Key Dates & Events

Please see the link below to the latest list of events that are taking place in school. This is a working document and is subject to changes and additions.

St. Wilfrid’s Catholic Academy

Key Dates for 2023- 2024

This is a working document & will be amended and updated accordingly.

 Half term

Monday 30th October 2023 – Friday 3rd November 2023

Inset day – Monday 6th November 2023

Tuesday 7th November School open to children
Tuesday 7th November Parent consultations – in person appointments (exc y1)
Wednesday 8th November Year 5 Parent lunch
Wednesday 8th November Year 1 parent consultations – in person appointments
Wednesday 8th November Year 6 Parent consultations – Teams
Thursday 9th November Parent consultations – virtual on Teams (exc Y6)
Thursday 9th November Rise Theatre visit – “God’s Planet” – Whole school
Friday 10th November Year 4 Parent lunch
Monday 13th November – Friday 17th November Anti-bullying week
Monday 13th November World Kindness Day
Monday 13th November Odd Socks Day
Wednesday 15th November Y5 to SMW Music taster session
Wednesday 15th November Year 5/6 Parent lunch
Thursday 16th November Year 1 to Peak Wildlife Park
Thursday 16th November Parent maths workshop KS1 & KS2 @ 8.45am & 5.30pm
Thursday 16th November Gospel Choir to Music Share Concert @ Lichfield
Friday 17th November Year 6 Parent lunch
Sunday 19th November Family Mass @ Sacred Heart
Wednesday 22nd November Year 1/2 to Wolseley Centre
Wednesday 22nd November St Cecilia Feast Day (Year 3/4)
Friday 24th November EYFS Stay & Play Reading workshop
Tuesday 28th November Y6 to Catalyst Museum Wigan
Thursday 30th November

Thursday 30th November

Christmas Craft Fayre  @ 3.00pm

Mass @ Sacred Heart

Sunday 3rd December

Tuesday 5th December

First Sunday of Advent

Spelling Workshop KS1 & KS2 9.00am & 5.30pm

Tuesday 5th to 12th December Scholastic book fair
Wednesday 6th December KS1 Parents – Christmas Crafts
Thursday 7th & Friday 8th December

Thursday 7th December

Bike ability Year 4 & Year 5

Dress down day in exchange for chocolate for our Christmas chocolate raffle

Friday 8th December Mass @ Sacred Heart The Immaculate Conception


Tuesday 12th December Nursery to Lower Drayton Farm – Jingle Village
Tuesday 12th December KS1 Nativity @ 9.00am
Wednesday 13th December KS1 Nativity @ 2.00pm
Thursday 14th December Christmas dinner
Thursday 14th December

Thursday 14th December

Christmas Jumper day @ St Wilfrid’s

Mass @ Sacred Heart

Tuesday 19th December

Tuesday 19th December

Nursery  & Reception Nativity @ 9.00am

Y5 & Y5/6 to RAF Cosford

Wednesday 20th December Nursery & Reception Nativity @ 2.00pm
Thursday 21st December Party Day – Party clothes, snack & disco
Thursday 21st December Choir & Young Voices performing @ Royal Stoke Hospital
Friday 22nd December Carol Concert @ Sacred Heart KS2
Half term

School closes – Friday 22nd December 2023

Inset day – Monday 8th January 2024

School opens to all – Tuesday 9th January 2024