Term dates

Spring Term 2023

Staff Training – Tuesday 3rd and Wednesday 4th January

First school day – Thursday 5th January

Half Term – Monday 13th to Friday 17th February

Last school day – Friday 24th March


Summer Term 2023

Staff Training – Monday 17th and Tuesday 18th April

First school day – Wednesday 19th April

Bank Holiday – Monday 1st May (Boarding House closed – exeat weekend)

Coronation Bank Holiday – Monday 8th May (Boarding House open)

Half Term – Monday 29th May to Friday 2nd June 2023

Family Day – Saturday 8th July

Last school day – Friday 14th July (half-day for pupils)


Autumn Term 2023

Staff Training – Monday 4th, Tuesday 5th and Wednesday 6th September 2023

Induction Day – Wednesday 6th September (all of Year 7 and Lower Sixth; new starters Year 8 upwards)

First full school day – Thursday 7th September 2023

Half Term – Thursday 19th – Friday 27th October 2023

Last school day – Friday 15th December


Spring Term 2024

Staff Training – Thursday 4th and Friday 5th January

Frist school day – Monday 8th January

Half Term – Monday 12th to Friday 16th February 2024

Last school day – Friday 22nd March



Summer Term 2024

Staff Training – Monday 15th and Tuesday 16th April

Frist school day – Wednesday 17th April

Bank Holiday – Monday 6th May (Boarding House closed – exeat weekend)

Half Term – Monday 27th to Friday 31st May

Family Day – Saturday 6th July

Last school day – Friday 12th July (half-day for pupils)


News & Events

Rook News Spring 2023 – Lower School

There have been some exciting events this term, which have supported and enhanced the pupils’ learning. Years 3, 4 and…

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Rook News Spring 2023 – Boarding

It has been another busy term for boarders. Our Taskmaster Tuesdays have gone from strength to strength with boarders enjoying…

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Rook News Spring 2023 – P.E.

In another busy term in PE, students have been learning new skills in various sports as part of the curriculum….

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Rookwood Family

Isabelle – Year 7

The school is really good at helping those who are finding things difficult and hard, they are really supportive when you need help and advice.

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Rupert – Upper Sixth

My EPQ which has challenged me from an academic perspective as well as offering personal development.

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Mrs House

Nurturing children’s curiosity and embedding a love of learning is a core aim of mine, as well as fostering a community of happy, kind, polite and resilient young people.

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