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Dates & Times

We welcome all children to Grendon and hope the information below helps them settle in.

The School Day is from 8.50 - 3.20 every day (32.5hrs per week)
For a breakdown of the day, including our soft-start (from 8.40), please scroll down the page.

Term Dates

Autumn Term

Autumn A - Monday 4th September - Friday 27th October 2023
Half Term Monday 30th October - Friday 3rd November 2023
Autumn B - Monday 6th November - Friday 22nd December 2023
Teacher Days

Monday 4th September 2023
Tuesday 5th September 2023
Monday 6th November 2023

Spring Term

Spring A - Monday 8th January - Friday 9th February 2024
Half Term Monday 12th February - Friday 16th February 2024
Spring B - Monday 19th February - Friday 22nd March 2024
Teacher Days Monday 8th January 2024

Summer Term

Summer A - Monday 8th April - Friday 24th May 2024
Half Term  Monday 27th May - Friday 31st May 2024
Summer B - Monday 3rd June - Monday 22nd July 2024
Teacher Days

Monday 22nd July 2024

Please make sure to note Teacher Days as the school will not be open to children on these days.

Term dates for future years from Birmingham City Council can be found HERE

School Time, Late Children and Absences

Our school site opens at 8.40am for 'soft start'. Parents and children should not be on site before this time.

Late children should be brought to the School Office by an adult to provide a reason. If your children has a medical appointment please remember to bring in proof.

All absences have to be reported by 9.30am.  Please phone or call in to the School Office to provide a reason.

School finishes at 3.20pm. Please ensure children are collected promptly at the end of the day


School gates are open and children can enter school independently.

 8.50am Registration

10.20 - 10.35am

Mid-morning break

11.55 - 1.05pm

Reception – Year 2 dinner break
(including focused interventions until 12.20)

12.20 - 1.10pm

Year 3 – Year 6 dinner break


School day finishes

Children should arrive for school no more than 10 minutes before school (8:40am) and have left the premises by 3:30pm (10 minutes after the close of school).  Outside these times the site is only open for access. Please accompany your child at all times.

All visitors are asked to report to the Main Office. Please let us know if somebody different is collecting your child, either on a short or long term basis.