School will be closed for students on 28th & 29th October for Staff INSET Days

Normal school resumes from Wednesday 30th October

School placement referrals/consultations to be sent to new email –

Term dates

Autumn Term 2019
Monday 2nd September INSET – school closed to Students
Tuesday 3rd SeptemberINSET – school closed to Students
Wednesday 4th September Term Starts
Monday 21st October to Friday 25th October Half Term
Monday 28th & Tuesday 29th OctoberINSET - school closed to students
Wednesday 29th OctoberTerm starts
Thursday 19th DecemberTerm ends
Spring Term 2020
Wednesday 8th January Term Starts
Monday 17th February to Friday 21st FebruaryHalf Term
Friday 3rd April Term ends
Summer Term 2020
Tuesday 21st April Term starts
Monday 25th May to Friday 29th MayHalf Term
Friday 17th JulyTerm ends
Note: Bank Holidays 2019/2020
Christmas Day: 25th December 2019
Boxing Day: 26th December 2019
New Year Day: 1st January 2020
Good Friday: 10th April 2020
Easter Monday: 13th April 2020
May Day Holiday: 8th May 2020
Spring Bank Holiday: 25th May 2020
Summer Bank Holiday: 26th August 2020

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

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