Term Dates

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


TermPupils StartLast Day for Pupils
Autumn 2020- first half termTuesday 8th SeptemberFriday 23rd October
Autumn 2020 - second half termMonday 2nd NovemberFriday 18th December
Spring 2021 - first half termTuesday 5th JanuaryFriday 12th February
Spring 2021 - second half termMonday 22nd FebruaryFriday 26th March
Summer 2021 - first half termTuesday 13th AprilFriday 28th May
Summer 2021 - second half termTuesday 8th JuneFriday 23rd July at 2:30pm

Please note that pupils will finish school for the holidays at their bubbles’ usual times on Friday 18th December and Friday March 26th.

2020-2021 Training Days and Bank Holiday Closures

  • Monday 7th September 2020
  • Monday 4th January 2021
  • Monday 12th April 2021
  • Monday 3rd May 2021 – Early May Bank Holiday
  • Monday 7th June 2021
  • Monday 26th July 2021

Click here to download the Term Dates for 2020-2021 as a .pdf


The following are the recommended term dates provided by City of York Council for schools in the City of York area for the academic year 2021-2022.  In addition, all schools will also be closed to pupils for a further five Teacher Training/INSET Days.

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
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

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