General Information
THE SCHOOL DAY:
The school day is from 8:45am - 3:20pm. Thames High School is running a 10 day timetable.
On every day, except Wednesday, there are three 100 minute periods each day.
On a Wednesday there are two 90 minute periods, one 100 minute period, as well as a Learning Advisory time.
The mid-morning and lunch breaks vary according to the day.
You can download the weekly timetable here.

ATTENDANCE:
Students who have good attendance at school are more likely to achieve well.
Any absence from school for ill-health, medical or dental appointments, bereavement etc requires an explanation from parents/caregivers.
We appreciate parents/caregivers phoning, emailing or texting in, either on the day or prior to the absence. 
Family holidays should be taken during the school holiday periods.
To text in, send a text to 3255. The text must start with the code thsc followed by a space. Please include your child's name, year group and reason for absence.

TERM DATES 2018:
Term 1:    Start:  Thursday 1 February for Year 9 & 13 students only / Wednesday 7 February all students at school
    Finish: Friday 13 April
 Term 2:   Start: Monday 30 April
    Finish: Friday 6 July
Term 3:   Start: Monday 23 July
    Finish: Friday 28 September
Term 4:   Start: Monday 15 October
    Finish: Still to be confirmed, but no later than Tuesday 18 December