School term dates

Term dates 2015 to 2016

School terms and holiday dates are shown here for the school year beginning in September 2015. These dates apply to all community and voluntary controlled nursery, primary, secondary and special schools.

Academies, free and voluntary aided schools have similar dates, but it is recommended that you check with individual schools.  

Term one

Term time: Tuesday 1 September to Friday 23 October 2015.

Half-term holiday: Monday 26 October to Friday 30 October 2015.

Term two

Term time: Monday 2 November to Friday 18 December 2015.

Christmas and New Year holiday: Monday 21 December 2015 to Friday 1 January 2016.

Term three

Term time: Monday 4 January to Friday 12 February 2016.

Half-term holiday: Monday 15 February to Friday 19 February 2016.

Term four

Term time: Monday 22 February to Thursday 24 March 2016.

Easter holiday: Friday 25 March to Friday 8 April 2016.

Term five

Term time: Monday 11 April to Friday 27 May 2016 (except spring Bank Holiday on 2 May).

Half-term holiday: Monday 30 May to Friday 3 June 2016.

Term six

Term time: Monday 6 June to Wednesday 20 July 2016.