Takeley Primary School

Learning, achieving and enjoying together

Autumn Term 2019

3rd September                

INSET Day: Subject leadership

4th September           

Start of term.; Year 1 to Year 6

4th – 6th September                      

EYFS home visits

9th – 13th September                    

EYFS start part-time mornings only

16th September                              

EYFS start full-time

9th September – 25th October    

EYFS benchmarking task pilot study

Friday 27th September                 

INSET Day: Teacher appraisal reviews and plans

11th October:

Key Stage 2 District Cross-Country 

14th – 18th October:                     

Year 6 Residential visit

16th October:                                  

Year 1 ‘History of Toys’ visiting workshop

22nd October:                                 

New EYFS 2020 intake Parent presentation and tour – 9-10 am & 2-3pm

23rd October:                                  

Individual School photos

25th October:                                  

Non-uniform Day - ‘Yellow Day’ to support E&H Air Ambulance Service

28th October – 1st November:


5th & 6th November:                     

Year 6 ‘Bikeability’ group 1

7th & 8th November:                     

Year 6 ‘Bikeability’ group 2

12th & 13th November:  

11th to 15th November        

12th November     

Year 6 ‘Bikeability’ group 3

Anti-bullying week

'Odd sock day' to recognise anti-bullying week.

14th November:                              

Flu immunisation from NHS

22nd November

Year 4 Colchester Zoo trip

29th November:

PFA Christmas Bazaar 3:30 to 5:30pm

5th December:                                

Christmas Panto for children (at school, funded by the PFA)

11th December:                              

Christmas Dinner and Christmas Jumper Day (£1.00 donation welcome)

16th, 17th & 18th December:                  

EYFS & Year 1 Christmas Nativity (Monday for parents with pre-school children. Tues; Willow & Rowan. Wed; Birch & Elder)

19th December:

Last Day of Term


 Spring Term 2020

6th January                      


7th January  

23rd January

29th and 30th January                  

Start of term

'Young Voices' at the 'O2'

Mid-year Parent consultation evenings

17th – 21st February                

5th March    


World Book Day

6th – 17th April                              

Spring break


Summer Term 2020

20th April                         


8th May                                       

Early May Bank Holiday (VE Day)

1st -22nd May                                

Year 2 SATs

11th – 14th May    

21st and 22nd May                       

Year 6 SATs week

Key Stage 2 BMX Academy Growth Mindset with Mike Mullen (Former World Champion)

25th – 29th May                            


1 June                              


8th – 12th June                             

Year 1 Phonics check and NFER tests (to support teacher assessments) for Years 1, 3, 4 and 5.

8th – 26th June                             

Year 4 Multiplication-tables check

22nd - 26th  June

26th June  

3rd July    

8th July  

16th July         

Sports week

Sports Day

School Reports due out

Year 6 reports due out following receipt of  SATs results

Open Evening

17th July

22nd July                                         

Moving-up morning

Year 6 Leavers Assembly and Last day of term