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The Duke of York's Royal Military School

A co-educational boarding school for students aged 11-18

Calendar

Key Calendar Dates For Parents

 

 

Summer Calendar 2024
           
           
All parents are welcome to support all sports fixtures, Parades and Chapel services.  
           
Any event marked with an asterisk (*) is also open to parents.
           
Date   Start Time End Time Event  Venue 
APR          
Sun 14 1600 1900 Easter holidays end: students return  
Mon 15 0815 0835 Assembly Chapel
    0835   Lessons begin  
    0835   Years 10 and 12: examinations begin Nye Hall
    0835 1250 Careers meetings Library
Tue 16        
Wed 17 0815 0830 Chapel: Hymn Practice Chapel
Thur 18 1000 1130 Trustees: Members meeting AG's Room
    1315 1400 PLG meeting VP (P) Office
Fri 19 0815 0830 Chapel Chapel
Sat 20 All day   Years 10 and 12: examinations end Nye Hall
    1200 1230 Tutor meetings Houses
    1205 1235 Pastoral staff INSET AG's Room
    1415   Girls Cricket v Northbourne Park School: U13A, U13B, U12A, U12B Away
Sun 21 1030 1100 *Morning Prayer  Chapel
    1000 1400 Alanbrooke: colour and foam run Betteshanger
Mon 22 0815 0835 Assembly Chapel
    0835 1250 Careers meetings Library
Tue 23 1320 1400 ALG meeting AG's Room
Wed 24 0815 0830 Chapel: Hymn Practice Chapel
    1400   Boys Cricket v Northbourne Park School: U13A Home
    1415   1st Boys Cricket v Sir Roger Manwood's Home
    1415   U15A Boys Cricket v Sir Roger Manwood's Away
    1415   U14 Girls Cricket v Sir Roger Manwood's Home
Thur 25     Non-uniform day: month of the service child  
    0830 1300 Exam: A Level Drama SJC Drama Studio
    1050 1200 UKMT Junior Maths Challenge Nye Hall
    1315 1400 PLG meeting VP (P) Office
Fri 26 0815 0830 Chapel (Nelson) Chapel
    1700 1800 *Parade Parade Square
Sat 27 1200   Prefect application deadline  
    1200 1230 Tutor meetings Houses
Sun 28 1030 1100 *Morning Prayer  Chapel
Mon 29 0815 0835 Assembly Chapel
    0835   Exam: GCSE Art and Photography Art Loft
    0835 1250 Careers meetings Library
    0900 1015 Exam: Certficate in Finance Unit 2 Part B Ramsay
    0900 1115 Exam: Diploma in Finance Unit 4 Part B Ramsay
    1600 1700 School Council meeting AG's Room
Tue 30 0835 1200 Exam: GCSE Art and Photography Art Loft
    1400 1530 Trustees: Business Committee meeting AG's Room
MAY          
Wed 1 0815 0830 Chapel: Hymn Practice Chapel
    0835 1100 Exam: A Level French speaking  Ramsay
    0835 1100 Exam: A Level Spanish speaking  Ramsay
    0800 1600 Year 9-11: vaccinations  Nye Hall 
    1415   Girls Cricket v Wellesley Hadden Dene School: U13A Away
    1415   Boys Cricket v Wellesley Hadden Dene School: U13A Home
    1415   U14 Boys Cricket v Sir Roger Manwood's Away
    1515   U15 Girls Cricket v Sir Roger Manwood's Home
Thur 2 0835 1530 Exam: GCSE French speaking  Ramsay
    0900 1145 Exam: BTEC Sport Fitness Training and Programming for Health, Sport and Wellbeing Ramsay
    1315 1400 PLG meeting VP (P) Office
    1605 1705 Messing meeting AG's Room
Fri 3 0815 0830 Chapel  Chapel
    0835 1700 Careers meetings Chelsea House Meeting Room
    1100 1200 Exam: A Level German speaking  Ramsay
    1330 1400 Headman's Half-Hour Principal's Office
    1415   U13A Boys Cricket v Sir Roger Manwood's Away
    1415   U12A Boys Cricket v Sir Roger Manwood's Home
    1515 1645 RAF recruitment talk AG's Room
Sat 4 1200 1230 Tutor meetings Houses
