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Term dates

Year Groups in September 2021 Lateral flow test date Return to school date
Year 7 (currently Yr 6) 2nd September 3rd September
Year 8 & 11 (currently Yr 7 &10) 3rd September 6th September
Year 9 & 10 (currently yr 8 &9) 6th September 7th September

School Term Dates 2021/22

Autumn term 2021

Training days:   1st September, 2nd September, 8th October, 26th November

(Please note staggered start for students)

*Year 7 students start Friday 3rd September, Year 8 and 11 students start 6th September 2021, Year 9 and 10 students start 7th September 2021

 Half term: Monday 25th to 29th October 2021

 Autumn term ends for students 17th December 2021

Spring term 2022

Training day: 4th January 2022

Spring Term starts for students 5th January 2022

Half term: Monday 14 February to Friday 18 February 2022

Spring term ends 1st April 2022

Summer term 2022

Summer Term starts 19th April 2022

May Day: Monday 2nd May 2022

Half term: Monday 30th May to 3rd June 2022

(Bank Holidays – 2nd and 3rd June 2022 to commemorate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations)

Students and staff finish on 21st July 2022 

Summer term formally ends 22nd July 2022


Staff Training days

1st   September 2021

2nd   September 2021

8th October 2021

26th November 2021

4th January 2022


Bank holidays

Monday 27th December 2021
Tuesday 28th December 2021
Monday 3rd January 2022
Friday 15th April 2022
Monday 18th April 2022
Monday 2nd May 2022
Thursday 2nd June 2022 and Friday 3rd June 2022 (Queen’s Platinum Jubilee)


Term dates for which are set by Cambridgeshire County Council can be found on their website:https://www.cambridgeshire.gov.uk/residents/children-and-families/schools-learning/school-term-dates-closures The School’s term dates will be published in the Autumn or Spring term for subsequent academic years.  There may be changes to the term dates set by the School and those suggested by Cambridgeshire County Council.

Timing of the day:

Period 1a                      8.55am – 9.45am

Period 1b                      9.45am – 10.35am

Mentor time/Assembly                10.35am – 10.55am

BREAK                            10.55am – 11.10am

Period 2a                       11.10am – 12.00am

Period 2b                       12.00am – 12.50pm

LUNCH                            12.50pm – 1.40pm

Period 3a                        1.40pm – 2.30pm

Period 3b                        2.30pm – 3.20pm

Bassingbourn Village College

South End, Bassingbourn, Royston, Hertfordshire, SG8 5NJ

01763 242344