Schedule for the Flying of Flags, 2023-24
Flags will be flown at full mast from 8 a.m. until school locking up time (or sunset if earlier) on the following days:
|5 & 6 September
|First Day of the Autumn Term
|Germany’s National Day
|Year 12 Information Evening
|Birthday of H M The King
|World Aids Day
|Day of the Annual Awards Evening
|Day of the Christmas Concert
|First Day of the Spring Term
|Thomas Mills Day
|LGBT+ History Month
|Inter House Cross Country this week
|Year 8 Courses Day and Options Evening
|First Day of the Summer Term
|Upper Sixth Study Leave begins
|Sixth Form Leadership Training Day
|Mills Summer Festival
|Year 7 Diversity Day
|Day of the New Intake Evening
|New Intake Day
|France’s National Day
|Birthday of H M The Queen
* These dates will only be marked if they fall on a day when the school is in session.
Flags may also be flown on additional days at the Headteacher’s discretion.
Periods of Mourning:
The School flag may be flown at half-mast on the occasion of the death of a member of the School or of a person who has made a significant contribution to the School, subject to the direction of the Headteacher in each case.
The Union Flag may be flown at half-mast during periods of national mourning, subject to the direction of the Headteacher in each case.
The school flag is usually draped over the table at Awards Evening.
The school flag may be used at any other school event e.g. On the wall at the Christmas Concert.
N.B. The school flag is not usually flown due to its size.