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Term & Diary Dates

Please find here a link to Nottinghamshire County Council Term Dates for School Holidays and a list of our own School INSET Dates for this year.  All other Calendar Dates, (e.g. School Photographer, Christmas Plays, Trips etc.)  you will find in the 'Calendar Dates' section of our website and on downloadable documents at the bottom of this page...



What is an INSET Training Day?

It means the children don't have to come to school, but the rest of the staff do: Teachers, Teaching assistants, Midday Supervisors & Cleaners.


During these days staff have training on important school issues..

-Sometimes it can be about the School Curriculum & what we teach the children.

-Sometimes it can be about improving policies or procedures such as Behaviour.

-Sometimes it can be a legal requirement such as training about Fire, First Aid or Safeguarding.


Our INSET DAYS for 2018-19  have been...


Monday 5th September

Introduction - School Handbook, professional code of conduct, phones, dress, tidiness, thoughtfulness, diary dates, Routines and reminders. Managing allegations against staff

-Health & Safety – Signing in, fire, working at height, slips & trips, loan working etc.

-Safeguarding – all procedures, lanyards, doors & windows

-Medical Information & sharing, – First Aid, first aiders and Well Worker


-Whole School Data



PE – 60 Minutes active

Educational Visits update

Friday 26th October

Maths & PE

Friday 15th February

Best for Boys: Best for Everyone - reading and writing

Monday 3rd June

Fisher Family Trust Reading Comprehension training

Monday 1st July



Our INSET DAYS for the coming year are as follows...


Friday 30th August – Admin Day


Introduction -

Welcomes to new staff and introductions

School Handbook aligned to NCC Conduct policy, Dalestorth Way 

Diary dates - planner


Medical Information, First aiders and Well Worker

Health & Safety – Signing in, fire, working at height, slips & trips, lone working etc.

Safeguarding – all procedures

Whole School Data – Past year will be shared giving whole school current picture

RE update


Demonstration of the new PE equipment in hall


Monday 6th January


Friday 14th February


Monday 1st June


Friday 3rd July

Report writing day