School term dates

The dates on this page may not apply to academies. You should contact the academy directly to confirm their term dates.

The school year starts in September. There are 195 school days in each year (39 weeks). Pupils spend 190 days (38 weeks) in school each year; 5 of the 195 days days are reserved for training teachers and support staff.

School Year 2016 to 2017

Autumn Term 2016

Term Starts: Monday 5 September 2016
Half Term: Monday 24 October 2016 to Friday 28 October 2016
Term Ends: Friday 16 December 2016


Spring Term 2017

Term Starts: Tuesday 3 January 2017
Half Term: Monday 20 February 2017 to Friday 24 February 2017
Term Ends: Friday 7 April 2017


Summer Term 2017

Term Starts: Monday 24 April 2017
Half Term: Monday 29 May 2017 to Friday 2 June 2017
Term Ends: Tuesday 25 July 2017


School Year 2017 - 2018

Autumn Term 2017

Term Starts: Monday 4 September 2017
Half Term: Monday 23 October 2017 to Friday 27 October 2017
Term Ends: Friday 22 December 2017


Spring Term 2018

Term Starts: Monday 8 January 2018
Half Term: Monday 19 February 2018 to Friday 23 February 2018
Term Ends: Thursday 29 March 2018


Summer Term 2018

Term Starts: Monday 16 April 2018
Half Term: Monday 28 May 2018 to Friday 1 June 2018
Term Ends: Tuesday 24 July 2018

The end date for the summer holiday in 2018 will be advised by July 2017 when the term dates for the school year September 2018 to 2019 are known.