Term dates

We're currently in term 2, which ends on Friday 17 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 2021 to 2022

Starts

Wednesday 1 September 2021

Ends

Friday 22 October 2021

School holidays

Monday 25 October to Friday 29 October 2021

Starts

Monday 1 November 2021

Ends

Friday 17 December 2021

School holidays

Monday 20 December to Monday 3 January 2022

Bank holidays

Monday 27 December, Tuesday 28 December and Monday 3 January 2022

Starts

Tuesday 4 January 2022

Ends

Friday 11 February 2022

School holidays

Monday 14 February to Friday 18 February 2022

Starts

Monday 21 February 2022

Ends

Friday 1 April 2022

School holidays

Monday 4 April to Monday 18 April 2022

Bank holidays

Friday 15 April and Monday 18 April 2022

Starts

Tuesday 19 April 2022

Ends

Friday 27 May 2022

School holidays

Monday 30 May to Friday 3 June 2022

Bank holidays

Monday 2 May, Thursday 2 June and Friday 3 June 2022

Starts

Monday 6 June 2022

Ends

Friday 22 July 2022

School holidays

Saturday 23 July to Wednesday 31 August 2022

Bank holiday

Monday 29 August 2022

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.