Preparatory School Calendar

Thu 30 Aug
09:30 Year 5 & 6 Pre-Season Rugby Training - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Frilford, Abingdon OX13 5NX, UK
09:30 Years 7 & 8 Pre-Season Rugby Training - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Frilford, Abingdon OX13 5NX, UK
Fri 31 Aug
Staff INSET day
17:00 New Parents Drinks - Abingdon Prep School Hall
17:00 Reception New Parents Welcome Meeting - Reception Classroom
Mon 3 Sep
Staff INSET day
Tue 4 Sep
Michaelmas Term Begins
Thu 6 Sep
Year 6 Bushcraft Trip - Cornbury Park, Charlbury OX7 3EH, UK
Fri 7 Sep
Year 6 Bushcraft Trip - Cornbury Park, Charlbury OX7 3EH, UK
15:00 Senior Rugby Trials - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Frilford, Abingdon OX13 5NX, UK
Sat 8 Sep
Year 6 Bushcraft Trip - Cornbury Park, Charlbury OX7 3EH, UK
Mon 10 Sep
15:00 Years 5 & 6 - U10 and U11 Rugby Trials - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Frilford, Abingdon OX13 5NX, UK
Tue 11 Sep
18:00 Phonics Open Evening for new parents YR-3 - Year 2 Classroom
18:20 Year 6 Parents' Information about Senior School Applications - Year 6 classroom
19:00 Informal Parents' Evening - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Abingdon, Frilford OX13 5NX, United Kingdom
20:00 JPA AGM - School Hall
Wed 12 Sep
10:00 Year 8 - Dragon Early Season Rugby Festival - The Dragon School, Bardwell Rd, Oxford OX2 6SS, UK
14:30 Year 7 & 5 - Rugby vs. St. Hugh's (A) - St Hugh's School, Carswell Manor, Faringdon, Oxfordshire SN7 8PT, UK
14:30 Year 8 & 6 - Rugby vs. St. Hugh's (H) - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Frilford, Abingdon OX13 5NX, UK
Thu 13 Sep
15:45 Year 4 - Rugby vs. St. Hugh's (A) - St Hugh's School, Carswell Manor, Faringdon, Oxfordshire SN7 8PT, UK
Sat 15 Sep
09:00 Reception Entry 2019 Observation Play Morning - EYFS classroom
09:30 All Day Sculpture Workshop (Y7-8 Potential Art Scholars) - Art room, APS
Mon 17 Sep
Safety Week
Tue 18 Sep
Safety Week
15:15 Year 3 - Rugby vs. The Manor (H) - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Frilford, Abingdon OX13 5NX, UK
Wed 19 Sep
Safety Week
13:30 Year 8 - St. Hugh's U13 Rugby Festival (A) - St Hugh's School, Carswell Manor, Faringdon, Oxfordshire SN7 8PT, UK
14:30 Year 5, 7 & 8 - Rugby vs. Pinewood (A) - Pinewood School, Shrivenham
14:30 Year 6 & 7 - Rugby vs. Pinewood (H) - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Frilford, Abingdon OX13 5NX, UK
Thu 20 Sep
Safety Week
Year 4, Residential Ridgeway trip
14:30 Year 7 & 8 - Abingdon School Cross Country Relays (H) - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Frilford, Abingdon OX13 5NX, UK
Fri 21 Sep
Safety Week
Year 4, Residential Ridgeway trip
09:00 Pre-Prep Emergency Services Visit - APS
Sat 22 Sep
09:30 Year 4, 5, 6, 7 & 8 - Rugby vs. Cokethorpe (A) - Cokethorpe School, Witney OX29 7PU, UK
Tue 25 Sep
