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.

2021-22 school year

Autumn Starts Ends
Term 1 Monday, 6 September 2021 Thursday, 21 October 2021
Half term Friday, 22 October 2021 Sunday, 31 October 2021
Term 2 Monday, 1 November 2021 Friday, 17 December 2021
Christmas holiday Saturday, 18 December 2021 Monday, 3 January 2022
Spring Starts Ends
Term 3 Tuesday, 4 January 2022 Friday, 11 February 2022
Half term Saturday, 12 February 2022 Sunday, 20 February 2022
Term 4 Monday, 21 February 2022 Thursday, 31 March 2022
Easter holiday Friday, 1 April 2022 Tuesday, 19 April 2022
Summer Starts Ends
Term 5 Wednesday, 20 April 2022 Friday, 27 May 2022
Half term Saturday, 28 May 2022 Sunday, 5 June 2022
Term 6 Monday, 6 June 2022 Friday, 22 July 2022
Summer holiday Saturday, 23 July 2022 Monday, 5 September 2022

2022-23 school year

Autumn Starts Ends
Term 1 Tuesday, 6 September 2022 Friday, 21 October 2022
Half term Saturday, 22 October 2022 Sunday, 30October 2022
Term 2 Monday, 31 October 2022 Friday, 16 December 2022
Christmas holiday Saturday, 17 December 2022 Tuesday 3 January 2023
Spring Starts Ends
Term 3 Wednesday, 4 January 2023 Friday, 10 February 2023
Half term Saturday, 11 February 2023 Sunday, 19 February 2023
Term 4 Monday, 20 February 2023 Friday, 31 March 2023
Easter holiday Saturday, 1 April 2023 Monday, 17 April 2023
Summer Starts Ends
Term 5 Tuesday, 18 April 2023 Friday, 26 May 2023
Half term Saturday, 27 May 2023 Sunday, 4 June 2023
Term 6 Monday, 5 June 2023 Friday, 21 July 2023
Summer holiday Saturday, 22 July 2023 Tuesday, 5 September 2023

2023-24 school year

Autumn Starts Ends
Term 1 Wednesday, 6 September 2023 Friday, 20 October 2023
Half term Saturday, 21 October 2023 Monday, 30 October 2023
Term 2 Tuesday, 31 October 2023 Wednesday, 20 December 2023
Christmas holiday Thursday, 21 December 2023 Tuesday, 2 January 2024
Spring Starts Ends
Term 3 Wednesday, 3 January 2024 Friday, 9 February 2024
Half term Saturday, 10 February 2024 Sunday, 18 February 2024
Term 4 Monday, 19 February 2024 Thursday, 28 March 2024
Easter holiday Friday, 29 March 2024 Monday, 15 April 2024
Summer Starts Ends
Term 5 Tuesday, 16 April 2024 Friday, 24 May 2024
Half term Saturday, 25 May 2024 Sunday, 2 June 2024
Term 6 Monday, 3 June 2024 Friday, 19 July 2024
Summer holiday Saturday, 20 July 2024 Tuesday, 3 September 2024

2024-25 school year

Autumn Starts Ends
Term 1 Wednesday, 4 September 2024 Friday, 18 October 2024
Half term Saturday, 19 October 2024 Monday, 28 October 2024
Term 2 Tuesday, 29 October 2024 Thursday, 19 December 2024
Christmas holiday Friday, 20 December 2024 Sunday, 5 January 2025
Spring Starts Ends
Term 3 Monday, 6 January 2025 Friday, 14 February 2025
Half term Saturday, 15 February 2025 Sunday, 23 February 2025
Term 4 Monday, 24 February 2025 Friday, 4 April 2025
Easter holiday Saturday, 5 April 2025 Monday, 21 April 2025
Summer Starts Ends
Term 5 Tuesday, 22 April 2025 Friday, 23 May 2025
Half term Saturday, 24 May 2025 Monday, 2 June 2025
Term 6 Tuesday, 3 June 2025 Tuesday, 22 July 2025
Summer holiday Wednesday, 23 July 2025 Wednesday, 3 September 2025

2025-26 school year

Autumn Starts Ends
Term 1  Thursday, 4 September 2025 Thursday, 23 October 2025
Half term Friday, 24 October 2025 Sunday, 2 November 2025
Term 2 Monday, 3 November 2025 Friday, 19 December 2025
Christmas holiday Saturday, 20 December 2025 Monday, 5 January 2026
Spring Starts Ends
Term 3 Tuesday, 6 January 2026 Friday, 13 February 2026
Half term Saturday, 14 February 2026 Sunday, 22 February 2026
Term 4 Monday, 23 February 2026 Thursday, 2 April 2026
Easter holiday Friday, 3 April 2026 Monday, 20 April 2026
Summer Starts Ends
Term 5 Tuesday, 21 April 2026 Friday, 22 May 2026
Half term Saturday, 23 May 2026 Sunday, 31 May 2026
Term 6 Monday, 1 June 2026 Wednesday, 22 July 2026
Summer holiday Thursday, 23 July 2026 TBC