Altrincham Grammar School For Boys

A Grammar School with Academy Status
Labor Omnia Vincit

2019

October

Day Date Details

Mon

28-Oct-19

School Opens after October Half Term

Tue

29-Oct-19

Y12 Spanish Trip to MMU

Wed

30-Oct-19

Y11 Parents Evening - 5pm

Thu

31-Oct-19

KS3 Inflatable Planetarium

Thu

31-Oct-19

Y11 Public Speaking Competition - 12.30pm - 'THBT: We must temporarily suspend all research into gene-editing babies'

November

Day Date Details

Fri

01-Nov-19

Internal Deadline for UCAS Applications

Fri

01-Nov-19

School Closes at 12.20pm

Mon

04-Nov-19

Y10 Work Experience Parents Meeting - 7pm

Tue

05-Nov-19

Y9 Geography Trip to Salford Quays (Group 1)

Wed

06-Nov-19

The Daniel Spargo-Mabbs Foundation talk to pupils in assemblies and parents at 6.30pm

Thu

07-Nov-19

6th Form Open Evening - 6.30pm

Thu

07-Nov-19

Y12 Maths Inspiration Lectures, RNCM Concert Hall, Manchester

Fri

08-Nov-19

Remembrance Day Assemblies

Fri

08-Nov-19

Y9 Geography Trip to Salford Quays (Group 2)

Wed

13-Nov-19

Y11 Geology Fieldtrip to the Peak District (Group 1)

Wed

13-Nov-19

PFA Curry and a Quiz Night - 7pm

Thu

14-Nov-19

Y11 Geology Fieldtrip to the Peak District (Group 2)

Thu

14-Nov-19

Y12/13 trip to Chemistry Live

Thu

14-Nov-19

Y13 Parents Evening - 5pm

Thu

14-Nov-19

Y10 Public Speaking Competition - 12.30pm - 'THBT:Zero is a number'

Sun

17-Nov-19

National Concert Band Regional Festival

Tue

19-Nov-19

Chad's Challenge - Ladies Evening

Tue

19-Nov-19

Y13 ACE 999 Trip to Middleton, pm

Tue

19-Nov-19

Y13 Spanish Trip to HOME to see a Spanish documentary on The Spanish Civil War

Wed

20-Nov-19

House Shout - Singing Competition, 7pm

Thu

21-Nov-19

Y10 Study Skills Evening for Parents & Pupils 7pm

Fri

22-Nov-19

Biology Conference Trip to Manchester

Tue

26-Nov-19 to
27-Nov-19

Winter Concert - 7.30pm

Thu

28-Nov-19

Y7 Parents Evening, The Grammar - 5pm

Thu

28-Nov-19

Y9 Public Speaking Competition - 12.30pm - 'THBT: Rosalind Franklin was denied a Nobel Prize due to her gender'

Fri

29-Nov-19

Y12 Tectonic Hazards Conference in Manchester

December

Day Date Details

Sun

01-Dec-19

PFA Christmas Fair - 11.30am to 3pm

Mon

02-Dec-19 to
13-Dec-19

Y13 Exams

Mon

09-Dec-19

Y12 Economics Trip to PolEcon Conference in London

Mon

09-Dec-19 to
20-Dec-19

Y11 Exams

Thu

12-Dec-19

Y8 Public Speaking Competition - 12.30pm - 'THBT: Private companies should bear the responsibility for cleaning our oceans of micro plastics'

Mon

16-Dec-19

A-level Awards Evening - 7.30pm

Fri

20-Dec-19

Y9 Reports sent home

Fri

20-Dec-19

School Closes for Christmas Holidays, boys dismissed from church after Carol Service at 12 noon

2020

January

Day Date Details

Mon

06-Jan-20

School Opens after Christmas Holidays

Thu

16-Jan-20

Y7 Public Speaking Competition - 12.30pm - 'THBT: Great leaders are born and not made'

Fri

17-Jan-20

Session Orchestra Concert 7.30pm

Thu

23-Jan-20

School Photographer Y11 & Y13 - Individual & Year Group

Tue

28-Jan-20

6th Form Higher Education Evening - 7pm

Wed

29-Jan-20

Y8 Parents Evening in The Grammar - 5pm

Thu

30-Jan-20

Y13 Debating Competition - 12.30pm - 'THBT: Intuition is more important and useful than rigour in the study of Maths'

February

Day Date Details

Sun

02-Feb-20 to
07-Feb-20

Y9 Football Trip to Barcelona

Tue

04-Feb-20 to
07-Feb-20

Y10 History Trip to Berlin

Thu

06-Feb-20 to
14-Feb-20

Ski Trip to kitzbuhel, Austria

Fri

07-Feb-20

Y11 & Y13 Reports sent home

Fri

07-Feb-20

School Closes for Spring Half Term

Mon

17-Feb-20

School Opens after Spring Half Term

Tue

18-Feb-20

Y10 Parents Evening - 5pm

Wed

19-Feb-20

Jonathan Taylor Social Media & online Safety COnsultant, talk to parents and pupils

Thu

20-Feb-20

Y9 Options Evening for parents

Thu

20-Feb-20

Y12 Debating Competition 12.30pm - 'THBT: All short-term prison sentences should be abolished'

Fri

21-Feb-20

School Closes at 12.20pm.

