Term dates and times

School Term and Holiday Dates (NB. These may be subject to change). Click HERE for the Brighton & Hove Council Schools’ Dates

Attached below are the school term dates. You can find a more detailed school calendar including parents’ evenings and school events and when we have early closures by clicking on the following link: 

2022/2023 – DS School Term Dates 2022/23

Please note: INSET dates are for Dorothy Stringer School only - other schools' INSETs may be different.

Thursday 2 September 2022 – Year 7 first day of school (Year 7 and prefects only)

Monday 5 September 2022 – All year groups first day of term

Monday 12 September 2022 – Year 7 photos

Monday 19 September 2022 – Year 7 new parents evening

Thursday 6 October 2022 – Open evening, early closure 12.30

Friday 7 October 2022 – Late start 9.50

Friday 14 October 2022 – Student and staff general knowledge quiz

Thursday 20 September 2022 – Break up for half term

8.40am – 8.50am Registration 
8.50am – 9.50am Lesson 1
9.50am – 10.50am Lesson 2

10.50am – 11.10am Break

11.10am – 12.10pm Lesson 3 

12.10pm – 12.30pm Lunch/ tutor time – upper school

12.30pm – 12.55pm Lunch
12.50pm – 1.10pm Lunch/ tutor time – lower school

1.10pm – 2.10pm Lesson 4
2.10pm – 3.10pm Lesson 5