Term Dates

Term dates and Key Dates

    Click here to download our key dates document for 2017/2018

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    Start Date

    End Date

    Autumn Term

    Monday 4th September

    Friday 15th December

    Half Term

    Monday 23rd October

    Friday 27th October

    Christmas Holiday

    Monday 18th December

    Monday 1st January



    Start Date

    End Date

    Spring Term

    Tuesday 2nd January

    Thursday 29th March

    Half Term

    Monday 12th February

    Friday 16th February

    Easter Holiday

    Friday 30th March

    Friday 13th April

    Summer Term

    Monday 16th April

    Wednesday 25th July

    Half Term

    Monday 28th May

    Friday 1st June

    Public Holidays


    Holiday Date


    25th & 26th December 2017

    New Year

    1st January 2018


    30th March & 2nd April 2018


    7th May 2018

    Spring Bank Holiday

    28th May 2018

    Summer Bank Holiday

    27th August 2018

    Inset Days
    Monday 4th September 2017
    Monday 2nd October 2017
    Friday 26th January 2018
    Monday 25th June 2018
    Wednesday 25th July 2018


    Owned by: THN | Last Published: 01/09/2017 16:08:32 | Next Update: August 2018

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Term Dates


Year 13 Art and Design Update

Year 13 Art and Design Celebration of Work Exhibition and Foundation Interviews

Meet the Scientist

STEM work brings Highcliffe and Southampton University together for yet another excellent experience.

Sisters win gold in Karate Championships

Three sisters, who attend Highcliffe School, bring back gold from the South England Martial Arts Open Karate Championships.

Sixth Formers try their hand at life drawing

12 of our Year 13ís took part in University style life drawing sessions at Arts University Bournemouth, giving them valuable experience in further education.

Highcliffe Historians at 'The Great War Debate'

Highcliffe Sixth Form history students traveled to Bath to take part in a Question Time-style debate on WW1, chaired by BBC Newsnight's Mark Urban

Power to Perform

Nutritional Advice for Examinations

Year 7 and 8 Girls Sports Success!

Year 7 netball team make it through to County Finals after hard fought tournament and our Year 8 girls football make it into the final of the County Cup!

Successful first day of Year 10 Mock Interviews

Our first round of mock interviews sees 91 of our students conduct themself professionally and confidently

English Chess Federation Regional Finals

Highcliffe School hosts EFC Regional Final with Wellington College, Berkshire