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School term dates and holidays

Find school term dates, main and occasional days (local holidays that differ between schools and areas) for this year and the next school year:

View school term dates planner for 2020/21 to 2024/25 (pdf 396KB).

Term 2 starts on 26th October 2020. Schools are off on 20th November 2020 due to the in-service day.

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2020/21 school term

Add 2020/21 dates to your calendar (ics 4KB).

Term 1

  • 10th and 11th August 2020 - in-service day
  • 12th August 2020 - start of term 1
  • 9th October 2020 - end of term 1
  • 12th to 23rd October 2020 - October holiday

Term 2

  • 26th October 2020 - start of term 2
  • 20th November 2020 - in-service day
  • 18th December 2020 - end of term 2
  • 21st December 2020 to 4th January 2021 - Christmas holiday

Term 3

  • 5th January 2021 - start of term 3
  • 15th February 2021 - mid term holiday
  • 16th February 2021 to 17th February 2021 - in-service days
  • 1st April 2021 - end of term 3
  • 2nd to 16th April 2021 - spring holiday

Term 4

  • 19th April 2021 - start of term 4
  • 3rd May 2021 - May Day holiday
  • 25th June 2021 - end of term 4
  • 28th June to 13th August 2021 - summer holiday

2021/22 school term

Term 1

  • 16th August 2021 - in-service day
  • 17th August 2021 - start of term 1
  • 15th October 2021 - end of term 1
  • 18th to 29th October 2021 - October holiday

Term 2

  • 1st November 2021 - start of term 2
  • 18th November 2021 to 19th November 2021 - in-service days
  • 21st December 2021 - end of term 2
  • 22nd December 2021 to 4th January 2022 - Christmas holiday

Term 3

  • 5th January 2022 - start of term 3
  • 14th February 2022 - mid term holiday
  • 15th February 2022 to 16th February 2022 - in-service days
  • 1st April 2021 - end of term 3
  • 4th to 15th April 2022 - spring holiday

Term 4

  • 18th April 2022 - start of term 4
  • 2nd May 2022 - May Day holiday
  • 1st July 2022 - end of term 4
  • 4th July to 19th August 2022 - summer holiday