Important Dates

Date Event
Thursday 2nd May, 2019Year 6 Treasure HuntAll new students are invited to take part in a treasure hunt around the academy to help familarise them with the school site.


During May and June, Hodgson will be in contact with our feeder Primary Schools and will visit as many as possible to meet Year 6 students coming to Hodgson along with their Primary teachers. Where there may only be very small numbers of students coming to Hodgson from a particular Primary School, sometimes only one, those students will be invited into Hodgson for an opportunity to meet staff, see the school and in particular meet other students who similarly may be coming in August not knowing anybody at all. This day is scheduled for Friday 21st June, 2019 .
Thursday 4th July, 2019Year 6 New Intake EveningAll new students and their parents are invited to the academy to meet the students Form / Progress Tutor and receive valuable information from the Principal and other senior staff.
Friday 5th July 2019 Year 6 New Intake DayAll new students will spend the day at Hodgson. They will experience a number of lessons and get time to spend with their Form / Progress Tutor. Lunch will be provided (free of charge) for all students in our Hot Pot Dining Room.
Wednesday 28th August, 2019Start of the new Academic YearThe new Academic year begins and our new students begin their secondary education in Year 7