Term and holiday dates

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Academic year 2017/18

Autumn term 2017

Start of term: Monday 4 September 2017
Half term: Monday 23 October to Friday 27 October 2017
End of term: Wednesday 20 December 2017
Christmas holiday: Thursday 21 December 2017 to Monday 1 January 2018

Spring term 2018

Start of term: Tuesday 2 January 2018
Half term: Monday 12 February to Friday 16 February 2018
End of term: Thursday 29 March 2018
Easter holiday: Friday 30 March to Friday 13 April 2018

Summer term 2018

Start of term: Monday 16 April 2018
May day: Monday 7 May 2018
Half term: Monday 28 May to Friday 1 June 2018
End of term: Wednesday 25 July 2018

Bank holidays

  • 25 December 2017 (Christmas day holiday)
  • 26 December 2017 (Boxing day)
  • 1 January 2018 (New Years day holiday)
  • 30 March 2018 (Good Friday)
  • 2 April 2018 (Easter Monday)
  • 7 May 2018 (May day)
  • 28 May 2018 (spring bank holiday)
  • 27 August 2018 (summer bank holiday)

Training days

The above schedule sets out 198 days in total, providing a framework for schools from which five days should be selected as training days for teachers, set by headteachers in consultation with their staff.

Occasional days

The schedule also allows for the three occasional days holiday for pupils and staff to be set in consultation with each school’s governing body. In considering the dates of these three days, governing bodies should take account of the need to observe religious festivals other than Christmas and Easter. These should also be taken from within the 198 days specified in the schedule. Should the occasional days not be required for religious festivals it is recommended that they be used at the end of the summer term 2018.

Please note that the total number of working days for teachers is 195 and for pupils is 190.

For more information contact pupil support on (020) 8825 5566 or email pupilsupport@ealing.gov.uk.

Academic year 2018/19

Autumn term 2018

Start of term: Monday 3 September 2018
Half term: Monday 22 October to Friday 26 October 2018
End of term: Friday 21 December 2018
Christmas holiday: Monday 24 December 2018 to Friday 4 January 2019

Spring term 2019

Start of term: Monday 7 January 2019
Half term: Monday 18 February to Friday 22 February 2019
End of term: Friday 5 April 2019
Easter holiday: Monday 8 April to Monday 22 April 2019

Summer term 2019

Start of term: Tuesday 23 April 2019
May day: Monday 6 May 2019
Half term: Monday 27 May to Friday 31 May 2019
End of term: Friday 26 July 2019

Bank holidays

  • 25 December 2018 (Christmas day holiday)
  • 26 December 2018 (Boxing day)
  • 1 January 2019 (New Years day holiday)
  • 19 April 2019 (Good Friday)
  • 22 April 2019 (Easter Monday)
  • 6 May 2019 (May day)
  • 27 May 2019 (spring bank holiday)
  • 26 August 2019 (summer bank holiday)

Training days

The above schedule sets out 198 days in total, providing a framework for schools from which five days should be selected as training days for teachers, set by headteachers in consultation with their staff.

Occasional days

The schedule also allows for the three occasional days holiday for pupils and staff to be set in consultation with each school’s governing body. In considering the dates of these three days, governing bodies should take account of the need to observe religious festivals other than Christmas and Easter. These should also be taken from within the 198 days specified in the schedule. Should the occasional days not be required for religious festivals it is recommended that they be used at the end of the summer term 2019.

Please note that the total number of working days for teachers is 195 and for pupils is 190.

For more information contact pupil support on (020) 8825 5566 or email pupilsupport@ealing.gov.uk.

Academic year 2019/20

Autumn term 2019

Start of term: Monday 2 September 2019
Half term: Monday 21 October to Friday 25 October 2019
End of term: Thursday 19 December 2019
Christmas holiday: Friday 20 December 2019 to Friday 3 January 2020

Spring term 2020

Start of term: Monday 6 January 2020
Half term: Monday 17 February to Friday 21 February 2020
End of term: Friday 3 April 2020
Easter holiday: Monday 6 April to Friday 17 April 2020

Summer term 2020

Start of term: Monday 20 April 2020
May day: Monday 4 May 2020
Half term: Monday 25 May to Friday 29 May 2020
End of term: Friday 24 July 2020

Bank holidays

  • 25 December 2019 (Christmas day holiday)
  • 26 December 2019 (Boxing day)
  • 1 January 2020 (New Years day holiday)
  • 10 April 2020 (Good Friday)
  • 13 April 2020 (Easter Monday)
  • 4 May 2020 (May day)
  • 25 May 2020 (spring bank holiday)
  • 31 August 2020 (summer bank holiday)

Training days

The above schedule sets out 198 days in total, providing a framework for schools from which five days should be selected as training days for teachers, set by headteachers in consultation with their staff.

Occasional days

The schedule also allows for the three occasional days holiday for pupils and staff to be set in consultation with each school’s governing body. In considering the dates of these three days, governing bodies should take account of the need to observe religious festivals other than Christmas and Easter. These should also be taken from within the 198 days specified in the schedule. Should the occasional days not be required for religious festivals it is recommended that they be used at the end of the summer term 2020.

Please note that the total number of working days for teachers is 195 and for pupils is 190.

For more information contact pupil support on (020) 8825 5566 or email pupilsupport@ealing.gov.uk.

Academic year 2020/21

Autumn term 2020

Start of term: Wednesday 2 September 2020
Half term: Monday 26 October to Friday 30 October 2020
End of term: Friday 18 December 2020
Christmas holiday: Monday 21 December 2020 to Friday 1 January 2021

Spring term 2021

Start of term: Monday 4 January 2021
Half term: Monday 15 February to Friday 19 February 2021
End of term: Wednesday 31 March 2021
Easter holiday: Thursday 1 April to Friday 16 April 2021

Summer term 2021

Start of term: Monday 19 April 2021
May day: Monday 3 May 2021
Half term: Monday 31 May to Friday 4 June 2021
End of term: Wednesday 28 July 2021

Bank holidays

  • 25 December 2020 (Christmas day holiday)
  • 28 December 2020 (Bank holiday)
  • 1 January 2021 (New Years day holiday)
  • 2 April 2021 (Good Friday)
  • 5 April 2021 (Easter Monday)
  • 3 May 2021 (May day)
  • 31 May 2021 (spring bank holiday)
  • 30 August 2021 (summer bank holiday)

Training days

The above schedule sets out 198 days in total, providing a framework for schools from which five days should be selected as training days for teachers, set by headteachers in consultation with their staff.

Occasional days

The schedule also allows for the three occasional days holiday for pupils and staff to be set in consultation with each school’s governing body. In considering the dates of these three days, governing bodies should take account of the need to observe religious festivals other than Christmas and Easter. These should also be taken from within the 198 days specified in the schedule. Should the occasional days not be required for religious festivals it is recommended that they be used at the end of the summer term 2021.

Please note that the total number of working days for teachers is 195 and for pupils is 190.

For more information contact pupil support on (020) 8825 5566 or email pupilsupport@ealing.gov.uk.

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Last updated: 02 Oct 2017

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