DCGS events for Sep 2022 to Jul 2023

Warning: subject to changes and additions over the course of the year.

September 2022

Monday 5th

Tern Starts for Years 7 & 12

Tuesday 6th

Term Starts for All Years

Wednesday 14th

Year 7 CATs Testing

Auditions for 'Pride and Prejudice'

Friday 16th

Recalls: 'Pride and Prejudice'

Monday 19th

Bank Holiday - State Funeral

Tuesday 20th

Year 7 Parents at Challoner's

Thursday 22nd

School closes at 12:35 for Open Evening preparations

Rehearsals for Senior Play: 'Pride and Prejudice' @ Challoner's High

Open Evening for Years 5 and 6 Students (The Headmaster will talk at 17:00; 17:30, 18:30 and 19:00. Tours will be given throughout the evening)

Monday 26th

Year 7 UKSA Teambuilding Visit 1 (Forms F/H/N)

Rehearsals for Senior Play: 'Pride and Prejudice' @ Challoner's High

Tuesday 27th

Year 7 UKSA Teambuilding Visit 1 (Forms F/H/N)

Yr 8 HPV Vaccination (1st Dose) / Yr 9 HPV Vaccination (2nd Dose)

Wednesday 28th

Year 7 UKSA Teambuilding Visit 1 (Forms F/H/N)

Year 7 UKSA Teambuilding Visit 2 (Forms P/R/T)

Enrichment Day

Rehearsals for Senior Play: 'Pride and Prejudice' @ Challoner's High

Thursday 29th

Parenting Course

Friday 30th

Year 7 UKSA Teambuilding Visit 2 (Forms P/R/T)

October

Monday 3rd

Rehearsals for Senior Play: 'Pride and Prejudice' @ Challoner's High

Tuesday 4th

Lunchtime Recital

Parents Information Evening for Junior Football/ Senior Hockey Tour to Holland

Wednesday 5th

Year 10 Parents at Challoner's

Thursday 6th

Rehearsals for Senior Play: 'Pride and Prejudice' @ Challoner's High

Yr 12/13 A Level Economics Lecture

Friday 7th

Friends of DCGS Year 7 Parents Social Evening

Monday 10th

Rehearsals for 'Pride and Prejudice' @ Challoner's High

Tuesday 11th

Yr 12/13 Art visit to ARTiculation Discovery Day 2022

Year 9 Activities Week Parents Information Launch Evening

Wednesday 12th

Year 12/13 Medics visit to Harefield Hospital (LKR)

Year 7: How to Raise an Emotionally Resilient Child

Thursday 13th

Rehearsals for Senior Play: 'Pride and Prejudice' @ Challoner's High

Friday 14th

Year 12/13 German visit to Goethe-Institut, London

Junior Prizegiving

Saturday 15th

DofE Bronze Mop-up Expedition

Sunday 16th

DofE Bronze Mop-up Expedition

Tuesday 18th

Oxbridge & Medics Admissions Tests

Year 13 Consultation Evening (Online)

Wednesday 19th

Oxbridge Admissions Tests

Thursday 20th

Open Morning

Friday 21st

Yr 13 UCAT Interview Course

End of Half-Term

Monday 24th

Junior Football and Senior Hockey Tour to Holland

Tuesday 25th

Junior Football and Senior Hockey Tour to Holland

Wednesday 26th

Junior Football and Senior Hockey Tour to Holland

Thursday 27th

Junior Football and Senior Hockey Tour to Holland

Friday 28th

Junior Football and Senior Hockey Tour to Holland

Monday 31st

Yr 11 Cultural visit to Paris

Geography trip to Iceland

November

Tuesday 1st

Yr 11 Cultural visit to Paris

Geography trip to Iceland

Wednesday 2nd

Yr 11 Cultural visit to Paris

Oxbridge Admission Tests

Geography trip to Iceland

Thursday 3rd

Geography trip to Iceland

Friday 4th

Geography trip to Iceland

Tuesday 8th

Year 13 Physics trip to Science Live

Wednesday 9th

Year 11 German visit to BFI

French Exchange Students arrive

Rehearsals for Senior Play: 'Pride and Prejudice' @ Challoner's High

Friday 11th

Year 12 visit to Safe Drive, Stay Alive Presentation

Monday 14th

Year 12/13 Chemistry trip to 'Chemistry in Action'

Year 11 trip to Jane Austin's House

Year 7 Parents E-Safety and iPad Launch

Wednesday 16th

GCSE Drama Devised Performances

Rehearsals for Senior Play: 'Pride and Prejudice' @ Challoner's High

Thursday 17th

Year 7 Profile 1 Issued

Year 9 Profile 1 Issued

Senior Prizegiving

Friday 18th

Year 12/13 Biology trip to Science Live

Friends of DCGS Joint Year 7/8 Disco with Challoner's High (at DCGS)

Tuesday 22nd

Lunchtime Recital

Sixth Form Open Evening - Talks at 16:45 & 17:15 for current DCGS students; 18:15 & 18:45 for external applicants

