Start of Term September 2020:
Monday 7th September: Closed to students, Professional Development Day 1 Tuesday 8th September: Year 7 only arrive at 8:15am Wednesday 9th September: Year 7 arrive at 8:15am, Year 9 arrive at 9:30am, Year 11 arrive at 10:30am Thursday 10th September: Year 7 arrive at 8:15am, Year 11 arrive at 8:20am, Year 9 arrive at 8:30am, Year 8 arrive for a 9:30am start and Year 10 arrive for a 10:30am start From Friday 11th September onwards, all year groups will attend the school at the following staggered arrival and finishing times as stated in this letter http://www.cockburnschool.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/Cockburn-Coronavirus-Letter-September-2020-opening-update-24.8.20.pdf.
Dates for Professional Development Days 2020-21
(the school will be closed to students)
PDD1: Monday 7th September 2020
PDD2: Friday 27th November 2020
PDD3: Monday 4th January 2021
PDD4: Monday 7th June 2021
PDD5: Monday 26th July 2021
PDD6: Tuesday 27th July 2021
Please note that school will close to students at 12.30pm on
Friday 18th December 2020 and Friday 23rd July 2021. Open Evening for prospective parents/carers of new Year 7 (2021-22):
Due to COVID-19 guidance, Cockburn Multi-academy Trust secondary schools will be hosting virtual Open Evening experiences for parents and carers considering applying for their child to join Cockburn School, Cockburn John Charles Academy or Cockburn Laurence Calvert Academy Year 7 in September 2021. We will be launching this online during the week commencing 12th October.
New Intake Parent/Carer Evening for parents/carers of new Year 7 (2021-22):
Thursday 8th July 2021
Guided Destinations Information Presentations for Year 8
In conjunction with Year 8 Progress Review Evening on Wednesday 31st March
Yr11 Exam Weeks:
Exams cancelled due to COVID-19. Results will be based on Teacher Assessments.
Yr11 Graduation Ceremony and Prom
To be confirmed
Please note that school will close to students at 12.00pm on this day.
COVID-19 UPDATE – Progress Reviews: We will follow government guidance and update parents/carers about how we plan to update on student progress.
CLICK HERE to read a letter to parents/carers of Year 11 students from the Head of School – 21.10.2020
CLICK HERE to read a letter to parents/carers of Year 10 students from the Head of School – 4.12.2020
CLICK HERE to read a letter to parents/carers of Year 7 students from the Head of School – 11.12.2020
CLICK HERE to read a letter to parents/carers of Year 8 students from the Head of School – 22.1.2021
CLICK HERE to read a letter to parents/carers of Year 9 students from the Head of School – 29.1.2021
Progress Review Evenings 2020-21:
This will be an opportunity to meet Subject Teachers and discuss student progress
(Please note that school will close for all students as usual on these days)
Thursday 5th November
Tuesday 2nd FebruaryThursday 22nd April
Thursday 26th November
Wednesday 5th May
Thursday 7th JanuaryThursday 1st July
Wednesday 20th January
Wednesday 31st March
Wednesday 9th DecemberTuesday 8th June
Summer Holiday 2021:
School Closed – Monday 26th July to Friday 3rd September 2021.
Start of term September 2021:
Academic Year 2021-22 term dates to be confirmed.
School Calendar Academic Year 2020-21
Click to download the Leeds school calendar 2020-2021
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.