Balcarras

School Times/Dates

Start of September 2021

Arrangements for the start of the autumn term, starting Wednesday 1st September 2021, are as follows: 

Monday 30th                Summer Holiday 

Tuesday 31st               Summer Holiday 

Wednesday 1st            INSET for staff (no pupils in school). 

Thursday 2nd               School for just Year 7 and Year 12 pupils 

Friday 3rd                     All pupils in school for the whole day 

(Note: There will be INSET for staff on Friday 10th September in the afternoon.  Pupils will finish at 12:20pm.) 

Please note, the first week back will be a Week 2

September 2021 - COVID-19 Testing in School

We have been asked by the DfE to test all pupils twice on return to the school. 

Thursday 2nd September 

Y7 from Balcarras and HSL will be tested in the test centre set up in the gym between 9 and 11am

Y12 - will test themselves in their tutor bases and the process will be overseen by the tutor between 9 and 9.30am

Friday 3rd September

Y8-Y11 and Y13 - will test themselves in their tutor bases and the process will be overseen by the tutor between 9 and 9.30am

Monday 6th September

Y7(Balcarras and HSL) - Y13  - will test themselves in their tutor bases and the process will be overseen by the tutor during period 1 - there are not lessons during that time.