Mon

24-Feb-20

Y10 English production of Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde pm

Tue

25-Feb-20

Y11 English production of Macbeth am

Thu

27-Feb-20

Film Music Concert - 7.30pm

March

Day Date Details

Mon

02-Mar-20 to
07-Mar-20

Y13 Geology Trip to Cyprus

Tue

03-Mar-20

Y9 Parents Evening in The Grammar - 5pm

Wed

04-Mar-20

Y13 Economics Students to meet EconPlusDal, an influential A Level Economics Tutor - Revision Session at Alderley Edge School for Girls

Thu

05-Mar-20

Y11 Debating Competition 12.30pm - 'THBT: The national minimum wage should be abolished'

Wed

11-Mar-20

Musical - Back to the 80s, 7.30pm

Fri

13-Mar-20

Y12 Reports sent home

Mon

16-Mar-20 to
27-Mar-20

Y10 Exams

Thu

19-Mar-20

Y10 Debating Competition - 12.30pm - 'THBT: The IAAF was right in its verdict in the Caster Semenya Case'

Sat

21-Mar-20

Y5 STEAM Day 10am

Wed

25-Mar-20

Old Boys v 1st XI Football & 1st XV Rugby Matches

Wed

25-Mar-20

Senior Sports Awards Dinner - 7pm

Thu

26-Mar-20 to
01-Apr-20

Y8-10 Biology trip to Orlando

Fri

27-Mar-20 to
14-Apr-20

School Closes for Easter Holidays

April

Day Date Details

Tue

14-Apr-20 to
17-Apr-20

Y9 Exams

Tue

14-Apr-20

School Opens after Easter Holidays

Fri

17-Apr-20 to
24-Apr-20

Y12 Exams

Thu

23-Apr-20

Y9 Debating Competition 12.30pm - 'THBT: GCSEs should be abolished'

May

Day Date Details

Thu

07-May-20

Y12 Oxbridge Evening 7pm

Thu

07-May-20 to
14-May-20

Spanish Exchange - AGSB to Barcelona

Thu

07-May-20

Y8 Debating Competition 12.30pm - 'THBT: England is right to be switching to an op-out organ donation system in 2020'

Fri

08-May-20

School Closed for May Bank Holiday

Wed

13-May-20 to
15-May-20

Y8 Exams

Wed

20-May-20 to
22-May-20

Y7 Exams

Thu

21-May-20

Y7 Debating Competition 12.30pm - 'THBT: The anti-vaccine movement is the greatest threat to public health we face in the UK'

Fri

22-May-20

School Closes for Summer Half Term Holidays at 12.20pm

June

Day Date Details

Mon

01-Jun-20

School Opens after Summer Half Term Holiday

Wed

10-Jun-20

Y12 Parents Evening - 5pm

Fri

12-Jun-20 to
19-Jun-20

Spanish Exchange - Spanish visit to AGSB

Tue

16-Jun-20 to
19-Jun-20

Y12 Geography Fieldtrip to Blencathra

Fri

19-Jun-20

Y10 Reports sent home

Mon

22-Jun-20 to
24-Jun-20

Y12 Geology Trip to Vale of Eden

Mon

22-Jun-20 to
24-Jun-20

Celebration Concert 7.30pm

Thu

25-Jun-20

Open Evening 5-7.30pm - The Head Master will talk to parents at 5.15pm, 6pm & 6.45pm

Thu

25-Jun-20

School Closes early at 12.20pm for Open Evening

Fri

26-Jun-20

Book Return Day - Y11 & Y13 to return books from 8.30am, School starts at 10.45 for Y7-10 & Y12

July

Day Date Details

Wed

01-Jul-20

Sports Day

Thu

02-Jul-20

New Y7 Parents Induction Evening 7pm

Fri

03-Jul-20

Induction Day for New Year 7 Pupils

Wed

08-Jul-20

Y8 Well-Being Day

Wed

08-Jul-20

Junior Sports Awards Evening (provisional)

Thu

09-Jul-20

Y10 STEAM Fair 7-9pm

Sat

11-Jul-20 to
15-Jul-20

Y7 German Trip to the Rheinland

Mon

13-Jul-20 to
17-Jul-20

Y10 Work Experience

Fri

17-Jul-20

Y7 & Y8 Reports sent home

Fri

17-Jul-20

School Closes at 12.20pm for Summer Holidays

August

Day Date Details

Thu

13-Aug-20

A/AS Level Results Day

Thu

20-Aug-20

GCSE Results Day

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