Shrewsbury School

Term Dates

To save parents having to drive to Shrewsbury several times each term, the School lays on a fleet of coaches at the start and end of each term, at either end of half-term and on ‘Coach Weekend’ exeats. For more details, please refer to our Coach Routes page.

Please refer to our Calendar for details of all events that are taking place at Shrewsbury.

Academic Year 2020 / 2021

Safe Return to School Michaelmas Term 2020

Staggered Arrivals

To enable the safe resumption of campus living and working, we will be staggering the arrivals of pupils during the course of the pre-term weekend:

  • Saturday 5th September - Upper Sixth 2pm; Fifth Form 5pm.
  • Sunday 6th September - Lower Sixth 11am; Fourth Form 2pm and Third Form 5pm.

Families with pupils in separate years should plan to return at the latest time slot. Please note that international families have been communicated with directly regarding arrangements for the safe return to school for the Michaelmas Term.

Michaelmas 2020

Sunday 6th September (7.00 pm)* – Saturday 12th December (10.00 am) - *please note new date for the start of term

'Coach Weekend' Exeat: Friday 25th September (1.30 pm – Sunday 27th September (9.00 pm)

Half-term Exeat: Saturday 17th October (9.00 am) – Sunday 1st November (9.00 pm)

Extended Coach Weekend: Friday 20th November (1.30 pm) – Sunday 22nd November (9.00 pm)

Lent 2021

Wednesday 6th January (9.00 pm – Saturday 27th March (10.00 am)

'Coach Weekend' Exeat: Saturday 30th January (1.30 pm) – Monday 1st February (9.00 pm)

Half-term Exeat: Saturday 13th February (9.00 am) – Sunday 21st February (9.00 pm)

Extended 'Coach Weekend' Exeat: Friday 12th March (1.30 pm) – Sunday 14th March (9.00 pm)

Summer 2021

Wednesday 14th April (9.00 pm) – Saturday 3rd July (4.45 pm)

'Coach Weekend' Exeat: Saturday 1st May (1.30 pm) – Monday 3rd May (9.00 pm)

Half-term Exeat: Saturday 29th May (9.00 am) – Sunday 6th June (9.00 pm)

No Coach Weekend Exeat in second half of term.

















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