Term dates

We're currently in term 2, which ends on Friday 16 December.

Term dates for some schools may be different. Contact your child's school to check when extra days, like staff training days, are.

Private or independent schools set their own term dates.

Term and holiday dates 2022 to 2023

Starts

Thursday 1 September 2022

Ends

Friday 21 October 2022

School holidays

Monday 24 October to Friday 28 October 2022

Starts

Monday 31 October 2022

Ends

Friday 16 December 2022

School holidays

Monday 19 December to Monday 2 January 2023

Bank holidays

Monday 26 December and Tuesday 27 December 2022, and Monday 2 January 2023

Starts

Tuesday 3 January 2023

Ends

Friday 10 February 2023

School holidays

Monday 13 February to Friday 17 February 2023

Starts

Monday 20 February 2023

Ends

Friday 31 March 2023

School holidays

Monday 3 April to Friday 14 April 2023

Bank holidays

Friday 7 April and Monday 10 April 2023

Starts

Monday 17 April 2023

Ends

Friday 26 May 2023

School holidays

Monday 29 May to Friday 2 June 2023

Bank holidays

Monday 1 May and Monday 29 May 2023

Starts

Monday 5 June 2023

Ends

Friday 21 July 2023

School holidays

Monday 24 July to Thursday 31 August 2023

Bank holiday

Monday 28 August 2023

Term date calendars

You can download a PDF version of the term dates for the following years:

GCSE and A Level exam dates

The dates of GCSEs and A Levels exams are published by the awarding organisations:

If you don't know who the exam awarding organisation is you will need to check with your school.