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St Paul's School
for Girls

Term Dates and School Day

2021/22 Term Dates 

Autumn Term

Term Starts

06 September 2021


Half Term Monday 25 October to Friday 29 October 2021
Term Ends 17 December 2021 at noon

Spring Term

Term Starts 04 January 2022
Half day holiday 25 January Feast of St Paul
Half Term Monday 21 to Friday 25 February 2022
Term Ends 07 April 2022 at noon THURSDAY

Summer Term

Term Starts  25 April 2022
Half Term Monday 30 May to Friday 03 June 2022
Term Ends 21 July 2022 at noon


The School Day 

The basic working day commences at 8.40 am and ends at 3.15 pm. Staff briefing takes place for all staff at 8.40 am each morning.

The school office is open from 8.00 am to 6.00 pm Mon - Thurs and 8.00am to 4.30pm on Fri.

Every Tuesday morning, at 8.40 am, there is a Mass in the Convent Chapel for staff .and pupils. There is a rota for classes to attend assemblies on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays with their tutors. Heads of Year may organise assemblies or tutors must provide a Form Assembly.   

Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday/ Thursday/Friday

8.50am Registration
9.00am Mass/assembly
9.20am Lesson 1
10.10am Lesson 2
11.00am Break
11.15am Lesson 3
12.05pm Lesson 4
12.55pm Lunch
1.30pm Registration
1.35pm Lesson 5
2.25pm Lesson 6
3.15pm Dismissal


 Contingency plans for bad weather disruption

In the event of a heavy snowfall overnight, Dr Casserly will be guided by the city  to whether school will remain closed. In the event of school closure, parents will receive a text message that will also be announced at regular intervals on Radio WM.  Please ensure that school has your up-to-date contact details.