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Dates & Times

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

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

Term Dates

Autumn Term

Autumn A - Monday 5th September - Friday 21st October 2022
Half Term Monday 24th October - Friday 28th October 2022
Autumn B - Monday 31st October - Friday 16th December 2022
Teacher Days

Monday 5th September 2022
Tuesday 6th September 2022
Monday 31st October 2022

Spring Term

Spring A - Tuesday 3rd January - Friday 17th February 2023
Half Term Monday 20th February - Friday 24th February 2023
Spring B - Monday 27th February - Friday 31st March 2023
Teacher Days  

Summer Term

Summer A - Monday 17th April - Friday 26th May 2023
Half Term  Monday 29th May - Friday 2nd June 2023
Summer B - Monday 5th June - Tuesday 25th July 2023
Teacher Days

Monday 24th July 2023

Tuesday 25th July 2023

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 closes

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.  All children, especially infants, should be accompanied by their parents or a responsible adult on their way to and from school.  Please let us know if somebody different is collecting your child, either on a short or long term basis.