09:00 Reception Entry 2019 Observation Play Morning - EYFS classroom
17:20 Year 3 & Year 4, Parents' Evening - School Hall
17:30 Years 5, 6 and 7 - The Griffin Swimming Gala (A) - Abingdon School Sports Centre - Carpark, 11722 Park Rd, AbingdonOX14 1DE, UK
Wed 26 Sep
14:45 Year 8 - Rugby vs. Abingdon (H) - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Frilford, Abingdon OX13 5NX, UK
Thu 27 Sep
15:15 Year 3 - Rugby vs. Christ Church CS (H) - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Frilford, Abingdon OX13 5NX, UK
15:15 Year 4 - Rugby vs. Christ Church CS (A) - Christ Church Cathedral School, 3 Brewer St, Oxford OX1 1QW, UK
Fri 28 Sep
09:00 YR-8 Individual photos
16:15 Concert Platform - APS Hall
Sat 29 Sep
09:15 Year 7 - Rugby vs. Abingdon School (A) - Abingdon School, Park Rd, Abingdon OX14 1DE, UK
10:15 Year 7 - Rugby vs. Abingdon School (A) - Abingdon School, Park Rd, Abingdon OX14 1DE, UK
Tue 2 Oct
17:20 Year 5, Parents' Evening - School Hall
Wed 3 Oct
14:30 Year 5 - Rugby vs. Chandlings (H) - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Frilford, Abingdon OX13 5NX, UK
14:30 Year 6 - Rugby vs. Chandlings (A) - Chandlings, Bagley Wood, Kennington, Kennington, Oxford OX1 5ND, UK
14:30 Year 7 - Rugby vs. Cheltenham College Prep. (H) - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Frilford, Abingdon OX13 5NX, UK
14:30 Year 8 - Rugby vs. Cheltenham College Prep. (A) - Cheltenham College Preparatory School, Thirlestaine Rd, Cheltenham GL53 7AB, UK
Thu 4 Oct
09:00 Y4-6 Author visit (Nicki Thornton) - APS
09:00 Year 8 Natural History Museum Trip
Fri 5 Oct
09:00 Year 7 trip to Roman Baths in Bath
14:30 Pre-Prep Harvest Festival - APS Hall
Sat 6 Oct
10:00 Whole School Open Morning - APS
10:00 Year 7 & 8 - IAPS Regional 7-a-side Tournament (A) - Moulsford Preparatory School, Moulsford, Wallingford OX10 9HR, UK
Mon 8 Oct
09:30 Radley Orchestral Day (selected pupils)
09:30 Reception trip to Cogges Farm Museum
Tue 9 Oct
15:15 Year 3 - Rugby vs. Oratory Prep. (H) - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Frilford, Abingdon OX13 5NX, UK
15:15 Year 4 - Rugby vs. Oratory Prep. (A) - The Oratory Preparatory School, Reading RG8 7SF, UK
15:45 Pre-prep, Parents' Evening - APS classrooms
17:20 Year 6, Parents' Evening
Wed 10 Oct
14:30 Year 5 & 8 - Rugby vs. Beachborough (H) - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Frilford, Abingdon OX13 5NX, UK
14:30 Year 6 & 7 - Rugby vs. Beachborough (A) - Beachborough School, Westbury, Nr. Brackley NN13 5LB, UK
16:30 Pre-prep, Parents' Evening - APS classrooms
Thu 11 Oct
08:30 Year 5 trip to Black Country Museum - Dudley, UK
Fri 12 Oct
08:00 Year 1-5 Nasal Flu Vaccinations
Sat 13 Oct
Half-Term
IAPS U11 Rugby Festival (A) - Gayhurst School, Bull Ln, Chalfont St Peter, Gerrards Cross SL98RJ, UK
Sun 14 Oct
Half-Term
