RIMON JEWISH PRIMARY SCHOOL TERM DATES 2017/2018 (5778) 

The playground opens at 8.15am, the door are open from 8.30am with the registers taken at 8.45am

Reception – Y1 pupils need to be supervised in the playground by their parents/rotas/carers.

Any pupils arriving after 8.45am will be marked as late and must be taken to the school office by the adult bringing them to school to be signed in the late arrivals book.  

Any pupils arriving after 9.00am will be marked as an unauthorised absence.

Reception – Y2 ends at 3:30pm; Y3 & Y4 end at 3:45pm; Y5 ends at 4.00pm.

After school clubs end as advised for each club.

Please consult the Early Closing Times document below for Friday and other early closing times.

AUTUMN TERM 2017 (66 pupil days and 2 INSET days)

Friday 1st September 2017– Wednesday 20th December 2017 (pupils return Tuesday 5th September)
Friday 1st September 2017 : INSET DAY – no school for pupils
Monday 4th September  2017 : INSET DAY – no school for pupils
Tuesday 5th September 2017  : Term begins for pupils at 8.30am, gates open from 8.15am. Reception parents have been advised separately regarding September home visits and school start dates.
Wednesday 20th September 2017: Erev Rosh Hashanah – school closes after lunch. Rec-Y2 1.15pm; Y3 & Y4 1.25pm; Y5 1.30pm.                                                 
Thursday 21st September 2017: Rosh Hashanah - school closed.  
Friday 22nd September 2017 : Rosh Hashanah - school closed.
  
Friday 29th September  2017: Erev Yom Kippur – school closes after lunch. Rec-Y2 1.15pm; Y3 & Y4 1.25pm; Y5 1.30pm.                                                 
Wednesday 4th October  2017: Erev Succot school closes after lunch. Rec-Y2 1.15pm; Y3 & Y4 1.25pm; Y5 1.30pm.                                                  
Thursday 5th October : Sun 15th October  2017: School closed for Succot half-term
Monday 16th October 2017  : Children return to school at normal time after the Succot break.
Friday 17th November - Monday 20th November 2017: November long weekend mini break - school closed Friday & Monday.
Wednesday 20th December 2017: Last day of term school closes after lunch. Rec-Y2 1.00pm; Y3 & Y4 1.10pm; Y5 1.15pm.                                                  
Thursday 21st December  2017 - Tuesday 2nd January (incl) : Winter Holiday   

SPRING TERM 2017 (54  pupil days 1 INSET day)

Wednesday 3rd January 2018 – Wednesday 27th March 2018 (pupils return 4th January 2018)
Wednesday 3rd January 2018 : INSET DAY - no school for pupils.
Thursday 4th January 2018 : Term begins for pupils at 8.30am, gates open from 8.15am
Wednesday 31st January 2018 : Tu B'Shvat - school open as usual, children wear brown, green and pink.
Monday 12th February - Friday 16th February 2018 - Half term - school closed
Wednesday 28th February 2018 : Fast of Esther - school opened as usual
Thursday 1st March 2018 : Purim - school opens at 9.00am (playground open from 8.45am) with register at 9.15am. School closes after lunch (times to be confirmed). Children wear fancy dress.
Friday 2nd March : Shushan Purim - school open as usual.
Tuesday 27th March : Last day of term - school closes after lunch. Rec-Y2 1.00pm; Y3 & Y4 1.10pm; Y5 1.15pm.                                                   
Wednesday 28th March 2018 - Sunday 8th April 2018 (incl) - Pesach holiday (first night Seder - Friday March 30th 2018) (8th day Pesach - Shabbat 7th April 2018)                                                              

SUMMER TERM 2018 (70 pupil days and 2 INSET days) 

Thursday 20th April 2018 – Wednesday 26th July 2017.                         

As per the attendance policy, no holidays can be authorised for pupils in Y2 during the first half of the summer term prior to and during statutory assessment periods. Y1 children will also need to be in school during the Phonics Screen week which is predicted to be in June 2018. However, the date of the test week has not yet been published.

Monday 9th April 2018 - Thursday 26th July 2018 (pupils return Tuesday 10th April 2018, last day for pupils Wednesday 25th July 2018).

Monday 9th April 2018 : INSET day - no school for pupils 
Tuesday 10th April 2018 :  Term begins for pupils at 8.30am, gates open from 8.15am 
Wednesday 18th April : Yom Hazikaron - school open as usual
Thursday 19th April :  Yom Ha'atzmaut - school open as usual children wear blue and white.
Thursday 3rd May 2018 : Lag Ba'Omer - school open as usual.
Monday 7th May  2018: Bank Holiday school closed.                    
Monday 21st May  2018: Shavuot - school closed. 
Monday 28th May - Friday 1st June 2018:  half Term school closed.             
Tuesday 11th July 2018 : 17th Tamuz (Fast of Tamuz)

Wednesday 25th July 2018 : Last day of term for pupils - school closes after lunch (picnic in the park!)

Thursday 26th July 2018 : INSET DAY no pupils in school.    

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Early Closing Times 2017-2018 Rimon Term Dates 2017-2018