Shrewsbury School

Term Dates

To save parents having to drive to Shrewsbury several times each term, the School lays on a fleet of coaches at the start and end of each term, at either end of half-term and on ‘Coach Weekend’ exeats. For more details, please refer to our Coach Routes page.

Please refer to our Calendar for details of all events that are taking place at Shrewsbury.

Michaelmas 2019


Saturday 31st August* (9.00 pm) – Wednesday 11th December (10.00 am)
* Please note that Third Form pupils will arrive on Sunday 1st September. Arrangements will be confirmed by individual Housemasters/Housemistresses, but arrival time is likely to be c.4.30pm.

The Lower Sixth Induction Weekend will start at lunchtime on Saturday 31st August. A full timetable of the weekend's activities can be downloaded here

'Coach Weekend' Exeat: Friday 27th September (1.30 pm) – Sunday 29th September (9.00 pm)

Half-term Exeat: Saturday 19th October (9.00 am) – Sunday 3rd November (9.00 pm)

'Coach Weekend' Exeat: Friday 22nd November (1.30 pm) – Sunday 24th November (9.00 pm)


Lent 2020


Monday 6th January (9.00 pm) – Saturday 28th March (10.00 am)

'Coach Weekend' Exeat: Saturday 25th January (1.30 pm) – Monday 27th January (9.00 pm)

Half-term Exeat: Saturday 15th February (9.00 am) – Sunday 23rd February (9.00 pm)

'Coach Weekend' Exeat: Friday 13th March (1.30 pm) – Sunday 15th March (9.00 pm)


Summer 2020


Monday 20th April (9.00 pm) – Saturday 27th June (4.45 pm)

**'Coach Weekend' Exeat: Thursday 7th May (1.00 pm) - Sunday 10th May (9.00 pm) - please note new dates**

Half-term Exeat: Saturday 23rd May (9.00 am) – Sunday 31st May (9.00 pm)

No Coach Weekend Exeat in second half of term


Michaelmas 2020


Saturday 5th September (9.00 pm) – Saturday 12th December (10.00 am)

'Coach Weekend' Exeat: Friday 25th September (1.30 pm – Sunday 27th September (9.00 pm)

Half-term Exeat: Saturday 17th October (9.00 am) – Sunday 1st November (9.00 pm)

Extended Coach Weekend: Friday 20th November (1.30 pm) – Sunday 22nd November (9.00 pm)


 Lent 2021


Wednesday 6th January (9.00 pm – Saturday 27th March (10.00 am)

'Coach Weekend' Exeat: Saturday 30th January (1.30 pm) – Monday 1st February (9.00 pm)

Half-term Exeat: Saturday 13th February (9.00 am) – Sunday 21st February (9.00 pm)

Extended 'Coach Weekend' Exeat: Friday 12th March (1.30 pm) – Sunday 14th March (9.00 pm)


Summer 2021


Wednesday 14th April (9.00 pm) – Saturday 3rd July (4.45 pm)

'Coach Weekend' Exeat: Saturday 1st May (1.30 pm) – Monday 3rd May (9.00 pm)

Half-term Exeat: Saturday 29th May (9.00 am) – Sunday 6th June (9.00 pm)

No Coach Weekend Exeat in second half of term.



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