3:10pm
Year 38:40am - 12:10pm12:10pm - 1:00pm1:00pm - 3:20pm
Year 48:40am - 12:10pm12:10pm - 1:00pm1:00pm - 3:20pm
Year 58:40am - 12:10pm12:10pm - 1:00pm1:00pm - 3:20pm
Year 68:40am - 12:10pm12:10pm - 1:00pm1:00pm - 3:20pm

Fridays

The school closes at 1.00 pm every Friday, however, at Gorse Hill we also offer childcare on Friday afternoons. For more information please see the Friday After-School Childcare page by clicking on the button below.


Term Dates 2019-20

Detailed below are the term dates for the 2018-19 school year. Please book family trips and holidays outside of school time. If you book a holiday during school time or need to register an absence for any other reason, please complete an absence request form. Please be aware that you may be issued with a penalty notice of £60 per child, per parent, for time off taken during school time.

TermDates
Term 14 September 2019 - 22 October 2019
Half Term23 October 2019 - 3 November 2019
Term 24 November 2019 - 20 December 2019
Half Term21 December 2019 - 5 January 2020
Term 36 January 2020 - 14 February 2020
Half Term15 February 2020 - 23 February 2020
Term 424 February 2020 - 3 April 2020
Half Term4 April 2020-19 April 2020
Term 520 April 2020 - 22 May 2020
Half Term23 May 2020- 1 June 2020
Term 62 June 2020 - 22 July 2020

Click the button below to view the full term dates for the 2019-20 academic year.

TD Days (school closed for pupils)

  • Monday 2nd September
  • Tuesday 3rd September
  • Wednesday 23rd October
  • Monday 1st June 2020
  • Monday 6th July 2020

Early May Bank Holiday 2020

The early May bank Holiday for 2020 is on Friday 8th May to coincide with 75th Anniversary of VE Day.

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