Key Information

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.

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 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