Preparations ready for the Royal Wedding picnic tomorrow. Sandwiches and cakes to be added in the morning.


No it’s just Monday till Thursday.


Thanks for all your contributions. Winners will be announced next week. Hope we all enjoyed Number Day.


Festive season starts tomorrow at the Christmas fair 12-3. Looking forward to seeing you all there.


HJAC are thoroughly enjoying backpacking around Europe.


Our amazing Mrs Gartell with her fantastic award. Very well deserved.


Thursday 14th welcome to year 3 meeting at 6pm. Welcome to year 5 meeting 6.45. It would be great to see you.


Monday 11th September PTA AGM at 6.45 all are welcome. HJAC PTA help make a difference to every child. Come along and find out more.


Two great WOW days already this week, tomorrow year 3 go back in time to the Stone Age.


2pm tomorrow year 6 leavers' assembly, it would be lovely to see you all there to celebrate the children's time at HJAC.


Well done to the whole of year 6, great production of Darwin rocks! Very proud of you all.


Finished packing up the coach and just about to leave. Aim to be back by 12 :-)


Lovely evening walk and had an amazing rap by Miss Roberts 'rehereyear4


Lovely breakfast and enjoying our morning activities.


He's having a great time. They all are :-) currently playing games and sports.


We are loving it - shelter building, scavenger hunting and playing games. 🙂


All arrived safe and excited for the next few days at Galveston Hall


15minutes until we are back at school


Had our lunch and back on the road - it's looking like we will be back about 2.30. Looking forward to seeing you all.


We will update more when we have an idea. So far so good for 2ish.

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Term Dates

2017 - 2018 Term Dates:

Autumn Term


INSET Day Monday 4th September
Autumn 1 Tuesday 5th September - Friday 20th October
INSET Day Monday 9th October
Half Term Monday 23rd October - Friday 27th October
Autumn 2 Monday 30th October - Wednesday 20th December (1.20pm finish)



Spring Term


INSET Day Wednesday 3rd January
Spring 1 Thursday 4th January - Friday 9th February
Half Term Monday 12th February - Friday 16th February
Spring 2 Monday 19th February - Thursday 29th March (1.20pm finish)



Summer Term


INSET Day Tuesday 16th April
Summer 1 Tuesday 17th April - Friday 25th May
Half Term Monday 28th May - Friday 1st June
Summer 2 Monday 4th June - Monday 23rd July (1.20pm finish)

Friday 6th July



Term dates for academic year 2018 to 2019

Autumn term 2018

  • INSET - Monday 3 September 2018

  • Children return to school - Tuesday 4 September 2018

  • INSET - Friday 5th October 2018

  • Half-term - 22 October to 26 October 2018

  • Last day - Friday 21 December 2018

Spring term 2019

  • INSET - Monday 7 January 2019

  • Children return to school - Tuesday 8 January 2019

  • Half-term - 18 February to 22 February 2019

  • Last day  - Friday 5 April 2019

Note: Good Friday is on 19 April and Easter Monday is on 22 April 2019

Summer term 2019

  • INSET - Tuesday 23 April 2019

  • Children return to school - Wednesday 24 April 2019

  • Half-term - 27 May to 31 May 2019

  • INSET - Friday 5 July 2019

  • Last day  - Tuesday 23 July 2019