Key Information for Parents

We hope that this area of the website will provide you with all the information you require, whether you are a parent of a pupil currently at The Appleton School, or if you are considering sending your child to the school in the future.

Term Dates


Autumn Term 2023

Monday 4th September Non-pupil day
Tuesday 5th September Year 7 and 12 only
Year 7 Welcome Assembly - Main Hall - 10:30am
Year 12 Welcome Assembly - Main Hall - 11:10am
Wednesday 6th September Whole school returns - 8:30am
Friday 22nd September Non-pupil day
Friday 20th October Non-pupil day
23rd October – 27th October Half term
Wednesday 20th December Last day of term

Spring Term 2024

Thursday 4th January Students Return
19th February - 23rd February Half Term
Friday 8th March Non-pupil day
Thursday 28th March Last day of term

Summer Term 2024

Monday 15th April Students return
Monday 6th May Bank Holiday
27th May – 31st May Half Term
Friday 19th July Last day of term


Clubs & Activities

There many varied clubs and activites that students can attend throught the year.


The wearing of full school uniform is compulsory for all school sessions and any journeys to and from the school site. This policy encourages students to identify with the school while promoting a positive, purposeful atmosphere during the working day.

Uniform and equipment guide