School term times

We set the term dates for all community and voluntary-controlled schools.

These dates may not apply to voluntary-aided schools, foundation schools, free schools or academies. Check your school’s website to confirm.

Find out when your child may miss school.

2020-21 school year

Autumn Starts Ends
Term 1 Thursday, 3 September 2020 Thursday, 22 October 2020
Half term Friday, 23 October 2020 Friday, 30 October 2020
Term 2 Monday, 2 November 2020 Thursday, 17 December 2020
Christmas holiday Friday, 18 December 2020 Thursday, 31 December 2020
Spring Starts Ends
Term 3 Monday, 4 January 2021 Friday, 12 February 2021
Half term Monday, 15 February 2021 Friday, 19 February 2021
Term 4 Monday, 22 February 2021 Wednesday, 31 March 2021
Easter holiday Thursday, 1 April 2021 Friday, 16 April 2021
Summer Starts Ends
Term 5 Monday, 19 April 2021 Friday, 28 May 2021
Half term Monday, 31 May 2021 Friday, 4 June 2021
Term 6 Monday, 7 June 2021 Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Summer holiday Thursday, 22 July 2021 Friday, 3 September 2021

2021-22 school year

Autumn Starts Ends
Term 1 Monday, 6 September 2021 Thursday, 21 October 2021
Half term Friday, 22 October 2021 Friday, 29 October 2021
Term 2 Monday, 1 November 2021 Friday, 17 December 2021
Christmas holiday Monday, 20 December 2021 Monday, 3 January 2022
Spring Starts Ends
Term 3 Tuesday, 4 January 2022 Friday, 11 February 2022
Half term Monday, 14 February 2022 Friday, 18 February 2022
Term 4 Monday, 21 February 2022 Thursday, 31 March 2022
Easter holiday Friday, 1 April 2022 Monday, 18 April 2022
Summer Starts Ends
Term 5 Tuesday, 19 April 2022 Friday, 27 May 2022
Half term Monday, 30 May 2022 Friday, 3 June 2022
Term 6 Monday, 6 June 2022 Friday, 22 July 2022
Summer holiday Monday, 25 July 2022 TBC