End of Term Arrangements
End of term arrangement December 2019
We are writing to inform you of the arrangements for the last two days of the half term at Ark Charter Academy and the first day back after the Christmas break.
Tuesday the 17th of December
The School Christmas concert will be taking place at the academy from 18:00. We would love to see you there.
Thursday the 19th of December
On the 19th Christmas lunches will take place. Each tutor group will be sent to the canteen on a rolling rota with their tutors to enjoy a festive meal and a chance to relax and enjoy time with their tutor group. Students will be dismissed after their lunch according to the times below.
Dismissal times on the 19th of December 2019
Year 10 and year 11 – 12:15
Year 8 and year 9 – 13:15
Year 7 – 14:15
All students will be off site by 14:30.
A lunch will be provided for all students so there will be no need to provide a packed lunch if you normally do so. If you choose to still provide a packed lunch, your child will need to eat it in the canteen with their tutor group during their allotted lunch time.
Friday the 20th of December
The 20th will be a non-uniform, Christmas jumper day. Celebration assemblies will take place throughout the morning and tutor groups will work with their tutors on some resources based on the Academy’s core values and skills. All students will be dismissed from the site at 12:00
Monday the 6th of January
The 6th will be an inset day, there will be no school on this day
Tuesday the 7th of January
The 7th will be the start of the spring term and a full school day. All students should arrive at 08:40 for the normal start time of 08:45.
Wishing you all the best for the holiday season
Associate Assistant Principal