Term Dates

Please see the website calendar for details of upcoming events and important dates for your diaries.

2021-2022

The following are based on the recommended term dates provided by City of York Council for schools in the City of York area for the academic year 2021-2022 and include the planned dates for the five School Training/Professional Development Days that all schools are required to have.

TermPupils StartLast Day for Pupils
Autumn 2021 - first halfWednesday 8th September 2021Friday 22 October 2021
Autumn 2021 - second halfMonday 1st November 2021Friday 17th December 2021 at 2:30pm
Spring 2022 - first halfWednesday 5th January 2022Friday 18th February 2022
Spring 2022 - second halfMonday 28th February 2022Friday 8th April 2022 at 2:30pm
Please note the bank holiday closure on Monday 2nd May 2022
Summer 2022 - first halfMonday 25th April 2022Friday 27th May 2022
Summer 2022 - second halfTuesday 7th June 2022Friday 22nd July 2022 at 2:30pm

2021-2022 Training Days and Bank Holiday Closures

  • Monday 6th September 2021
  • Tuesday 7th September 2021
  • Tuesday 4th January 2022
  • Monday 2nd May 2022 – Early May Bank Holiday
  • Monday 6th June 2022
  • Monday 25th July 2022

Click here to download the 2021-2022 Term Dates as a .pdf

All schools are closed to pupils for five School Training/Professional Development Days in the year. Staff training dates may be subject to change, subject to any new requirements or regulations which may be issued by the DfE or local education authority. You will be given as much notice as possible of any changes to the training days.


Planned Term Dates for 2022-2023

The following are based on the recommended term dates provided by City of York Council for schools in the City of York area for the academic year 2021-2022 and include the planned dates for the five School Training/Professional Development Days that all schools are required to have.

TermPupils RestartLast Day for Pupils
Autumn 2022- first half termTuesday 6th SeptemberFriday 21st October
Autumn 2022 - second half termMonday 31st OctoberFriday 16th December at 2:30pm
Spring 2023 - first half termWednesday 4th JanuaryFriday 10th February
Spring 2023 - second half termMonday 20th FebruaryFriday 31st March at 2:30pm
Summer 2023 - first half termMonday 17th AprilFriday 26th May
Please note the Bank Holiday on Monday 1st May 2023
Summer 2023 - second half termTuesday 6th JuneFriday 21st July at 2:30pm

2022-2023 Training Days and Bank Holiday Closures

  • Monday 5th September 2022
  • Tuesday 3rd January 2023
  • Monday 1st May 2023 – Early May Bank Holiday
  • Monday 5th June 2023
  • Monday 24th July 2023
  • Tuesday 25th July 2023

Click here to download the 2022-2023 Term Dates as a .pdf


Information about term, holiday and closure dates for schools across York can be found on the council website.