School Term Dates

Calendar

The following term dates only apply to community, voluntary controlled and special schools. Academies, foundation and voluntary aided schools are responsible for setting their own term dates and you should contact them directly for details.

2017/2018

  Autumn 2017 Spring 2018 Summer 2018
School re-opens Monday 4 September Monday 8 January Monday 16 April
School closes: May Day n/a n/a Monday 7 May
School closes: half term Friday 27 October Friday 16 February Friday 25 May
School re-opens Monday 6 November Monday 26 February Monday 4 June
School closes: end of term Friday 22 December Thursday 29 March Tuesday 24 July
Number of days 75 54 66

Total number of days: 195

2018/2019

  Autumn 2018 Spring 2019 Summer 2019
School re-opens Monday 3 September Monday 7 January Monday 29 April
School closes: May Day n/a n/a Monday 6 May
School closes: half term Friday 26 October Friday 15 February Friday 24 May
School re-opens Monday 5 November Monday 25 February Monday 3 June
School closes: end of term Friday 21 December Friday 12 April Monday 22 July
Number of days 75 65 55

Total number of days: 195

Important note

From the 195 days, five days are to be pupil occasional holidays, one of which must be polling day if schools are closed for election purposes.

Two of the five days may be disaggregated.

For further information, please see Holidays: term-time arrangements or contact the school directly: Search for schools

Dates to remember

  • Good Friday - Friday 30 March 2018;
  • Polling Day - Thursday 3 May 2018;
  • May Day - Monday 7 May 2018;
  • Good Friday - Friday 19 April 2019;
  • Polling Day - Thursday 2 May 2019;
  • May Day - Monday 6 May 2019.