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Essendon C of E (VC) Primary School

Let us consider how to stir up one another to love and good works

Key Dates

Term Dates Sept 2017 to July 2018

Term Dates for Academic Year 2018/19


   Key Dates: Summer Term 2018  

     Families are invited to join us for events in bold


Monday 16th April

School closed – INSET Day

Wednesday 18th April

Homewood trip to Mountfitchet Castle

Friday 20th April, 9am

Rev Pauline’s Celebration Assembly

Friday 27th April, 9am

Celebration Assembly

Sunday 29th April, 10.15am

Rev Pauline’s final service at St Mary’s Church Essendon


Friday 4th May, 9am

Celebration Assembly

Monday 7th May

School closed – Bank Holiday

Tuesday 8th May

Warrenwood trip to Roald Dahl Museum

Friday 11th May, 2.40pm

Pantherswood Sharing Assembly (no Celebration Assembly)

Monday 14th – Thursday 17th May

Key Stage 2 SATS week

Friday 18th May, 2.40pm

Warrenwood Sharing Assembly (no Celebration Assembly)

Sunday 20th May, 11.30am-3.30pm

May Fayre

Thursday 24th May

Harefield trip to Hazard Alley

Friday 25th May, time TBC

Pentecost Experience Day, St Mary’s Church (no Celebration Assembly)


School closed – Half term (Monday 28th to Friday 1st June)



Monday 4th June

School closed – INSET DAY

Friday 8th June, 2.40pm

Homewood Sharing Assembly (no Celebration Assembly)

Monday 11th June – Wednesday 13th June

Harefield Residential trip

Thursday 21st June

Year 6 Pilgrimage to St Alban’s Abbey (with Ponsbourne School)


  Monday 9th July   Pantherwsood trip to Standalone Farm

Monday 9th July

Reports go home

Thursday 12th July

Transition Day – pupils visit new schools and classes

Thursday 12th July, 4-7pm

Open Evening

Monday 16th – Friday 20th July


Enrichment Week including:

Whole School Trip Tuesday

Thanksgiving Service for leavers Thursday am

Sports Day Thursday pm

Leavers Assembly Friday am