Term Dates

Term Dates 2017 – 2018

6 September 2017 – Start of Autumn Term
23 – 27 October 2017 – Half Term
15 December 2017 – Last day of Autumn Term

3 January 2018 – Start of Spring Term
12  – 16 February 2018 – Half Term
29 March 2018 – Last day of Spring Term

16 April 2018 – Start of Summer Term
28 May – 1 June 2018 – Half Term
24 July 2018 – Last day of Summer Term

Inset Days for 2017 – 2018

4 & 5 September (Monday and Tuesday)

17 November 2017 (Friday)

2nd January (Tuesday)

29th June (Friday)

25th July (Wednesday)


Parent Calender 2017-2018Download


Term Dates for 2018-2019

3 September 2018 – Start of Autumn Term
22 – 26 October 2018 – Half Term
21 December 2018 – Last day of Autumn Term

7 January 2019 – Start of Spring Term
18  – 22 February 2019 – Half Term
5 April 2019 – Last day of Spring Term

23 April 2019 – Start of Summer Term
27 May – 31 May 2019 – Half Term
23 July 2019 – Last day of Summer Term

Inset Days to be confirmed.

The Gryphon School - Facebook 18 Jan

It’s less than a week until our Careers and Degree Apprenticeship Fair! Gryphon students will have the opportunity to meet the employers during the day, but there is also an evening session (4.30-7.00pm) when you are welcome to come back with your parents, and it is also open to the public, so any young people in the area who want to find out more about career options are welcome!

Download the Event Programme now for a full list of which employers are coming, and it also includes some handy tips for how to get the most out of your discussions with companies:https://www.gryphon.dorset.sch.uk/events/sixth-form-careers-degree-apprenticeship-fair/#.WmCIdxicab9

The Gryphon School - Facebook 22 Jan

*Careers & Degree Apprenticeships Fair – Wednesdsay*
As well as some of the region’s top employers, we also have a number of other organisations attending on Wednesday. The Samee Project is a unique and inspirational social enterprise that aims to promote self-employment and freelance working as viable career options to young people in school education.

Chris Wilkinson will be on the stand to talk to students and parents – he was awarded an MBE for his services to the Police. He is also an Animal behaviourist and dog trainer and a Patron of the SAMEE Charity.

Find out more: https://samee.co.uk/news/

The Gryphon School - Facebook 24 Jan

Don’t forget today is our Careers & Degree Apprenticeship Fair, from 4.30-7.00pm. It is open to all students/young people/parents from Dorset and Somerset, so come along and meet over 45 employers and universities to discuss career options!

Sixth Form Open Evening

for September 2018 entry

Weds 8th November 2017, 5.30-7.30pm

Headteacher's address at 5.30 / 6.15 / 7.00pm