Term Dates

School Term and Holiday Dates

These dates are for community schools in the city of Southend-on-Sea. Most schools in the city follow the dates however, term dates for foundation and voluntary-aided schools and academies may be different. Check with your child's school for their term dates.

School Term and Holiday Dates 2021 to 2022

Autumn Term

Wednesday 1 September 2021 to Friday 17 December 2021

Half Term 25 October to 29 October

Spring Term

Tuesday 4 January 2022 to Friday 1 April 2022

Half Term 14 February to 18 February

Summer Term

Tuesday 19 April 2022 to Friday 22 July 2022

Half Term 30 May to 3 June (6 June 2022)

There are usually 195 school days in a year, however for 2021/22 schools are permitted to offer 194 days for the year. This is due to the additional bank holiday for the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. Schools are permitted to slot the additional school closure day were they see it best suits school arrangements. For community schools 6 June 2022 is recommended

Schools also have 5 days out of the school year for staff training. Contact your child’s school to find out when they will be.

You can find UK bank holidays dates on GOV.UK.

School Term and Holiday Dates 2022 to 2023

Autumn Term

1 September 2022 to 20 December 2022

Half Term 24 October to 28 October

Spring Term

5 January 2023 to 31 March 2023

Half Term 13 February to 17 February

Summer Term

17 April 2023 to Friday 21 July 2023

Half Term 30 May to 2 June, and May Bank Holiday, 29 May

There are 195 school days in a year.

Schools also have 5 days out of the school year for staff training. Contact your child’s school to find out when they will be.

School Term and Holiday Dates 2023 to 2024

Autumn Term

1 September 2023 to 20 December 2023

Half Term 23 October to 27 October

Spring Term

4 January 2024 to 28 March 2024

Half Term 19 February to 23 February

Summer Term

15 April 2024 to 22 July 2024

Half Term 28 May to 31 May

Queries regarding school term dates must be communicated directly with the respective schools.

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Telephone: 01702 215007

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