Key dates 2023 - 24

Below you will find an outline of important key dates applicable to our parents and students.

Autumn term

7th August – new staff induction

15th August – Asunción de la Virgen

5th and 6th September – Year 12 Induction

9th September – Start of term

17th 17:30 PIE – Parent Information Evening Year 12

18th 17:30 PIE – Parent Information Evening Year 13

Week commencing 23rd September – IE university trip

12th October – Fiesta Nacional de España

Week commencing 14th October – British Council University fair

15th October – Deadline for early UCAS applicants (Medicine, Cambridge and Oxford)

18th October – Oxbridge & Medicine entry exams – BMAT, UCAT, PAT, NSAA

28th October HALF TERM


1st November – Public holiday All Saints day

9th November – Public holiday Saint of Madrid 

14th November – Meducators Medicine workshop (Bespoke Careers event)

2nd December – Mock examinations Y12 & Y13

6th December – Public holiday The Day of the Spanish Constitution 

8th December – Public holiday Feast of the Immaculate conception

19th December- Parent evening

20th End of Term – HALF DAY

25th December – Christmas Day

Spring term

8th January – Term begins

8th January – A level exam series begins

22nd January – Senior Physics Challenge for selected students

24th January – Year 12 USA university speakers (bespoke Careers event)

31st January – Bath university presentation for students

31st  January – Preparation for university information evening for parents

7th February – Biology Olympiad for selected students

12th February – half term

19th February – Life at university presentation by alumni at Warwick university, UK

w/c  – 18th March – Year 12 mock examinations

22nd March – half term holiday begins

28th March – Public Holiday

29th March – Public Holiday

Summer term

w/c – 1st April – Year 13 mock examinations

2nd April – Term begins

IELTS (English proficiency official qualification) – TBC

1st May – Public Holiday

2nd May – Public Holiday

3rd May – School closed

15th May – Public Holiday

Official IAL Exams begins

26th June – End of term, summer holiday begins

Annual Virtus school calendar