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
W/C 8th January

Clubs Start

No Swimming this term

Friday 12t January  Friends of Dove Meeting all welcome 9am



February 2018
Tuesday 6th February Writing Family Learning all adults welcome 9.10-10.30
Thursday 15th February Disco  
Friday 16th February Last Day  
19-23 February Half Term  
Monday 26th February Children back in school  
Wednesday 28th February Parents' Evening 3.30 onwards
March 2018
Friday 9th March
Mothers' Day celebration
Wednesdy 28th March
Easter Church service
2.30 Church
Thursday 29th March
Last Day
30th March - 11th April

Easter Hoidays


April 2018
Thursday 12th and Friday 13th April

Inset Days no children in school

Monday 16th April
Children 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