Summer holidays opening times 2019


End of Summer Term

The last day of the Summer Term is Friday 5 July 2019. Senior School finishes at 11.00am after Speech Day has concluded, buses leave at 11.30. At 11.15 there is a Graduation Event for Year 13 students and their families in the School Chapel. At 12 noon Graduation guests move to the school field for refreshments in the marquee and later depart. The Senior School reception will close at 5pm.  

The Prep School finishes at midday and all pupils need to be collected at that time (except those who go on the school buses at 11.30).

Summer Opening

The Senior School reception will be open from 8 July to 3 September inclusive, from 8.30am-1pm (excluding weekends and bank holidays). Support staff may be in school but only contactable by email or direct dial outside these hours. Ipswich Prep School will be closed over the holidays.

If you are coming to visit Elmer Armstrong at the front of the Senior School please feel free to come in and pick up a childrens' activity pack from reception when it is open. Visit for more information about Elmer.

Start of Michaelmas Term

Term re-starts for all pupils and staff on Wednesday 4 September 2019. Tuesday 3 September is Induction Day for Year 7, Year 9 and Year 12.