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School term and holiday dates

School term and holiday dates for 2017 to 2018.
Individual school dates may vary so please also check your child's school website.
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Autumn 2017

  • School term: Monday 4 September 2017 to Friday 20 October 2017
  • Eid-ul-Adha: Thursday 31 August 2017 to Sunday 3 September 2017
  • Diwali: Thursday 19 October 2017
  • Half term: Monday 23 October 2017 to Friday 27 October 2017
  • School term: Monday 30 October 2017 to Wednesday 20 December 2017
  • Guru Nanak's birthday: Saturday 4 November 2017
  • Christmas break: Thursday 21 December 2017 to Tuesday 2 January 2018
Christmas Day and New Year's Day fall within the Christmas break.
 

Spring 2018

  • School term: Wednesday 3 January 2018 to Friday 9 February 2018
  • Half term: Monday 12 February 2018 to Friday 16 February 2018
  • School term: Monday 19 February 2018 to Thursday 29 March 2018
  • Spring break: Friday 30 March 2018 to Friday 13 April 2018
Good Friday and Easter Monday are during the spring break.
 

Summer 2018

  • School term: Monday 16 April 2018 to Friday 25 May 2018
  • May Day: Monday 7 May 2018
  • Half term: Monday 28 May 2018 to Friday 1 June 2018
  • School term: Monday 4 June 2018 to Wednesday 25 July 2018
  • Eid-Ul-Fitr: Thursday 14 June 2018 to Saturday 16 June 2018
  • Summer break: Thursday 26 July 2018 to Friday 31 August 2018
 

In-service training days

Each school chooses five days for in-service training.

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