School term and holiday dates

Important Information

The school term and holiday dates below apply to council maintained schools.

Other types of schools may have different school term and holiday dates. For Voluntary Aided Schools; Academies and Free Schools, please refer to the individual school websites for confirmation.

School academic years and inset dates.

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Term dates

Academic Year 2018-2019

  • Autumn Term 2018
    Starts: Monday 3 September 2018
    Half Term: Monday 29 October 2018 to Friday 02 November 2018
    Ends: Friday 21 December 2018
  • Spring Term 2019
    Starts: Monday 7 January 2019
    Half Term: Monday 18 February 2019 to Friday 22 February 2019
    Ends: Friday 12 April 2019
  • Summer Term 2019
    Starts: Monday 29 April 2019
    (May Day: Monday 6 May 2019)
    Half Term: Monday 27 May 2019 to Friday 31 May 2019
    Ends: Monday 22 July 2019

Academic Year 2019-2020

  • Autumn Term 2019
    Starts: Monday 2 September 2019
    Half Term: Monday 28 October 2019 to Friday 1 November 2019
    Ends: Friday 20 December 2019
  • Spring Term 2020
    Starts: Monday 6 January 2020
    Half Term: Monday 17 February 2020 to Friday 21 February 2020
    Ends: Friday 3 April 2020
  • Summer Term 2020
    Starts: Monday 20 April 2020
    (May Day: Monday 4 May 2020)
    Half Term: Monday 25 May 2020 to Friday 29 May 2020
    Ends: Monday 20 July 2020

Inset days

Each school has 5 staff training days, with the dates of training decided by the school.

The following schools will have an additional inset day on Monday 22 July 2019

  • Lode Heath School
  • Marston Green Infant Academy
  • St Margarets CE Primary School

If you require further information please contact your child's school.

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