    1415   Boys Cricket v Tonbridge School: 2nd XI, U15A Home
    1415   Boys Cricket v Tonbridge School: 1st XI, U14A Away
Sun 5 0930 1030 *Parade Parade Square
    1030 1100 *Morning Prayer  Chapel
Mon 6 0815 0835 Assembly Chapel
Tue 7 0835 1100 Exam: GCSE Spanish speaking  Ramsay
    1320 1400 ALG meeting AG's Room
    1600 1730 U13A Big Bash Tournament (Boys cricket) Home
    1600 1730 U13A Big Bash Tournament (Girls cricket) Home
Wed 8     Exam: GCSE PE moderation day TBC
    0815 0830 Chapel: Hymn Practice Chapel
    1400   Girls Cricket v Dover College: U13A, U12A Away
    1515   1st Basketball v Beech Grove Away
Thur 9 0835 1700 Careers meetings Chelsea House Meeting Room
    0900 1100 Exam: GCSE Religious Studies  Ramsay
    0900 1100 Exam: GCSE Religious Studies  Ramsay
    1315 1400 PLG meeting VP (P) Office
    1330 1445 Exam: GCSE Drama  Ramsay
    1330 1530 Exam: BTEC Business Developing a Marketing Campaign Ramsay
    1400 1530 Trustees: Education committee  AG's Room
    1415   Athletics: South East Kent intermediate meet  Home
    1600 1730 U15 Big Bash Tournament (Boys cricket) Home
    1600 1730 U15 Big Bash Tournament (Girls cricket) Home
Fri 10 0815 0830 Chapel  Chapel
    0830 1030 Year 10 Desserts Workshop  Food Room
    0900 1045 Exam: GCSE Biology Paper 1 Tier F/H Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    0900 1015 Exam: GCSE Biology Combined Science Trilogy P1F/H Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    0900 1200 Exam: BTEC Business Unit2 Nye Hall/ Ramsay
        DofE: silver practice expedition departs  
    1050 1250 Year 12 Biology Trip to Dover Grammar  
    1330 1515 Exam: GCSE German listening and reading  Ramsay
    1415   U12A Boys Cricket v Harvey Grammar School Home
Sat 11 1200   JUO application deadline  
    1200 1230 Tutor meetings Houses
    1415   Girls Cricket v Junior King's School: U13A Home
    1415   Athletics: senior meet at Sevenoaks School Away
    1430   Boys Cricket v Cranbrook School: U15A, U13A Home
    1430   Boys Cricket v Cranbrook School: 1st XI, U14A Away
Sun 12     DofE: silver practice expedition returns  
    1030 1100 *Morning Prayer  Chapel
Mon 13 0815 0835 Assembly Chapel
    0835 1250 Careers meetings Library
    0900 1045 Exam: GCSE English Literature Paper 1 Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1330 1510 Exam: A Level Further Maths Core Pure Mathematics Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1505 1605 Staff Consultative Committee meeting AG's Room
Tue 14 0900 1100 Exam: A Level Business Paper 1 Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    0900 1045 Exam: GCSE French Listening Tier F/H Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    0900 1045 Exam: GCSE French Reading Tier F/H Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1330 1500 Exam: GCSE Business Nye Hall/ Ramsay
Wed 15 0815 0830 Chapel: Hymn Practice Chapel
    0900 1015 Exam: GCSE History Medicine in Britain Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1330 1500 Exam: GCSE Computer Science  Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1330 1500 Exam: BTEC Sport Anatomy and Physiology Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1415   Girls Cricket v Northbourne Park: U13A, U12A Home
    1430   Boys Cricket v Dover College: U13A Away
Thur 16 0900 1130 Exam: A Level Geography Paper 1 Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    0900 1030 Exam: GCSE Maths non calculator Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1315 1400 PLG meeting VP (P) Office