09:30 Years 5, 6, 7 & 8 - Abingdon Vale Biathlon (A) - Abingdon School Sports Centre - Carpark, 11722 Park Rd, AbingdonOX14 1DE, UK
Mon 15 Oct
Half-Term
Tue 16 Oct
Half-Term
Wed 17 Oct
Half-Term
Thu 18 Oct
Half-Term
Fri 19 Oct
Half-Term
Sat 20 Oct
Half-Term
Sun 21 Oct
Half-Term
Mon 22 Oct
Half-Term
Tue 23 Oct
Half-Term
Wed 24 Oct
Half-Term
Thu 25 Oct
Half-Term
Fri 26 Oct
Half-Term
Sat 27 Oct
Half-Term
Sun 28 Oct
Half-Term
Tue 30 Oct
09:00 Reception Entry 2018 Observation Play Morning - EYFS classroom
17:20 Year 7, Parents' Evening - School Hall
Wed 31 Oct
14:30 Year 6 & 7 - Rugby vs. Oratory Prep. (H) - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Frilford, Abingdon OX13 5NX, UK
14:30 Years 5 & 8 - Rugby vs. Oratory Prep. (A) - The Oratory Preparatory School, Reading RG8 7SF, UK
Fri 2 Nov
15:00 Years 7 & 8 - Rugby vs. Shiplake College (H) - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Frilford, Abingdon OX13 5NX, UK
16:15 Concert Platform - APS hall
Sat 3 Nov
09:30 All Day Sculpture Workshop (Y7-8 Potential Art Scholars) - Art room, APS
Mon 5 Nov
Year 8 residential Geography trip to Swanage
08:50 Year 4-5 Assessment Day
13:30 Year 5 - Magdalen College School U10 Festival (A) - Magdalen College School, Cowley Pl, Oxford OX4 1DZ, UK
Tue 6 Nov
Year 8 residential Geography trip to Swanage
Wed 7 Nov
09:00 Y7-8 Choir (selected pupils) trip to Albert Hall
14:30 Year 8 - Rugby vs. Christ Church CS (A) - Christ Church Cathedral School, 3 Brewer St, Oxford OX1 1QW, UK
14:30 Years 5 & 6 - Rugby vs. Christ Church CS (H) - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Frilford, Abingdon OX13 5NX, UK
14:30 Years 5 & 8 - Rugby vs. Bruern Abbey (H) - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Frilford, Abingdon OX13 5NX, UK
14:30 Years 6 & 7 - Rugby vs. Bruern Abbey (A) - Bruern Abbey School, Chesterton House Chesterton, Bicester, Chesterton, Bicester OX26 1UY, UK
Thu 8 Nov
14:30 Years 3 & 4 - Abingdon Prep. U8 Tag and U9 Rugby Festival (H) - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Frilford, Abingdon OX13 5NX, UK
Fri 9 Nov
10:50 Whole School Remembrance Service - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Abingdon, Frilford, Abingdon, Oxfordshire OX13 5NX, UK
18:00 JPA Firework Night
Mon 12 Nov
16:00 Year 5 - Abingdon School Rugby Festival (A) - Tilsley Park, Dunmore Rd, Abingdon OX14 1PU, UK
Tue 13 Nov
Scholastic Book Fair
15:15 Year 3 - Rugby vs. Chandlings (H) - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Frilford, Abingdon OX13 5NX, UK
15:15 Year 4 - Rugby vs. Chandlings (A) - Chandlings, Bagley Wood, Kennington, Kennington, Oxford OX1 5ND, UK
17:20 Year 8, Parents' Evening - School Hall
Wed 14 Nov
Scholastic Book Fair
09:30 Year 3 2018 Assessment Day
14:45 Year 7 - Rugby vs. Abingdon School (H) - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Frilford, Abingdon OX13 5NX, UK
