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Term dates

Autumn Term 2021
Wednesday 1st September INSET – school closed to Students
Thursday 2nd SeptemberINSET – school closed to Students
Friday 3rd September Families day
Monday 6th SeptemberTerm starts
Friday 22nd OctoberTerm ends
Monday 25th October - Friday 29th OctoberHalf term
Monday 1st NovemberTerm starts
Friday 17th DecemberTerm ends
Monday 20th December -Monday 3rd JanuaryChristmas holiday
Spring Term 2022
Tuesday 4th JanuaryINSET – school closed to Students
Wednesday 5th JanuaryFamilies day
Thursday 6th JanuaryTerm starts
Friday 11th FebruaryTerm ends
Monday 14th February - Friday 18th FebruaryHalf term
Monday 21st FebruaryTerm starts
Friday 1st AprilTerm ends
Monday 4th April - Monday 18th April Easter holiday
Summer Term 2022
Tuesday 19th AprilINSET – school closed to Students
Wednesday 20th April INSET – school closed to Students
Thursday 21st AprilFamilies day
Friday 22nd AprilTerm starts
Friday 27th MayTerm ends
Monday 30th May - Friday 3rd JuneHalf term
Monday 6th JuneTerm starts
Friday 22nd JulyTerm ends
Note: Bank Holidays 2021/22
Christmas Day: 27th December 2021
Boxing Day: 28th December 2021
New Year Day: 3rd January 2022
Good Friday: 15th April 2022
Easter Monday: 18th April 2022
May Day Holiday: 2nd May 2022
Spring Bank Holiday: 2nd June 2022
Platinum Jubilee Bank Holiday: 3rd June 2022
Summer Bank Holiday: 29th August 2021

YPA has a good understanding and built a rapport with my son. He has been happy and well cared for to the point where he has met his full potential and thrived. The right balance and structure has provided for my son’s complex needs. Thank you for your continuous support.  Parent

Latest News

Listening Period

We are currently undertaking a two week ‘listening period’ with our key stakeholders, as part of the closure process of the current YPA ahead of the opening of the new YPA building in Spring 2022. The purpose of the Listening …

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New School Build Update

Work is progressing at pace on YPA’s brand new school. A number of rooms and teaching spaces are taking shape and the building infrastructure is beginning to be installed. The roof of the building will act as the services hub …

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Trip to 4 Kingdoms Adventure Park and Family Farm

Students studying Food technology recently enjoyed a trip to 4 Kingdoms Adventure Park and Family Farm. They spent the day petting the farm animals, feeding calves, riding on tractors and tiring themselves out on the slides, bouncy pillows and go-karts. …

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Showcasing PRIDE values wherever we go!

On a recent outing to Liquid Leisure, one of YPA’s Year 9 students, Dylan Linstead demonstrated all of the schools PRIDE values.  Dylan saw a staff member struggling in the water and bravely swam to his rescue and got him …

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