Prep School

Term Dates

Prep School Term Dates

Term dates may be subject to change, therefore please always check the website calendar regularly and/or check with the School Secretary (prep@greshams.com). Day pupils start at 8.20am on the day following the return of boarders.

Summer term 2022

Staff INSETAll dayTuesday, 19th April
Beginning of term (boarders)4.00pmTuesday, 19th April
Beginning of term (day pupils)8.20amWednesday, 20th April
Home weekend4.00pmFriday, 6th May
7.00pmSunday, 8th May
Half-term4.00pmFriday, 27th May
7.00pmSunday, 5th June
Home weekend4.00pmFriday, 17th June
7.00pmSunday, 19th June
Leaver’s service and Sports DayAll daySaturday, 25th June
Speech Day and end of term10.00am – 2.00pmFriday, 1st July

Michaelmas term 2022

New Staff Induction9.00amWednesday, 31st August
Staff INSET8.30amThursday, 1st September
Staff INSET8.30amFriday, 2nd September
New pupil welcome morningMorning tbcSaturday, 3rd September
Pre-Season – pupils in Years 5-8 only2.00pm – 4.00pmSunday, 4th September
Boarders return4.00pmSunday, 4th September
Day pupils return8.20amMonday, 5th September
Home weekend4.00pmFriday, 23rd September
7.00pmSunday, 25th September
Half-term begins after House Music2.00pmFriday, 14th October
(Boarding Houses stay open until 11am on Saturday 15th October)
7.00pmSunday, 30th October
Home weekend4.00pmFriday, 18th November
7.00pmSunday, 20th November
Home weekend4.00pmFriday, 2nd December
7.00pmSunday, 4th December
Christmas holidays begin for pupils after Carol Service3.00pmTuesday, 13th December
(Boarding Houses stay open until 11am on Wednesday 14th December)
End of Term for Academic Staff12.00 noonWednesday, 14th December

Lent term 2023

Staff INSET8.30amFriday, 6th January
Pre-Season – pupils in Years 5-8 only2.00pm – 4.00pmSunday, 8th January
Boarders return4.00pmSunday, 8th January
Day pupils return8.20amMonday 9th January
Home weekend4.00pmFriday, 27th January
7.00pmSunday, 29th January
Half-term4.00pmFriday, 10th February
(Boarding Houses stay open until 11am on Saturday 11th February)
7.00pmSunday, 19th February
Home weekend4.00pmFriday, 10th March
7.00pmSunday, 12th March
End of Term4.00pmFriday, 24th March

Summer term 2023

Staff INSET8.30amThursday, 13th April
Staff INSET8.30amFriday, 14th April
Boarders return4.00pmSunday, 16th April
Day pupils return8.20amMonday, 17th April
Home weekend4.00pmFriday, 5th May
7.00pmSunday, 7th May
Half-Term4.00pmFriday, 26th May
(Boarding Houses stay open until 11am on Saturday 27th May)
7.00pmSunday, 4th June
Leaver’s service and Sports Day8.30am – 4.00pmSaturday, 24th June
Speech Day and end of term2.00pmFriday, 30th June