14:45 Year 8 - Rugby vs. Abingdon School (A) - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Frilford, Abingdon OX13 5NX, UK
Thu 15 Nov
Scholastic Book Fair
Fri 16 Nov
Scholastic Book Fair
08:30 Pre-Prep Parents Work Share
13:00 Year 4, 5 & 6 - Cokethorpe Cross Country (A) - Cokethorpe School, Witney OX29 7PU, UK
Sat 17 Nov
09:00 Year 6 - Abingdon School Taster Morning
Wed 21 Nov
11:30 Year 8 - Pinewood Rugby Sevens Festival (A) - Pinewood School, Shrivenham
13:30 Year 7 - St. Edwards, Oxford Rugby Festival (A) - St Edward's School, Woodstock Rd, Oxford OX2 7NN, UK
14:30 Year 7 - Rugby vs. Pinewood (H) - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Frilford, Abingdon OX13 5NX, UK
Thu 22 Nov
13:00 Year 6 - Cokethorpe U11 Tournament (A) - Cokethorpe School, Witney OX29 7PU, UK
Fri 23 Nov
13:00 Year 7 & 8 - Abingdon Preparatory School Rugby Sevens Tournament (H) - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Frilford, Abingdon OX13 5NX, UK
Sat 24 Nov
09:30 Year 6 & 8 - Rugby vs. Taunton Prep. (H) - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Frilford, Abingdon OX13 5NX, UK
14:00 Christmas Bazaar - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Abingdon, Frilford, Abingdon, Oxfordshire OX13 5NX, UK
Mon 26 Nov
16:30 Year 4, 5, 6, 7 & 8 - Dragon Swimming Gala (A) - The Dragon School, Bardwell Rd, Oxford OX2 6SS, UK
Wed 28 Nov
10:00 Year 3-4 Pantomime Trip
14:30 Year 5 - Rugby vs. Magdalen College School (H) - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Frilford, Abingdon OX13 5NX, UK
14:30 Year 6 - Rugby vs. Magdalen College School (A) - Magdalen College School, Cowley Pl, Oxford OX4 1DZ, UK
Thu 29 Nov
15:15 Year 3 - Rugby vs. Magdalen College School (H) - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Frilford, Abingdon OX13 5NX, UK
15:15 Year 4 - Rugby vs. Magdalen College School (A) - Magdalen College School, Cowley Pl, Oxford OX4 1DZ, UK
Sat 1 Dec
14:30 Years 5 & 8 - Rugby vs. Cothill (H) - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Frilford, Abingdon OX13 5NX, UK
14:30 Years 6 & 7 - Rugby vs. Cothill (A) - Cothill House, Cothill, Abingdon OX13 6JL, UK
Tue 4 Dec
10:00 10.10 Pre-Prep Nativity Dress Rehearsal to Y3-6
Wed 5 Dec
14:30 Pre-prep, Nativity - APS hall
Fri 7 Dec
09:00 Pre-Prep Trip to Roves Farm
14:00 Years 3 - 8 - Sports Photographs - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Frilford, Abingdon OX13 5NX, UK
Sat 8 Dec
09:30 All Day Sculpture Workshop (Y7-8 Potential Art Scholars) - Art room, APS
Tue 11 Dec
14:05 Years 5-8 House Debating and Public Speaking - APS Hall
18:30 Year 3-8 Carol Service - St Helen's Church, Abingdon
Thu 13 Dec
09:00 YR-8 JPA Gifts for Grown Ups
12:00 Whole School Christmas Lunch
Fri 14 Dec
12:00 Term ends 12:00 (Pre-prep and buses) 12:30 (Years 3-8)
Mon 17 Dec
Christmas Holiday
Tue 18 Dec
Christmas Holiday
Wed 19 Dec
Christmas Holiday
Thu 20 Dec
Christmas Holiday
