School term dates 2021 to 2022

Recommended school term and holiday dates for community, voluntary controlled and community special schools.

These dates do not apply to Academies or voluntary aided and free schools. You should always check with your child's school before making holiday commitments.

Autumn term

  • Wednesday 1 September to Friday 22 October 2021
  • Half term: Monday 25 October to Friday 29 October 2021
  • Monday 1 November to Friday 17 December 2021

Spring term

  • Tuesday 4 January to Friday 11 February 2022
  • Half term: Monday 14 February to Friday 18 February 2022
  • Monday 21 February to Friday 1 April 2022

Summer term

  • Tuesday 19 April to Friday 27 May 2022
  • Half term: Monday 30 May to Friday 3 June 2022
  • Monday 6 June to Friday 22 July 2022

Public holidays

  • Christmas Day: Saturday 25 December 2021
  • Boxing Day: Sunday 26 December 2021
  • New Year’s Day: Saturday 1 January 2022
  • Good Friday: Friday 15 April 2022
  • Easter Monday: Monday 18 April 2022
  • Early May bank holiday: Monday 2 May 2022
  • Spring bank holiday: Thursday 2 and Friday 3 June 2022
  • Summer bank holiday: Monday 29 August 2022