School term dates and holidays by school year:

These are the recommended term dates we have set for schools in our area, although some schools and academies may choose to adopt different dates.

Regionally agreed principles for setting term dates have been set by 25 different Local Authorities in Yorkshire and the North East in order to minimise differences for those families that live, work or go to school in more than one Local Authority area.

Starting from these principles, we work with neighbouring local authorities to set dates that have the least differences, prioritising minimising differences with our immediate neighbours, North Yorkshire County Council and East Riding of Yorkshire Council. Other Local Authorities may have other considerations and needs that are reflected in different term dates, for example a fixed Easter break.

The school year always starts on the first Monday in September and is 39 weeks long, leading to 195 school days.

Temporary school closures

For information on unplanned school closures, such as in cases of bad weather, see school closures.

Schools will be closed to pupils for 5 school training days each year - each school determines when these will take place.

Contact individual schools to find out more.

2019/2020 term dates

Download the calendar of 2019/2020 term dates

Download the 2019/2020 term dates iCalendar file (.ics), which can be imported into most calendar applications.

Autumn term 2019 From To
First half of term Monday 2 September Friday 25 October
Half-term holiday Monday 28 October Friday 1 November
Second half of term Monday 4 November Friday 20 December
Spring term 2020 From To
First half of term Monday 6 January Friday 14 February
Half-term holiday Monday 17 February Friday 21 February
Second half of term Monday 24 February Friday 3 April
Summer term 2020 From To
First half of term Monday 20 April Friday 22 May
Half-term holiday Monday 25 May Friday 29 May
Second half of term Monday 1 June Monday 20 July

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2020/2021 term dates

Download the calendar of 2020/2021 term dates

Download the 2020/2021 term dates iCalendar file (.ics), which can be imported into most calendar applications.

Autumn term 2020 From To
First half of term Monday 7 September Friday 23 October
Half-term holiday Monday 26 October Friday 30 October
Second half of term Monday 2 November Friday 18 December
Spring term 2021 From To
First half of term Monday 4 January Friday 12 February
Half-term holiday Monday 15 February Friday 19 February
Second half of term Monday 22 February Friday 26 March
Summer term 2021 From To
First half of term Monday 12 April Friday 28 May
Half-term holiday Monday 31 May Friday 4 June
Second half of term Monday 7 June Monday 26 July

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2021/2022 term dates

Download the calendar of 2021/2022 term dates

Download the 2021/2022 term dates iCalendar file (.ics), which can be imported into most calendar applications.

Autumn term 2021 From To
First half of term Monday 6 September Friday 22 October
Half-term holiday Monday 25 October Friday 29 October
Second half of term Monday 1 November Friday 17 December
Spring term 2022 From To
First half of term Tuesday 4 January Friday 18 February
Half-term holiday Monday 21 February Friday 25 February
Second half of term Monday 28 February Friday 8 April
Summer term 2022 From To
First half of term Monday 25 April Friday 27 May
Half-term holiday Monday 30 May Friday 3 June
Second half of term Monday 6 June Tues 26 July

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