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14th August 2020

UK Term Dates 2020/2021

With September approaching, we thought it would be useful to our teachers and colleagues to publish the official term dates for the upcoming school year.

The dates for 2020/2021 are below, although it’s worth noting that all schools are allocated 5 inset days which they may add to the beginning or end of term to extend the break, making individual school term dates variable – so check your schools calendar!

TERM DATES 2020/2021



Wednesday 2 September  – Friday 18th December 2020

Half Term Monday 26 October – Friday 30 October 2020


Monday 4 January 2021 – Wednesday 31 March 2021

Half term Monday 15 February to Friday 19 February 2021 


Monday 19 April 2021 – Ends Friday 23 July 2021

Half term Monday 31 May to Friday 4 June 2021

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