Here you will find details of specific dates for the school calendar, and an overview for the term dates for 2015-2016 There will be times that other events are organised for the children, details of these times will be sent via the parentmail system.

Month by month learning activity dates.


September 2017
Tuesday 5th September
School Opens  
Wednesday 13th September Swimming start  
week commencing18th Sept Clubs start  
Friday 22nd September Harvest service in church 2.30
October 2017
Friday 6th October Friends of Dove Coffee morning 9.00
Thursday 19th October Whole school Family Learnig Maths 9.15-10.30
Monday 23-27th October Half Term  
Monday 30th October Staff only  
Tuesday 31st October Children in school  
November 17
Wednesday 1st November Parents evennint 3.30-6.
Monday 13th November
Photos including younger sibling 8.30
December 17
Wednesday 6th December
Last swimming
Thursday 14th December Robins christmas production school
Monday 18th December
Christmas church services
Tuesday 19t December Last day  

January 2018

Wednesday 3rd January Inset Day staff only  
Thursday 4th January children in school 9am



February 2017
Tuesday 7th February Maths Family Learning all adults welcome 9.10-10.30
Tuesday 7th February Safter Internet Day  
Friday 10th February No celebration assembly  
Tuesday 14th February Eagles being Heart Start basic first aid  
Wednesday 15th February Parent Evening 3.40-6.30
Thursday 16th February Disco 3.30-5.30
Friday 17th February Last Day  
Monday 27t February Children back at school  
March 2017
Thursday 9th March
Netball tournament
Friday 10th March
Friends of Dove meeting
Thursday 16th March
Year 4 children Ryecroft chocolate Bingo
Friday 17th March

Y1/2 Gymnastics competition

No celebration Assembly

Tuesday 21st March
Presentation of Diabetes Award
Friday 24th March

Eagles visit Tesco


Friday 24th March
Mothers Day Celebration


April 2017
w/c 3rd April

Robins, Blackbirds, Owls

Visit Tesco

Tuesday 4th April
Music oncert in school
Friday 7th April
Easter Service in Church
Friday 7th April

Last Day

Monday 24th April
Children back at school
Wednesday 26th April Y2, 3 and 4 Swimming starts  
Thursday 27th April Blackbirds and Owls Crich Trip  
Friday 28th April Eagles Burton Albion activity Day  
Friday 28th April Friends of the Dove Meeting 3.30 in school



May 2017
Monday 1st May

May Day Bank Holiday

w/c 1st May
Clubs start - letter will inform
Wednesday 3rd May
First Steps weekly visist
Friday 5th May

Friends of the Dove Coffee Morning all welcome

9.00 in school
Friday 12th May

Y3/4 change for life activity - Denstone

letter to follow

Friday 12th May Dance club performance 3pm in school
Monday 22nd May Class photos  
Friday 26th May Sports Day Last day of term 2pm at school
29th May - 2nd June Half term  



June 2017
Monday 5th June Children back at school  
July 2017
Saturday 1st July Summer Fair Letter to follow
Monday 3rd July Y3/4 Violin concert Letter to follow
Tuesday 4th and Wednesday 5th July All change days - Y4 to Ryecroft & new classes and new Reception Letter to follow
Friday 7th- Sunday 9th July Y4 Laches Wood Letter to follow
Wednesday 12th July Outdoor family learning (weather permitting) Information to follow
Thursday 13th July Reports available  
Thursday 20th July Leavers' Service 6pm St Michaels Church
Friday 21st July Last Day No celebration Assembly  



Term dates at a glance:

Autumn Term 2017


Tuesday 5th September School Opens
Friday 2oth October School Closes (Half Term)
Tuesday 31st October School Opens
Tuesday 19th December School Closes


Spring Term 2017


Thursday 5th January School Opens
Friday 16th February School Closes (Half Term)
Monday 26th February School Opens
Thursday 29th March School Closes


Summer Term 2017


Monday 16th April School Opens
Friday 25th May School Closes (Half Term)
Monday 4th June School Opens
Friday 20th July School Closes