    1330 1515 Exam: GCSE Religious Studies  Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1330 1530 Exam: BTEC Business Personal and Business Finance Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1400 1530 Trustees: Health and welfare committee  AG's Room
Fri 17     Year 12 Biology Trip to Wildwood  
    0815 0830 Chapel (Trenchard) Chapel
    0835 1700 Careers meetings Chelsea House Meeting Room
    0900 1045 Exam: GCSE Chemistry Paper 1 Tier F/H Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    0900 1015 Exam: GCSE Chemistry Combined Science Trilogy Chemistry P1F/H Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    0900 1100 Exam: A Level Psychology: Research Methods  Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    0900 1200 Exam: BTEC Sport Investigating Business in Sport and the Active Leisure Industry Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1330 1500 Exam: GCSE Geography Paper 1 Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1330 1510 Exam: A Level Further Maths Pure Maths 1 & 2 Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1400   Athletics v DOY Cup (Year 7 and Year 8) Home
    1700 1800 *Parade Parade Square
Sat 18 1200 1230 Tutor meetings Houses
    1400   Girls Tennis v Junior King's School: U14, U15 Home
    1400   Intermediate Interhouse Cricket Home
Sun 19 1030 1100 *Morning Prayer  Chapel
    1900 2000 *Holy Communion Chapel
Mon 20 0815 0835 Assembly Chapel
    0835 1250 Careers meetings Library
    0900 1115 Exam: GCSE English Literature Paper 2 Nye Hall/ Ramsay
Tue 21 0800 1300 Careers Interviews Chelsea House Meeting Room
    0900 1100 Exam: A Level Business  Paper 2 Ramsay
    0900 1015 Exam: GCSE German Writing  Ramsay
    0900 1130 Exam: A Level Dance Ramsay
    1320 1400 ALG meeting AG's Room
    1330 1530 Exam: GCSE Computer Science  Ramsay
    1530 1800 Athletics: Super 8s U12 Home
Wed 22 0815 0830 Chapel: Hymn Practice Chapel
    0900 1045 Exam: GCSE Physics Paper 1 Tier F/H Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    0900 1015 Exam: GCSE Combined Science Trilogy Physics P1 F/H Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    0900 1100 Exam: A Level Psychology Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1330 1430 Exam: GCSE PE  Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1330 1500 Exam: A Level Further Maths Core Pure Maths 1 Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1400   Boys Cricket v Junior King's School: U13A, U12A Away
    1400 1430 1st Team Photos Chapel
Thur 23 0900 1130 Exam: A Level History Paper 1 Germany Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    0900 1045 Exam: GCSE English Language Paper 1 Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    0900 1100 Exam: BTEC Engineering Principles Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    0930 1030 Health and Safety meeting AG's Room
    1315 1400 PLG meeting VP (P) Office
Fri 24 0815 0830 Chapel  Chapel
    0900 1100 Exam: A Level Physics Paper 1 Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    0900 1200 Exam: A Level English Literature Paper 1 Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    0900 1015 Exam: GCSE French Writing Tier F/H Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1150 1250 *Junior Concert Chapel
    1330   Half-term begins: Students may depart  
    1400 1600 *Parents Day: Year 10 Maurice Colclough Sports Centre
Sat 25        
           
