‘Students have outstanding attitudes to learning,
which is primarily as a result of good teaching and very positive relationships across the whole academy.’ Ofsted
‘Students behave very well, show high levels of cooperation, respect and courtesy and work highly effectively with each other and their teachers. This creates a very positive learning environment.’ Ofsted


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Literacy Events Calendar

Below are listed annual celebrations of literacy and reading, with details, where available, of approximate dates when they
take place each year.

JANUARY
  • Sign Up Now week
  • Costa Book Award (formerly Whitbread)
FEBRUARY
  • National Storytelling Week
  • Get London Reading
MARCH
  • Blue Peter Book Awards
  • World Book Day
  • World Storytelling Day



APRIL
  • International Children's Book Day
MAY
  • National Share a Story Month
  • Adult Learners' Week
  • Learning at Work Day
  • Bookstart Scotland Day
JUNE
  • National Family Week
  • National Bookstart Week
  • Volunteers Week
  • Welsh Book of the Year
  • The Orange Prize
JULY/AUGUST
  • SHINE festival
  • Summer Reading Challenge
  • CILIP Carnegie and Greenway
  • Awards
SEPTEMBER
  • Early Years Book Awards
  • International Literacy Day
  • International Adult Learners' Week
  • Roald Dahl Day
  • Sign Up Now week
  • European Day of Languages
OCTOBER
  • Children's Book Week
  • National Schools' Film Week
  • National Poetry Day
  • Parents' Week
  • Everybody Writes Day
  • CSV Make a Difference Day
  • Family Learning Week
  • International School Library Month
  • Black History Month
  • The Man Booker Prize
  • Tell A Story Day
NOVEMBER
  • The Guardian Children's Fiction Prize
  • National Non-fiction Day