Key dates in April 2024

Key events and national days aimed at education professionals in Waltham Forest.

1 April to 12 April

Easter Holiday

Two weeks Easter break. Please note Monday 1 April is Easter Monday. 

Tuesday 16 April

Primary offer day

Reception and junior national offer day. 

Wednesday 17 April

Careers Network Meeting

For Secondary Schools and colleges

This network is for careers staff working in Waltham Forest secondary schools and colleges who lead on or deliver Careers education, information, advice & guidance.

The network meetings provide an opportunity for practitioners and leaders to:

  • Get national and regional updates from the Local London Careers Hub East.
  • Network and share practice with other colleagues from Waltham Forest
  • Discuss approaches to delivering careers education

Online via MS Teams - 3.30pm to 4.15pm

Friday 26 April

Fair Access Panel

Local authorities have a statutory duty to have a protocol that sits outside the normal admissions process, to ensure that children without school places are found and offered a place as soon as possible. The statutory guidance is issued by law and applies to maintained, academy, free and independent schools. 

Tuesday 30 April

School Organisation and Admissions Board

School Organisation and Admissions Board.