JUN          
Sun 2 1600 1900 Half-term ends: Students return  
Mon 3 0815 0835 Assembly Chapel
    0835 1250 Careers meetings Library
    0900 1130 Exam: A Level Geography Paper 2 Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    0900 1030 Exam: GCSE Maths calculator  Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    0900 1100 Exam A Level German Listen Read and Translation Ramsay
    1330 1430 Exam: GCSE PE  Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1330 1530 Exam: A Level Psychology: Applied Psychology  Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1330 1500 Exam: A Level Futher Maths Core Pure Maths 2 Nye Hall/ Ramsay
Tue 4 0900 1045 Exam: GCSE Spanish Listening Tier F/H Ramsay
    0900 1045 Exam: GCSE Spanish Reading Tier F/H Ramsay
    1100 1700 Year 12 UCAS Fair Maidstone
    1320 1400 ALG meeting AG's Room
    1330 1530 Exam: A Level Maths Pure Mathematics 1 Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1330 1515 Exam: GCSE History Superpower, Relations & Early Elizabethan England Nye Hall/ Ramsay
Wed 5 0815 0830 Chapel: Hymn Practice Chapel
    0830 1600 Year 12 Chemistry Trip to Pfizers Community Lab  
    0900 1030 Exam: GCSE Geography Paper 2 Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1330 1600 Exam: A Level D&T: Product Design Paper 1 Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1330 1500 Exam: GCSE Business Studies Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1330 1545 Exam: A Level Biology 1 Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1330 1500 Exam: GCSE Statistics Written 1 Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1415   U14A Cricket v Harvey Grammar School Away
Thur 6     UCAS Fair - Sixth Form  
    0800 1700 Year 9: STEM competition Greenwich University, Medway
    0900 1200 Exam: A Level Drama and Theatre  Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    0900 1100 Exam: A Level Business Paper 3 Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    0900 1045 Exam: GCSE English Language Paper 2 Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1315 1400 PLG meeting VP (P) Office
Fri 7     DofE: Year 9 girls Bronze expedition departs  
    0815 0830 Chapel Chapel
    0835 1700 Careers meetings Chelsea House Meeting Room
    0900 1100 Exam: A Level Spanish Listening, Reading, and Translation Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1330 1600 Exam: A Level History Paper 2 Tudor religious change Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1330 1515 Exam: GCSE Biology Paper 2 Tier F/H Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1330 1445 Exam: GCSE Combined Science Trilogy Biology P2 F/H Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1330 1530 Exam: BTEC Computing Principles of Computer Science Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1330 1400 Headman's Half-Hour Principal's Office
    1400   Cricket: boys intra-dorm U13 Home
    1700 1800 *Parade Parade Square
    1900 2200 Regimental Dinner AG's Room
Sat 8     Kent Schools' Athletics Championships Medway Park
    1000 1200 Military Band: D-Day Landings 80th Anniversary  Dover Seafront
    1200 1230 Tutor meetings Houses
    1205 1235 Pastoral staff INSET AG's Room
        DofE: Year 9 girls Bronze expedition returns  
    1400   Girls Cricket v Ashford School: U13A & U12A Away
    1400   Athletics v DOY Cup (Years 11, 12, 13) Home
Sun  9     Year 7 Trip to Bluewater  
    1400 1700 Alanbrooke Picnic Deal
    1030 1100 *Morning Prayer  Chapel
    1100 1400 Military Band: Folkestone & Ashford Military Show  
Mon 10 0815 0835 Assembly Chapel
    0835 1250 Careers meetings Library
