School term dates 2022 to 2023

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

  • Thursday 1 September to Friday 21 October 2022
  • Half term: Monday 24 October to Friday 28 October 2022
  • Monday 31 October to Friday 16 December 2022

Spring term

  • Tuesday 3 January to Friday 10 February 2023
  • Half term: Monday 13 February to Friday 17 February 2023
  • Monday 20 February to Friday 31 March 2023

Summer term

  • Tuesday 17 April to Friday 26 May 2023
  • Half term: Monday 29 May to Friday 2 June 2023
  • Monday 5 June to Friday 21 July 2023

Public holidays

  • Christmas Day: Sunday 25 December 2022
  • Boxing Day: Monday 26 December 2022
  • New Year’s Day: Sunday 1 January 2023
  • Good Friday: Friday 7 April 2023
  • Easter Monday: Monday 10 April 2023
  • Early May bank holiday: Monday 1 May 2023
  • Spring bank holiday: Monday 29 May 2023
  • Summer bank holiday: Monday 28 August 2023