Term dates and holidays

The next school holiday starts on 23 July 2019

These are the term dates and holidays for community and voluntary controlled schools.

Academies, free schools, foundation schools and voluntary-aided schools are free to set their own term dates.

Parents should check the agreed term dates with their children’s school. 

 2018 to 2019 academic year2019 to 2020 academic year2020 to 2021
academic year
Term 13 September to 26 October 20182 September to 25 October 20193 September to 23 October 2020
Holiday 127 October to 4 November 201826 October to 3 November 201924 October to 1 November 2020
Term 25 November to 21 December 20184 November to 20 December 2019 2 November to 18 December 2020
Holiday 222 December 2018 to 6 January 201921 December 2019 to 5 January 202019 December 2020 to 3 January 2021
Term 37 January to 15 February 20196 January to 14 February 20204 January to 12 February 2021
Holiday 316 February to 24 February 201915 February to 23 February 202013 February to 21 February 2021
Term 425 February to 5 April 201924 February to 3 April 202022 February to 1 April 2021
Holiday 46 April to 22 April 20194 April to 19 April 20202 April to 18 April 2021
Term 523 April to 24 May 201920 April to 22 May 202019 April to 28 May 2021
Holiday 525 May to 2 June 201923 May to 31 May 202029 May to 6 June 2021
Term 63 June to 23 July 20191 June to 20 July 20207 June to 23 July 2021
Holiday 624 July to 1 September 201921 July to 2 September 202024 July to 6 September 2021