    0900 1200 Exam: A Level Religious Studies Paper 1 Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    0900 1100 Exam: A Level Chemistry Paper 1 Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    0900 1100 Exam: A Level French Listening, Reading, and Translation Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    0900 1030 Exam: GCSE Maths Calculator  Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1100 1500 Year 10 GCSE Blues Composition Workshop C07
    1330 1445 Exam: GCSE Spanish Writing Tier F/H Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1330 1545 Exam: A Level Music Component 3 Appraising Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1330 1515 Exam: BTEC Computing Fundamentals of Computer Systems Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1600 1700 School Council meeting AG's Room
Tue 11 0900 1045 Exam: GCSE Chemistry Paper 2 Tier F/H Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    0900 1015 Exam: GCSE Combined Science Trilogy Chemistry P2 F/H Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1330 1530 Exam: A Level Maths Pure Mathematics 2 Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1330 1450 Exam: GCSE History Weimar & Nazi Germany Nye Hall/ Ramsay
Wed 12 0815 0830 Chapel: Hymn Practice Chapel
    0900 1030 Exam: A Level D&T Product Design Paper 2 Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    0900 1140 Exam: A Level German  Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1330 1415 Exam: GCSE Polish Listening F/H Ramsay
    1330 1415 Exam: GCSE Portuguese Listening F/H Ramsay
    1400   Boys Cricket v St Edmund's School: U13A, U12A Home
    1415 1515 Exam: GCSE Portuguese Reading F/H Ramsay
    1415 1515 Exam: GCSE Polish Reading F/H Ramsay
    1415   U15A Boys Cricket v Harvey Grammar School Away
Thur 13 0835 1700 Careers meetings Careers meetings
    0830 1300 Year 10 Geography Field Trip to Kingsdown  
    1315 1400 PLG meeting VP (P) Office
    1400 1600 TDA meeting London
    1600 1800 TDF meeting London
Fri 14     DofE: Year 9 boys Bronze expedition departs   
        Spanish exchange students arrive  
    0815 0830 Chapel Chapel
    0900 1030 Exam: GCSE Geography Paper 3 Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    0900 1115 Exam: A Level Biology A: Biological Diversity  Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1250 1330 Prefects' meeting AG's Room
    1330 1515 Exam: GCSE Physics Paper 2 Tier F/H Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1330 1445 Exam: GCSE Combined Science Trilogy Physics P2 F/H Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1400   Athletics: Powell Trophy Years 7-10 Home
    1500   Girls Cricket v Junior King's School: U13A, U12A Away
Sat 15     DofE: Year 9 boys Bronze expedition returns  
    1200 1230 Tutor meetings Houses
    1400   Boys Tennis v King's School: 1st Home
    1400   Girls Tennis v King's School: 1st, U14A Away
    1400   Girls Tennis v King's Schoool: U15A  
Sun 16 0930 1030 *Parade  
    1030 1100 *Morning Prayer  Chapel
Mon 17 0815 0835 Assembly Chapel
    0835 1250 Careers meetings AG's Room
    0900 1100 Exam: A Level Physics P3  Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    0900 1140 Exam: A Level Spanish Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1330 1630 Exam: A Level Religious Studies Paper 2B Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1330 1445 Exam: GCSE Music Component 3 Appraising Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    1330 1500 Exam: GCSE Statistics Written Paper 2 Nye Hall/ Ramsay
Tue 18 0800 1700 Careers meetings Chelsea House Meeting Room
    0900 1100 Exam: A Level Chemistry Paper 2 Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    0900 1100 Exam: GCSE Design and Technology Written Paper Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    0900 1000 Exam: A Level PE: Socio-cultural issues Nye Hall/ Ramsay
    0900 1005 Exam: Certificate in Finance  Unit 2 Part B Ramsay
    0900 1100 Exam: Diploma in Finance  Unit 4 Part B Ramsay
