Key Information for Parents

We hope that this area of the website will provide you with all the information you require, whether you are a parent of a pupil currently at The Appleton School, or if you are considering sending your child to the school in the future.

Term Dates


Autumn Term 2022

Thursday 1st September Non-pupil day
Friday 2nd September Year 7 and 12 only
Year 7 Welcome Assembly - Main Hall - 10:30am
Year 12 Welcome Assembly - Main Hall - 11:00am
Monday 5th September Whole school returns - 8:40am
Friday 16th September Non-pupil day
Friday 21st October Non-pupil day
24th October – 28th October Half term
Tuesday 20th December Last day of term

Spring Term 2023

Thursday 5th January Students Return
13th February - 17th February Half Term
Friday 3rd March Non-pupil day
Friday 31st March Last day of term

Summer Term 2023

Monday 17th April Students return
Monday 1st May Bank Holiday
29th May – 2nd June Half Term
Thursday 20th July Last day of term


Year 6 Transition

Year 6 to Year 7 transition information and a guided tour of the school.

Guidance is also provide for any information we require from you.


GCSE Revision Resources

We have provided a wide range of resources to aid your son/daughter when it comes to their revision for each of their examination subjects.


Clubs & Activities

There many varied clubs and activites that students can attend throught the year.


The wearing of full school uniform is compulsory for all school sessions and any journeys to and from the school site. This policy encourages students to identify with the school while promoting a positive, purposeful atmosphere during the working day.

Uniform and equipment guide

Your health and well being is important to us. The Appleton School Safeguarding team have compiled resources to support you.

Mental health and wellbeing resources