Dates for your diary of our upcoming events (subject to change) held at Thurnby Mead Primary Academy:

Monday 12th September – Friday 16th September 2022 – Year 6 Caythorpe Residential

Thursday 22nd September 2022– Primary Premier League

Wednesday 28th September & Thursday 29th September 2022 – Meet the Teacher Event 3.30-4.00pm – more details to follow

Wednesday 5th October 2022 – Strong Girls Can workshop for Year 6

Thursday 6th October 2022 – Parent/carer Coffee Morning 9.00-10.00am – young children & babies welcome

Thursday 13th October 2022 – Badge Assembly for invited parents/carers 9.00-9.30am

Thursday 13th October 2022 – Developmental Language Delay Awareness Event -more details to follow

Friday 14th October 2022 – INSET Day for staff – school closed to children.



HALF TERM BREAK – School closes on Thursday 13th October and re-opens on Monday 24th October 2022.



Monday 24th October 2022 – Diwali Event – please feel free to send your child wearing traditional clothes for our Diwali Celebration Assembly and activities in class.

Wednesday 26th October 2022 – Individual Photographs

Thursday 3rd November 2022 – Year 3 trip to Conkers

Thursday 10th November 2022 – Year 6 trip to The Warning Zone

Tuesday 15th November & Thursday 17th November 2022 – Parents Evening

Thursday 17th November 2022 – Children In Need Event

Thursday 24th November 2022 – Parents/carer Coffee Morning – young children & babies welcome

Thursday 8th December 2022 – Badge Assembly for invited parents/carers 9.00-9.30am.

Christmas Events

This year we will be splitting performances into Key Stages. Tickets will be limited to 2 per family for each performance.

EYFS – Friday 9th December   9.30a.m – 10.00 am

Key Stage 1 (Years 1 and 2) – Tuesday 13th December   2.15-2.45pm

Key Stage 2 (Years 3, 4 ,5 and 6) – Friday 9th December   2.00-2.30pm and Wednesday 14th December 2.00-2.30pm

Christmas Parties – these will be held in classes the week beginning 12th December

Years 1-6 Church Visit – Tuesday 13th December

One Nation Charity Christmas Bake Sale – Wednesday 14th December 2022 – please donate cakes to school (all cakes must be nut free and suitable for vegetarians – see V sign on packaging). Children will be able to buy cakes at playtime.

CHRISTMAS BREAK – school closes on Friday 16th December and reopens on WEDNESDAY 4th January 2023.

Archives 2021-2022

Friday 1st July 2022 – Reports to Parents


Monday 4th July – Year 6 Performance to parents/carers – 6pm


Tuesday 5th July 2022 – Year 1 and 2 Trip to Hunstanton



Friday 8th July 2022 – School closes for the summer holiday

Tuesday 30th August – School reopens for Autumn Term

Friday 24th June 2022 – Sports Day (first choice – weather dependent)


Tuesday 28th June 2022 – Moving on Day – children to meet teachers for next year

Tuesday 24th May 2022 – School Photographs


Wednesday 25th May 2022 – DSP Trip to the Farm


Thursday 26th May 2022 – Whole School Platinum Jubilee Celebration Day


Friday 27th May 2022 – Close for Half term

Monday 6th June 2022 – School Reopens



Monday 6th May – Friday 10th May 2022 – Year 6 Residential Trip to Caythorpe

Wednesday 5th April 2022 – Badminton Tournament at Babington Academy


Wednesday 6th April 2022 – Girls Football at Judgemeadow Community College


Wednesday 6th April 2022 – Year 5 Easter Experience at Christ Church


Friday 8th April 2022 – school closes for Easter Holiday


Monday 25th April 2022 – school re-opens.

Tuesday 1st March 2022 – Mindfulness Day and Pancake Races


Wednesday 2nd March 2022 – Boys Football at Judgemeadow Community College


Thursday March 3rd 2022 – World Book Day


Tuesday 8th March 2022 – Year 1 Farm Visit


Wednesday 9th March 2022 – Reception Visit to 360 Play Centre (F2)


Tuesday 15th March 2022 – Year 2 Farm Visit


Friday 18th March 2022 – Red Nose Day


Thursday 24th March 2022 – Year 3 Farm Visit


Week Beginning 28th March 2022 – Parents Evening


Wednesday 30th March 2022 – Boys Football at Judgemeadow Community College


Thursday 31st March 2022 – Year 4 Farm Visit

Wednesday 2nd February 2022 – Girls Football Team Tournament at Judgemeadow Community College 3.30-5.30pm

Friday 11th February 2022 – school closes for half term

Monday 21st February 2022 – school re-opens

Friday 8th April 2022 – school closes for Easter Holiday

Monday 25th April 2022 – school re-opens

Monday 2nd May and Tuesday 3rd May 2022 – Bank Holidays

Tuesday 25th January 2022 – Cinderella Pantomime in school – more information to follow.

Christmas Parties – week beginning 13th December 2021.

Santa Visits – week beginning 13th December 2021.

Christmas Jumper Day and Christmas Lunch – Wednesday 15th December

Christmas Carol Service to Parents/Carers – It is with regret that we have taken the difficult decision to cancel the Christmas Carol Service to parents and carers on Thursday 16th December. Please see our December newsletter for more information.

Term Dates
School closes for Christmas on Friday 17th December 2021 and re-opens on
Tuesday 4th January 2022