    1330 1445 Exam: GCSE Polish Writing H Ramsay
    1330 1450 Exam: GCSE Portuguese Writing H Ramsay
    1600 1730 Year 7 Athletics Meet at Astor School Away
Wed 19 0815 0830 Chapel: Hymn Practice Chapel
    0835 1250 Careers meetings Chelsea House Meeting Room
    0900 1045 Exam: GCSE Food Prep and Nutrition Written Ramsay
    0900 1030 Exam: A Level Biology A Ramsay
    0900 1140 Exam: A Level French Ramsay
    1100   Boys Cricket v The Forty Club: 1st XI Home
    1330 1500 Exam: A Level Further Maths Further Pure Maths 1 Ramsay
    1400   Boys Cricket v Junior King's School: U13A, U12A Home
Thu 20 1000 1200 Trustees: Full board committee meeting AG's Room
    1330 1530 Exam: A Level Maths Statistics & Mechanics Ramsay
    1315 1400 PLG meeting VP (P) Office
        Spanish exchange students depart  
Fri 21     DofE: Silver expedition departs  
        Trinity Music Exams Music Department
    0815 0830 Chapel Chapel
    0900 1100 Exam: A Level Chemistry Paper 3 Ramsay
    1330 1500 Exam: A Level Further Maths Decision Mathematics  Ramsay
    1415   U13A and U12A Girls Cricket v Sir Roger Manwood's Away
    1900 2100 Wolfe House dinner  
Sat 22 1200 1230 Tutor meetings Houses
    1400   Boys Cricket v Ashford School: 1st XI, U14A Home
    1400   Boys Cricket v Ashford School: U15A, U13A, U12A Away
Sun 23     Silver DofE qualifying returns  
    1030 1100 *Morning Prayer  Chapel
Mon 24 0600   Years 10 and 11: French cultural trip departs  
    0815 0835 Assembly Chapel
    0835 1250 Careers meetings Chelsea House Meeting Room
    1500 1600 Staff Consultative Committee meeting AG's Room
Tue 25 0800 1800 Year 12: IRIS Conference  
        Year 7 Trip to Thorpe Park  
    1605 1705 Messing meeting AG's Room
Wed 26 0600   Military Band: Royal Norfolk Show departs  
    0815 0830 Chapel: Hymn Practice Chapel
    1415   Swimming: Inter-House Gala senior and intermediate Home
    1415   U13A Boys Cricket v Harvey Grammar School Home
    1700   Year 10 and 11: French cultural trip returns  
Thur 27 0930 1030 Health and Safety meeting AG's Room
    1315 1400 PLG meeting VP (P) Office
    1400 1800 Cricket: 20/20 Home
    1800 1900 Cricket: 20/20 barbecue Pavilion
    2100   Military Band: Royal Norfolk Show returns  
Fri 28 0830 1250 International Day  
    0815 0830 Chapel (Centenary Y13) Chapel
    0835 1700 Careers meetings AG's Room
    1400 1600 Athletics: Inter-House competition U13, U12 Home
    1800 2300 Year 11 Prom Nye Hall
Sat  29     Year 7 Depart for Adventurous Weekend  
    1100 1200 RSM's Parade Practice Parade Square
    0800 2200 Military Band: tattoo London Excel
    1200 1230 Tutor meetings Houses
    1830 2300 Leavers Ball Nye Hall
Sun  30     Year 7 Return from Adventurous Weekend  
    0700 1600 Corps of Drums: RBL Armed Forces Day Whittlesey
        Year 7 visits to Senior Houses  
    1030 1100 *Morning Prayer  Chapel
    1700 1900 Haig House Dinner  
    1900 2000 *Holy Communion Chapel
JUL          
Mon 1     No Town Leave this week  
    0815 0900 Awards Assembly Nye Hall
    1100 1500 Athletics: Inter-House competition (Sports Day) Athletics Track
    1800 2130 Prefects' dinner Martin Mill
Tue 2 All day   Grand Day Production: rehearsal Nye Hall
    All day   House activities  
Wed 3 0930 1015 School photograph Main Field
    1030 1230 Final Parade practice Main Field
    All day   House Activities  
    1900 2130 *Grand Day Production Nye Hall
Thur 4 0845 0930 Principal's Final Assembly Nye Hall
    1100 1145 Leavers' Service Chapel
    1400 1600 Year 8: Music Scholars: rehearsal Chapel
    1600 1700 Year 8: Music Scholars Concert Chapel
    1900 2130 *Grand Day Production Nye Hall
Fri 5 1000 1130 Grand Day: Prize Giving Nye Hall
    1330 1530 *Grand Day: Parade Main Field
    1600   Term Ends: Students free to leave  
           
Thur 18 1000 1130 Trustees: Members meeting Aldershot