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School term and holiday dates

Below are the school term and holiday dates for community and voluntary controlled schools.

Some schools adopt slightly different term dates to those below whilst voluntary aided and foundation schools set all of their own dates. You should contact your school to confirm your dates.

Term and holiday dates - academic year 2015-16

7 September 2015, 4 January 2016 and and 11 April 2016 are nominated teacher training days. Schools are able to set a further two dates of their own. Please contact your school to confirm your dates.

TermStart dateEnd date
Autumn 2015 - first half termMonday 7 September 2015Friday 23 October 2015
Half term holidayMonday 26 October 2015Friday 30 October 2015
Autumn 2015 - second half termMonday 2 November 2015Friday 18 December 2015
Christmas holidayMonday 21 December 2015Friday 1 January 2016
Spring 2016 - first half termMonday 4 January 2016Friday 12 February 2016
Half term holidayMonday 15 February 2016Friday 19 February 2016
Spring 2016 - second half termMonday 22 February 2016Thursday 24 March 2016
Easter holidayFriday 25 March 2016Friday 8 April 2016
Summer 2016 - first half termMonday 11 April 2016Friday 27 May 2016
May bank holidayMonday 2 May 2016 
Half term holidayMonday 30 May 2016Friday 3 June 2016
Summer 2016 - second half termMonday 6 June 2016Tuesday 26 July 2016

A printable calendar is available for pdf icon 2015-16 [29kb].

Term and holiday dates - academic year 2016-17

5 September 2016, 3 January 2017 and 24 April 2017 are nominated teacher training days. Schools are able to set a further two dates of their own. Please contact your school to confirm your dates.

TermStart dateEnd date
Autumn 2016 - first half termMonday 5 September 2016Friday 21 October 2016
Half term holidayMonday 24 October 2016Friday 28 October 2016
Autumn 2016 - second half termMonday 31 October 2016Friday 16 December 2016
Christmas holidayMonday 19 December 2016Tuesday 3 January 2016
Spring 2017 - first half termWednesday 4 January 2017Friday 17 February 2017
Half term holidayMonday 20 February 2017Friday 24 February 2017
Spring 2017 - second half termMonday 27 February 2017Friday 7 April 2017
Easter holidayMonday 10 April 2017Monday 24 April 2017
Summer 2017 - first half termMonday 24 April 2017Friday 26 May 2017
May bank holidayMonday 1 May 2017 
Half term holidayMonday 29 May 2017Friday 2 June 2017
Summer 2017 - second half termMonday 5 June 2017Tuesday 25 July 2017

A printable calendar is available for pdf icon 2016-17 [40kb].

Term and holiday dates - academic year 2017-18

4 September 2017, 8 January 2018 and 16 April 2018 are nominated teacher training days. Schools are able to set a further two dates of their own. Please contact your school to confirm your dates.

TermStart dateEnd date
Autumn 2017 - first half termMonday 4 September 2017Friday 20 October 2017
Half term holidayMonday 23 October 2017Friday 27 October 2017
Autumn 2017 - second half termMonday 30 October 2017Friday 22 December 2017
Christmas holidayMonday 25 December 2017Friday 5 January 2018
Spring 2018 - first half termMonday 8 January 2018Friday 9 February 2018
Half term holidayMonday 12 February 2018Friday 16 February 2018
Spring 2018 - second half termMonday 19 February 2018Thursday 29 March 2018
Easter holidayFriday 30 March 2018Friday 13 April 2018
Summer 2018 - first half termMonday 16 April 2018Friday 25 May 2018
May bank holidayMonday 7 May 2018 
Half term holidayMonday 28 May 2018Friday 1 June 2018
Summer 2018 - second half termMonday 4 June 2018Friday 20 July 2018

A printable calendar is available for pdf icon 2017-18 [29kb].

This page was last updated on 29 April 2016