Fri 21 Dec
Christmas Holiday
Sat 22 Dec
Christmas Holiday
Sun 23 Dec
Christmas Holiday
Mon 24 Dec
Christmas Holiday
Tue 25 Dec
Christmas Holiday
Wed 26 Dec
Christmas Holiday
Thu 27 Dec
Christmas Holiday
Fri 28 Dec
Christmas Holiday
Sat 29 Dec
Christmas Holiday
Sun 30 Dec
Christmas Holiday
Mon 31 Dec
Christmas Holiday
Tue 1 Jan
Christmas Holiday
Wed 2 Jan
Christmas Holiday
Thu 3 Jan
Christmas Holiday
Fri 4 Jan
Christmas Holiday
Sat 5 Jan
Christmas Holiday
Sun 6 Jan
Christmas Holiday
Mon 7 Jan
Whole Staff INSET - Abingdon Prep School
Tue 8 Jan
Lent Term Begins
Thu 7 Feb
08:00 Abingdon School Music Scholarship
Mon 11 Feb
Half-term
Tue 12 Feb
Half-term
Wed 13 Feb
Half-term
Thu 14 Feb
Half-term
Fri 15 Feb
Half-term
Mon 18 Feb
Half-term
Tue 19 Feb
Half-term
Wed 20 Feb
Half-term
Thu 21 Feb
Half-term
Fri 22 Feb
Half-term
Tue 26 Feb
09:30 Open Morning - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Abingdon, Frilford, Abingdon OX13 5NX, UK
Tue 19 Mar
14:00 Whole School Photograph
Fri 29 Mar
12:00 Term ends 12:00 (Pre-prep & buses) 12:30 (Years 3 to 8)
Mon 1 Apr
Easter Holidays
Tue 2 Apr
Easter Holidays
Wed 3 Apr
Easter Holidays
Thu 4 Apr
Easter Holidays
Fri 5 Apr
Easter Holidays
Sat 6 Apr
Easter Holidays
Sun 7 Apr
Easter Holidays
Mon 8 Apr
Easter Holidays
Tue 9 Apr
Easter Holidays
Wed 10 Apr
Easter Holidays
Thu 11 Apr
Easter Holidays
Fri 12 Apr
Easter Holidays
Sat 13 Apr
Easter Holidays
Sun 14 Apr
Easter Holidays
Mon 15 Apr
Easter Holidays
Tue 16 Apr
Easter Holidays
Wed 17 Apr
Easter Holidays
Thu 18 Apr
Easter Holidays
Fri 19 Apr
Easter Holidays
Sat 20 Apr
Easter Holidays
Sun 21 Apr
Easter Holidays
Mon 22 Apr
Easter Holidays
Tue 23 Apr
Whole Staff INSET - Abingdon Prep School
Wed 24 Apr
Summer Term Begins
Wed 1 May
09:30 Open Morning - Abingdon Preparatory School, Josca's house, Kingston Rd, Abingdon, Frilford, Abingdon OX13 5NX, UK
Mon 6 May
05:30 Bank Holiday
Wed 8 May
Year 7 Residential Trip to Whitemead Centre
Thu 9 May
Year 7 Residential Trip to Whitemead Centre
Fri 10 May
Year 7 Residential Trip to Whitemead Centre
Mon 13 May
Life Education Bus YR-6
Tue 14 May
Life Education Bus YR-6
Wed 15 May
Life Education Bus YR-6
Mon 27 May
Half-term
Tue 28 May
Half-term
Wed 29 May
Half-term
Thu 30 May
Half-term
Fri 31 May
Half-term
Sat 15 Jun
09:00 Year 3-8 School Sports day (YR-8) - Tilsley Park
Sun 16 Jun
Year 8 Trip to Normandy - Normandy, France
Mon 17 Jun
Year 8 Trip to Normandy - Normandy, France
Tue 18 Jun
Year 8 Trip to Normandy - Normandy, France
Wed 19 Jun
Year 8 Trip to Normandy - Normandy, France
Thu 20 Jun
Year 8 Trip to Normandy - Normandy, France
Fri 21 Jun
Year 8 Trip to Normandy - Normandy, France
Tue 25 Jun
09:30 Year R-7 Move Up Morning and New Reception Parents' Meeting - APS
Fri 5 Jul
10:15 Prize Giving and Year 8 Leavers' Final Assembly - APS hall
12:00 Term ends 12:00 (Pre-prep & buses) 12:30 (Years 3 to 8)