Wednesday 23rd

Yr 12 Geography trip to East End & City

Sixth Form Studio Play

Thursday 24th

Year 11 Reports issued

Year 8 Profile 1 issued

Sixth Form Studio Play

Friday 25th

Sixth Form Studio Play

Choral and Instrumental Concert with Challoner's High

Tuesday 29th

Year 13 Tudor History Conference

Wednesday 30th

Dress Rehearsal: 'Pride and Prejudice' @ Challoner's High

Year 8 Parents at Challoner's

December

Thursday 1st

Year 10 Profile 1 issued

Year 12 Profile 1 issued

Year 7 Consultation Evening (in person)

Joint Play with Challoner's High 'Pride and Prejudice'

Friday 2nd

Joint Play with Challoner's High 'Pride and Prejudice'

Saturday 3rd

Friends of DCGS Christmas Fayre

Joint Play with Challoner's High 'Pride and Prejudice'

Monday 5th

ABRSM/Trinity Music Exams

Rush Hour Rock! Concert

Tuesday 6th

ABRSM/Trinity Music Exams

Wednesday 7th

ABRSM/Trinity Music Exams

Year 12 Consultation Evening (in person)

Thursday 8th

ABRSM Music Exams

Year 13 Profiles issued

Friday 9th

ABRSM Music Exams

Tuesday 13th

Year 7 Carol Service

School Christmas Lunch

Year 8 Carol Service

Wednesday 14th

Senior Cricket Tour to Sri Lanka

Production of 'A Christmas Carol' for Yr 8 Students

Service of Lessons and Carols

Thursday 15th

Senior Cricket Tour to Sri Lanka

Friday 16th

Senior Cricket Tour to Sri Lanka

End of Term

Saturday 17th

Senior Cricket Tour to Sri Lanka

Sunday 18th

Senior Cricket Tour to Sri Lanka

Monday 19th

Christmas Holiday

Tuesday 20th

Christmas Holiday

Wednesday 21st

Christmas Holiday

Thursday 22nd

Christmas Holiday

Friday 23rd

Christmas Holiday

Saturday 24th

Christmas Holiday

Sunday 25th

Christmas Holiday

Monday 26th

Christmas Holiday

Tuesday 27th

Christmas Holiday

Wednesday 28th

Christmas Holiday

Thursday 29th

Christmas Holiday

Friday 30th

Christmas Holiday

Saturday 31st

Christmas Holiday

January 2023

Sunday 1st

Christmas Holiday

Monday 2nd

Christmas Holiday

Tuesday 3rd

Christmas Holiday

Staff Training Day

Friday 6th

Year 14 Reunion Evening

Wednesday 11th

English A Level theatre visit 'Othello'

Tuesday 24th

Yr 9 (U, V, W) Geography visit to Stratford, London

Thursday 26th

Yr 9 (X, Y, Z) Geography visit to Stratford, London

Friday 27th

Charity Day

Monday 30th

Performance of 'Romeo & Juliet' for Yr 9 Students

February

Wednesday 1st

DofE Gold Expedition Training Day

Performance of 'Macbeth' for Yr 11 Students

DofE Gold Expedition Parent Information Evening

Thursday 2nd

Year 9 Reports issued

Friday 3rd

Friends of DCGS Quiz Night

Monday 6th

Yr 12 Geography Fieldwork Investigation Day

Tuesday 7th

Lunchtime Recital

Year 11 Profiles issued

Wednesday 8th

DofE Bronze Expedition Training Day

DofE Bronze Expedition Parent Information Evening (BSH)

Thursday 9th

Year 11 Consultation Evening (Online)

Friday 10th

End of Half-Term

Monday 13th

Half-Term

Tuesday 14th

Half-Term

Wednesday 15th

Half-Term

Thursday 16th

Half-Term

Friday 17th

Half-Term

Tuesday 21st

Year 8 Parent Consultation Evening (online)

Wednesday 22nd

Year 9 Options Evening (Online)

Friday 24th

Year 10 visit to Science Live

March

Thursday 2nd

Year 9 Consultation Evening (Online)

Friday 3rd

Battlefields Trip 1 (Leaving 06:00 Friday, Returning 20:00 Saturday)

Cabaret Night

Saturday 4th

Battlefields Trip 1 (Leaving 06:00 Friday, Returning 20:00 Saturday)

Tuesday 7th

Lunchtime Recital

Thursday 9th

Year 12 Reports issued

Year 7 Profile 2 issued

Friday 10th

Battlefields Trip 2 (Leaving 06:00 Friday, Returning 20:00 Saturday)

Saturday 11th

Battlefields Trip 2 (Leaving 06:00 Friday, Returning 20:00 Saturday)

DofE Bronze Award Practice Expedition

Sunday 12th

DofE Bronze Award Practice Expedition

Wednesday 15th

French exchange visit to Marseille (Yrs 8/9/10)

Thursday 16th

Open Morning

French exchange visit to Marseille (Yrs 8/9/10)

