School term and holiday dates

On this page term and holiday dates for:

Academic year 2019/20

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: Friday 8 May 2020 - note change of date (from Monday 4) due to VE day
Half term: Monday 25 May to Friday 29 May 2020
End of term: Friday 24 July 2020

Bank holidays

  • 10 April 2020 (Good Friday)
  • 13 April 2020 (Easter Monday)
  • 8 May 2020 (May day) - note change of date (from Monday 4) due to VE 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.

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 Year's 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.

Academic year 2021/22

Autumn term 2021

Start of term: Wednesday 1 September 2021
Half term: Monday 25 October to Friday 29 October 2021
End of term: Friday 17 December 2021
Christmas holiday: Monday 20 December 2021 to Monday 3 January 2022

Spring term 2022

Start of term: Tuesday 4 January 2022
Half term: Monday 14 February to Friday 18 February 2022
End of term: Friday 1 April 2022
Easter holiday: Easter Holiday: Monday 4 April - Monday 18 April 2022

Summer term 2022

Start of term: Tuesday 19 April 2022
May day: Monday 2 May 2022
Half term: Monday 30 May to Friday 3 June 2022
End of term: Wednesday 27 July 2022

Bank holidays

  • 25 December 2021 (Christmas day)
  • 26 December 2021 (Boxing day)
  • 1 January 2022 (New Years day)
  • 15 April 2022 (Good Friday)
  • 18 April 2022 (Easter Monday)
  • 2 May 2022 (May day)
  • 30 May 2022 (spring bank holiday)
  • 29 August 2022 (August 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 3 occasional day holidays for pupils and staff to be set in consultation with each school’s governing body. In considering the dates of these 3 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 2022.

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

Academic year 2022/23

Autumn term 2022

Start of term: Thursday 1 September 2022
Half term: Monday 24 October to Friday 28 October 2022
End of term: Friday 16 December 2022
Christmas holiday: Monday 19 December 2022 to Monday 2 January 2023

Spring term 2023

Start of term: Tuesday 3 January 2023
Half term: Monday 13 February to Friday 17 February 2023
End of term: Friday 31 March 2023
Easter holiday: Monday 3 April - Friday 14 April 2023

Summer term 2023

Start of term: Monday 17 April 2023
May day: Monday 1 May 2023
Half term: Monday 29 May to Friday 2 June 2023
End of term: Wednesday 26 July 2023

Bank holidays

  • 25 December 2022 (Christmas day)
  • 26 December 2022 (Boxing day)
  • 1 January 20232 (New Years day)
  • 7 April 2023 (Good Friday)
  • 10 April 2023 (Easter Monday)
  • 1 May 2023 (May day)
  • 29 May 2023 (spring bank holiday)
  • 28 August 2023 (August 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 3 occasional day holidays for pupils and staff to be set in consultation with each school’s governing body. In considering the dates of these 3 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 2023

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

Academic year 2023/24

Autumn term 2023

Start of term: Monday 4 September 2023
Half term: Monday 23 October to Friday 27 October 2023
End of term: Thursday 21 December 2023
Christmas holiday: Friday 22 December 2023 to Friday 5 January 2024

Spring term 2024

Start of term: Monday 8 January 2024
Half term: Monday 12 February to Friday 16 February 2024
End of term: Thursday 28 March 2024
Easter holiday: Friday 29 March - Friday 12 April 2024

Summer term 2024

Start of term: Monday 15 April 2024
May day: Monday 6 May 2024
Half term: Monday 27 May to Friday 31 May 2024
End of term: Monday 29 July 2024

Bank holidays

  • 25 December 2023 (Christmas day)
  • 26 December 2023 (Boxing day)
  • 1 January 2024 (New Years day)
  • 29 March 2024(Good Friday)
  • 1 April 2024 (Easter Monday)
  • 6 May 2024 (May day)
  • 27 May 2024 (spring bank holiday)
  • 26 August 2024 (August 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 3 occasional day holidays for pupils and staff to be set in consultation with each school’s governing body. In considering the dates of these 3 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 2024

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 6477/5566 or email pupilsupport@ealing.gov.uk.

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Last updated: 24 Mar 2020

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