Gosbecks Primary School

Gosbecks Primary School

Be the Best You Can Be

Owen Ward Close, Colchester, Essex, CO2 9DG


01206 575407

Calendar and Term Dates

Dates for 2023 2024

 Autumn 2 Term

Monday 30th October – INSET day 


Tuesday 31st October – Children return to school 


Tuesday 31st October—Deadline for Year 7 (Secondary School) applications 


Friday 3rd November – Year 6 Community Work 


Monday 6th November – Year 6 Sats meeting and residential update online 5p.m. 


Tuesday 7th November – Y3-6 Cross Country 


Tuesday 7th November – Olympian Athlete Visit to School 


Friday 10th November – Remembrance Assembly 


Monday 13th November—Odd Socks Day (The start of Anti Bullying Week) 


Friday 17th November—Children in Need 


Monday 20th November – Sunshine class NHS Heights, Weights and Vision Check 


Tuesday 21st November – Year 3 and 4 trip a.m. 

Wednesday 22nd November – Flu immunisations 

Wednesday 22nd November – Author Visit – James Campbell 

Wednesday 29th November – Panto – Robin Hood (Paid for by the PTA) 

Friday 1st December—Year 5 University Visit

Tuesday 5th December—Sunshine Nativity for parents 9.30 a.m. and 2.15 p.m.

Friday 8th December – Christmas Discos KS1 4-5p.m. KS2 5.30 -6.30 

Tuesday 12th December—KS1 Christmas Dinner Day

Wednesday 13th December—KS2 Christmas Dinner Day

Thursday 14th December – Father Christmas Story Time (PTA Event)

Monday 18th December – KS1 Church services 10 a.m and 2 p.m.

Wednesday 20th December—Last day of term 

Christmas Holidays 

Thursday 4th January—Non Pupil Day 

Friday 5th January—Children return to school  

Monday 15th January—Final date to apply for a 2024 Reception place.