School effectiveness

November 2017

1

All Saints’ Day

Christian festival that honours work and witness of all saints.

2

All Souls’ Day

A time to remember and offer prayers for the dead.

2

Crowning of Haile Selassie

Rastafarian observance of Haile Selassie’s accession to the throne.

4

Birthday of Guru Nanak

Celebration of the birth of the first Sikh guru.

12

Birth of Baha’u’llah

Baha’i festival in honour of the founder of the faith.

12

Remembrance Sunday

British remembrance day for all those killed in wars.

15

Shichi-go-San

Rite of passage for Japanese children.

24

Martyrdom of Guru Tegh Bahadur

Remembrance for 9th Sikh guru who was executed by the Mughals.

30

St Andrew’s Day

Feast day for patron saint of Scotland.

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Last updated: 23 Jun 2016