Wrekin College


Term Dates 2018

Lent Term 2018

Boarders return Wednesday, 3 January 9pm* with teaching starting Thursday, 4 January
First exeat: Friday, 26 January 4.40pm to Sunday, 28 January 9pm*
Half-term: Friday, 16 February 4.40pm to Sunday, 25 Feb 9pm*
Second exeat: Friday, 9 March 4.40pm to Sunday, 11 March 9pm*
End of term: Wednesday, 28 March 4.40pm
INSET Days Wednesday, 3 January and Thursday, 29 March

Summer Term 2018

Boarders return Monday, 23 April 9pm* with teaching starting Tuesday, 24 April
Exeat: Friday, 4 May 4.40pm to Monday, 7 May 9pm*
Half term: Friday, 25 May 4.40pm to Sunday, 3 June 9pm*
Term ends: Saturday, 30 June after Speech day
INSET Day Monday, 23 April

Important dates in the Wrekin Calendar when ALL pupils must be in attendance

Saturday, 24 March 2018 – Open Morning
Saturday, 30 June 2018 - Speech Day

*Dates and times are given for boarders. Weekly boarders and day pupils are not expected to attend school until 8.30am on the following morning.


Tuesday, 4 September: Lower Sixth return for subject choices
Wednesday, 5 September: Lancaster, Third, Fourth and Fifth Forms
Thursday, 6 September: Teaching starts for whole school
First exeat: Friday, 28 September (4.40pm) to Sunday, 30 September (9pm*)
Half-term: Friday, 19 October (4.40pm) to Sunday, 4 November (9pm*)
Second exeat: Friday, 23 November (4.40pm) to Sunday, 25th November (9pm*)
End of term: Friday, 14 December (6pm) (Thursday, 13 December for Lancaster)
INSET Day Monday, 1 September


Boarders return Monday, 7 January (9pm*) with teaching starting Tuesday, 8 January
First exeat: Friday, 25 January (4.40pm) to Sunday, 27 January (9pm*)
Half term: Friday, 15 February (4.40pm) to Sunday, 24 February (9pm*)
Second exeat: Friday, 15 March (4.40pm) to Sunday, 17 March (9pm*)
End of term: Thursday, 4 April (4.40pm) 
INSET Days Monday, 7 January and Friday, 5 April


Boarders return Monday, 29 April (9pm*) with teaching starting Tuesday, 30 April
Exeat: Friday, 3 May (4.40pm) to Monday, 6 May (9pm*)
Half term: Friday, 24 May (4.40pm) to Sunday, 2 June (9pm*)
Term ends: Saturday, 6 July (after Speech day)
INSET Day Monday, 29 April

Important dates in the Wrekin Calendar when ALL pupils must be in attendance:

Sunday, 9 September 2018 - Ascent up the Wrekin
Wednesday, 26 September 2018 - Open Morning
Thursday, 27 September 2018 - Sixth Form Information Evening
Sunday, 11 November 2018 - Remembrance Service
Saturday, 6 July 2019 - Speech Day

* Dates and times are given for boarders. Weekly boarders and day pupils are not expected to attend school until 8.30 on the following morning.

The examination boards have yet to release the examination dates for 2019, so the term dates for the Lent and Summer terms are provisional at this stage.