Year 10 Reports issued

Friday 17th

French exchange visit to Marseille (Yrs 8/9/10)

Friends of DCGS Joint Year 7/8 Disco with Challoner's High (at Challoner's High)

Saturday 18th

French exchange visit to Marseille (Yrs 8/9/10)

Sunday 19th

French exchange visit to Marseille (Yrs 8/9/10)

Monday 20th

French exchange visit to Marseille (Yrs 8/9/10)

Tuesday 21st

French exchange visit to Marseille (Yrs 8/9/10)

Musical

Wednesday 22nd

Spanish Exchange Students arrive (until 29 March)

French exchange visit to Marseille (Yrs 8/9/10)

Musical

Thursday 23rd

Year 8 Profile 2 issued

Year 13 Reports issued

Musical

Friday 24th

Charity Day

Musical

Saturday 25th

Musical

Tuesday 28th

Co-Ed Reunion

Friday 31st

Ski Visit to Killington, USA

April

Saturday 1st

Ski Visit to Killington, USA

Sunday 2nd

Ski Visit to Killington, USA

Monday 3rd

Ski Visit to Killington, USA

Easter Holiday

Tuesday 4th

Ski Visit to Killington, USA

Easter Holiday

Wednesday 5th

Ski Visit to Killington, USA

Easter Holiday

Thursday 6th

Ski Visit to Killington, USA

Easter Holiday

Friday 7th

Ski Visit to Killington, USA

Easter Holiday

Saturday 8th

Ski Visit to Killington, USA

Easter Holiday

Sunday 9th

Easter Holiday

Monday 10th

Easter Holiday

Tuesday 11th

Easter Holiday

Wednesday 12th

Easter Holiday

Thursday 13th

Easter Holiday

Friday 14th

DofE Gold Award Practice Expedition

Easter Holiday

Saturday 15th

DofE Gold Award Practice Expedition

Sunday 16th

DofE Gold Award Practice Expedition

May

Tuesday 9th

Lunchtime Recital

Saturday 13th

DofE Bronze Award Qualifying Expedition

Sunday 14th

DofE Bronze Award Qualifying Expedition

Friday 26th

End of Half-Term

Saturday 27th

Year 10 History Trip to Berlin

Sunday 28th

Year 10 History Trip to Berlin

Monday 29th

Half-Term

Tuesday 30th

Half-Term

Wednesday 31st

Half-Term

June

Thursday 1st

Half-Term

Friday 2nd

Half-Term

Thursday 8th

DofE Gold Award Qualifying Expedition

Friday 9th

DofE Gold Award Qualifying Expedition

Saturday 10th

DofE Gold Award Qualifying Expedition

Sunday 11th

DofE Gold Award Qualifying Expedition

Monday 12th

DofE Gold Award Qualifying Expedition

Wednesday 14th

Yr 10 Geography visit to River Chess

Thursday 15th

Year 10 Profile 2 issued

Friday 16th

Yr 10 Geography visit to River Chess

Monday 19th

Year 12 Biology trip to Mop End

Tuesday 20th

Year 10 Consultation Evening (Online)

Wednesday 21st

Year 12 Biology trip to Mop End

Thursday 22nd

Year 12 Profile 2 issued

Monday 26th

Year 12 Geography residential Magdalen

Tuesday 27th

Year 12 Geography residential Magdalen

Wednesday 28th

Year 12 Geography residential Magdalen

German Exchange Students arrive (until 5 July)

Thursday 29th

Year 12 Higher Education Conference

Year 8 Reports issued

July

Thursday 6th

Year 10 Geography trip to Sicily

Open Morning

Friday 7th

Year 10 Geography trip to Sicily

Charity Day

Saturday 8th

Year 10 Geography trip to Sicily

Sunday 9th

Year 10 Geography trip to Sicily

Wednesday 12th

Founder's Day Services - St Mary's Church

Thursday 13th

Sports Day

Year 9 Profile 2 issued

Year 7 Reports issued

Summer Play

Friday 14th

Summer Play

Saturday 15th

Summer Play

Wednesday 19th

Junior Cricket Tour to Sri Lanka 2023

End of Term

Thursday 20th

Junior Cricket Tour to Sri Lanka 2023

Friday 21st

Junior Cricket Tour to Sri Lanka 2023

Saturday 22nd

Junior Cricket Tour to Sri Lanka 2023

Sunday 23rd

Junior Cricket Tour to Sri Lanka 2023

Monday 24th

Junior Cricket Tour to Sri Lanka 2023

Tuesday 25th

Junior Cricket Tour to Sri Lanka 2023

Wednesday 26th

Junior Cricket Tour to Sri Lanka 2023

Thursday 27th

Junior Cricket Tour to Sri Lanka 2023

Friday 28th

Junior Cricket Tour to Sri Lanka 2023

Saturday 29th

Junior Cricket Tour to Sri Lanka 2023

Sunday 30th

Junior Cricket Tour to Sri Lanka 2023