Start of Term September 2019:

Monday 2nd September – Professional Development Day 1 – school closed to students.

Tuesday 3rd September – Professional Development Day 2 – school closed to students.

Wednesday 4th September – Year 7 will arrive for 8:25am – Year 7 only on this day.

Thursday 5th September – All year groups arrive at 8.25am

Dates for Professional Development Days 2019-20

(the school will be closed to students)

PDD1: Monday 2nd September 2019
PDD2: Tuesday 3rd September 2019
PDD3: Friday 29th November 2019
PDD4: Monday 6th January 2020
PDD5: Friday 14th February 2020

Please note that school will close to students at 12.30pm on Friday 20th December and Friday 17th July.

Open Evening for prospective parents/carers of  new Year 7 (2020-21):
Wednesday 25th September 2019 – 6.00pm-8.00pm

New Intake Parent/Carer Evening for parents/carers of  new Year 7 (2020-21):
Thursday 9th July 2020 – 6.00pm-8.00pm

Guided Destinations Information Presentations for Year 8
Tuesday 25th February 2020 – 6.15pm & 7pm in the Theatre
(Letters will be sent home informing parents/carers of which time slot is allocated to them)

Yr11 Exam Weeks:
Monday 16th March to Friday 20th March – PPE Week (English, Maths, Science and Humanities exams)
Monday 23rd March to Friday 27th March – Arts Exams Week (Art, Photography, Dance, Drama, Music)
Monday 11th May to Wednesday 24th June – Summer Exams period

Yr11 Graduation Ceremony and Prom
Thursday 25th June 2020

Please note that school will close to students at 12.00pm on this day.

Progress Review Evenings 2019-20:
This will be an opportunity to meet Subject Teachers and discuss student progress
(Please note that school will close for all students at 2.45pm as usual on these days)

Year 11 
Thursday 28th November 2019
Tuesday 3rd March 2020

Year 10
Wednesday 11th December 2019
Tuesday 28th April 2020

Year 9
Wednesday 22nd January 2020

Year 8
Thursday 13th February 2020

Year 7
Thursday 19th March 2020

Summer Holiday 2020:
School Closed – Monday 20th July to Friday 4th September 2020.

Start of term September 2020:
Academic Year 2020-21 term dates to be confirmed.

School Calendar Academic Year 2019-20

Click to download the Leeds school calendar 2019-2020
(Please note that the May Bank Holiday originally planned for 4th May will now be Friday 8th May)

As an academy, Cockburn School is responsible for setting our own term dates. We do this so that we are closely in line with the Leeds City Council calendar but there may be some minor differences.