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USH School Calendar

Autumn Term 2016

Term Begins:
Tuesday 6th September 2016 (Year 7 and Year 11)
Wednesday 7th September 2016 (All other years)

Half-term: Monday 24th - Friday 28th October 2016

Term Ends:
Thursday 15th December 2016

Inset/Closures:
Monday 5th September 2016
Friday 16th December 2016

Spring Term 2017

Term Begins:
Tuesday 3rd January 2017

Half-term: Monday 20th - Friday 24th February 2017

Term Ends:
Friday 7th April 2017

Inset/Closures:
Friday 24th March 2017

Summer Term 2017

Term Begins:
Monday 24th April 2017

Half-term: Monday 29th May - Friday 2nd June 2017

Term Ends:
Friday 21st July 2017

Inset/Closures:
Monday 1st May 2017 (May Day Bank Holiday)
Monday 24th and Tuesday 25th July 2017

Autumn Term 2017

Term Begins: 
Tuesday 5th September 2017 (Year 7 and Year 11)
Wednesday 6th September 2017 (All other years)

Half-term: Monday 23rd - Friday 27th October 2017

Term Ends:
Wednesday 20th December 2017

Inset/Closures:
Monday 4th September 2017
Thursday 21st December 2017

Spring Term 2018

Term Begins: 
Monday 8th January 2018

Half-term: Monday 12th- Friday 16th February 2018

Term Ends:
Thursday 29th March 2018

Inset/Closures:
Monday 12th March 2018

Summer Term 2018

Term Begins: 
Monday 16th April 2018

Half-term: Monday 28th May - Friday 1st June 2018

Term Ends:
Wednesday 25th July 2018

Inset/Closures:
Monday 7th May 2018 (May Day Bank Holiday)
Friday 22nd June 2018
Wednesday 25th July 2018


INSET/Closure Dates 2016/2017

Monday 5th September 2016
Friday 16th December 2016
Friday 24th March 2017
Monday 24th July 2017
Tuesday 25th July 2017

INSET/Closure Dates 2017/2018

Monday 4th September 2017
Thursday 21st December 2017
Monday 12th March 2018
Monday 7th May 2018 (May Day Bank Holiday)
Friday 22nd June 2018
Wednesday 25th July 2018

PDFs provided by Southampton City Council

School Day

8:30 - 8:50 Tutor Time
8:50 - 9:50 Period 1
9:50 - 10:50 Period 2
10:50 - 11:05 Break
11:05 - 12:05 Period 3
12:05 - 1:05 Period 4
1:05 - 1:40 Lunch
1:40 - 2:40 Period 5

June 2017

  • 28
    WED
    No events today
  • 29
    THU
    Featured Event: Southampton Schools Media and Film Awards Evening - Southampton Solent University (The Spark Building, East Park Terrace)
    6pm-8.30pm
  • 30
    FRI
    Featured Event: "Talk the Talk" - Year 9
    In school event

July 2017

  • 03
    MON
    Featured Event: Year 10 Sports Day Sports Centre
    1pm - 3pm (approx.)
  • Featured Event: JET Prom - Central Hall
    7pm
  • 04
    TUE
    Featured Event: Year 6 Transition Evening
    For parents of children moving up to USH in September 2017 From 5pm - SkoolKit (Uniform) 6.30pm - Welcome 7pm - Meet the Tutor
  • 07
    FRI
    Featured Event: ***Cancelled***"The Great Wooden Spoon Auction" (PTFA Charity Auction)
  • 11
    TUE
    Featured Event: Awards Evening - Central Hall, Southampton
    7.00pm
  • 12
    WED
    Featured Event: Sports Day Years 7, 8 & 9 Sports Centre Field Events AM Track Events PM
    9.15am - 2.40pm
  • 18
    TUE
    Featured Event: PAG: An outline of the developments of our new online homework to develop student ownership and development of their learning.
  • 21
    FRI
    Featured Event: Last Day of Term
  • 24
    MON
    Featured Event: Inset Day
  • 25
    TUE
    Featured Event: Inset Day

September 2017

  • 04
    MON
    Featured Event: Inset Day
  • 05
    TUE
    Featured Event: First Day of Term (Year 7 and Year 11)
  • 06
    WED
    Featured Event: First Day of Term for Year 8, 9 and 10 (Year 7 & 11 start on September 5th)
  • 22
    FRI
    Featured Event: PTFA Quiz Night
  • 30
    SAT
    Featured Event: Open Morning

October 2017

  • 14
    SAT
    Featured Event: PTFA Car Boot Sale
  • 23
    MON
    Featured Event: Half Term (Monday 23rd-Friday 27th October)

December 2017

  • 20
    WED
    Featured Event: Last Day of Term
  • 21
    THU
    Featured Event: Inset Day

January 2018

  • 08
    MON
    Featured Event: First Day of Term

February 2018

  • 12
    MON
    Featured Event: Half Term (Monday 12th - Friday 16th February)

March 2018

  • 12
    MON
    Featured Event: Inset Day
  • 29
    THU
    Featured Event: Last Day of Term

April 2018

  • 16
    MON
    Featured Event: First Day of Term

May 2018

  • 07
    MON
    Featured Event: School Closure: May Day Bank Holiday
  • 28
    MON
    Featured Event: Half Term (Monday 28th May - Friday 1st June)

June 2018

  • 25
    MON
    Featured Event: Inset Day

July 2018

  • 24
    TUE
    Featured Event: Last Day of Term
  • 25
    WED
    Featured Event: Inset Day

“"Thank you to every teacher that helped me when I needed them: I don't have one teacher to pick from - there are lots."” Year 11 leaver