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Important Dates

Primary School Visits

Restrictions allowing, during May and June, members of our senior staff and the Year 7 team will visit each student who is joining us the following September at their primary school.  Meetings with primary school staff will happen virtually.


Uniform Ordering Deadline

The deadline for ordering uniform for students joining Year 7 in September 2021 will be advised soon.  We cannot guarantee that any items ordered after this date will be received in time for the new academic year.


Transition Evening for Parents and Carers

Dates for the Transition Evening/s will be published when they are available and the event will take place only if restrictions allow.

This meeting is for the parents and carers of students who will be joining Year 7 in September.  General information about the college, our curriculum, expectations and pastoral arrangements will be provided.  Senior Staff and our Year 7 team will be available to answer any questions and you will also meet your child’s tutor.

Unfortunately, we do not have room to accommodate any other members of the family at this event; it is for the parents and carers of transferring students only.  Please do not bring any children or other relatives.  Students will meet their tutor and learn about being a student here on their transition days.


Transition Days for Students

​Dates for the Transition Days will be published when they are available and the event will take place only if restrictions allow.

All of the students who have a place at The Spires College in September 2020 will join us for two action-packed days of learning and fun.  Students will experience a wide range of lessons, explore the college site and, importantly, meet lots of new friends.  Students should wear their primary school uniform and lunch will be provided.


Transition Support Day

Dates for the Transition Days will be published when they are available and the event will take place only if restrictions allow.​

This is an additional transition day for students who may need a more in-depth induction. This day is by invitation only.


Summer School

Dates for Summer School will be published when they are available and the event will take place only if restrictions allow.

The purpose is for students to:

• Meet their year group and make new friends at The Spires College;

• Become more familiar with the college and staff;

• Be more confident about starting in Year 7;

• Begin to get into the habit of learning after a long break;

• Have fun!