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School term dates

Patterns of school terms and holidays for 2016/2017 & 2017/2018.

September 2016 to August 2017

Term/HolidayStart DateEnd Date
Autumn TermThursday 1 SeptemberFriday 16 December
Christmas HolidaysMonday 19 DecemberMonday 2 January

 

Term/HolidayStart DateEnd Date
Spring TermTuesday 3 JanuaryFriday 7 April
Half TermMonday 13 FebruaryFriday 17 February
Easter HolidaysMonday 10 AprilFriday 21 April
Summer TermMonday 24 AprilFriday 21 July
Half TermMonday 29 MayFriday 2 June
Summer HolidaysMonday 24 JulyFriday 1 September

 

Public HolidayDate
Christmas Day25 December 2016
Boxing Day26 December 2016
Bank Holiday27 December 2016
New Year's Day1 January 2017
Good Friday14 April 2017
Easter Monday17 April 2017
May Day1 May 2017
Spring Bank Holiday29 May 2017
Summer Bank Holiday28 August 2017

Please print a friendly version of the 2016/2017 term dates (pdf, 147kb) (opens in a new window).

September 2017 to August 2018

Term/HolidayStart DateEnd Date
Autumn Term4 September 201715 December 2017
Half Term23 October 201727 October 2017
Christmas Holidays18 December 20171 January 2018

 

Term/HolidayStart DateEnd Date
Spring TermTuesday 2 January 2018Thursday 29 March 2018
Half TermMonday 12 February 2018Friday 16 February 2018
Easter HolidaysFriday 30 March 2018Monday 16 April 2018
Summer TermMonday 16 April 2018Wednesday 25 July 2018
Half TermMonday 28 May 2018Friday 1 June 2018
Summer HolidaysThursday 26 July 2018Friday 31 August 2018

 

Public HolidayDate
Christmas Day25 December 2017
Boxing Day26 December 2017
New Year's Day1 January 2018
Good Friday30 March 2018
Easter Monday2 April 2018
May Day7 May 2018
Spring Bank Holiday28 May 2018
Summer Bank Holiday27 August 2018

Please print a friendly version of the 2017/2018 term dates (pdf, 144kb) (opens in a new window).

The pattern of individual school terms and holidays for primary, middle and secondary schools vary slightly from school to school, since five of the 195 days are used for staff development. We advise you to check the school's own website or contact them direct for confirmation.

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