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Term dates

 

 2015/16 | 2016/17 | 2017/18

Voluntary aided (church) schools may adopt different term dates to those set by the Council. View details of Voluntary Aided Schools term dates. If you have any enquiries regarding these dates, please contact the school direct. 

The term dates below have been agreed for all community Schools in Gateshead.

Community School term dates for 2015/16

Autumn term

Start of termHalf termLast day of term
Tuesday 1 September 2015 Monday 26 October 2015 to
Friday 30 October t 2015
Friday 18 December 2015

Spring term

Start of termHalf termLast day of term
Monday 4 January 2016 Monday 15  to
Friday 19 February 2016
Wednesday 23 March 2016

Summer term

Start of termHalf termLast day of term
Monday 11 April 2016 Monday 30 May to
Friday 3 June 2016 (including bank holiday 30 May)
Wednesday 20 July 2016

All dates are inclusive.

In addition to the above dates, schools will be closed to pupils on Monday 2 May 2016 (Bank Holiday).

Three days within the above terms are to be used for professional development for staff. These dates are to be determined and agreed by individual school governing bodies.

In addition, one occasional day within the Summer Term 2016 is to be utilised for the purpose of closure for possible election purposes, this day to be used near the end of the summer term and agreed by individual school governing bodies.

The start of the Autumn Term 2016 is proposed as Monday 5 September 2016.

Voluntary Aided School term dates for 2015/16

 

Community School term dates for 2016/17

Autumn term

Start of termHalf termLast day of term
Monday 5 September 2016

Monday 24 to Friday 28 October 2016

Friday 16 December 2016

Spring term

Start of termHalf termLast day of term
Tuesday 3 January 2017

Monday 20 to Friday 24 February 2017

Friday 7 April 2017

Summer term

Start of termHalf termLast day of term
Monday 24 April 2017

Monday 29 May to Friday 2 June 2017 (bank holiday 29 May)

Friday 21 July 2017

All dates are inclusive.

In addition to the above dates, schools will be closed to pupils on Monday 1 May 2017 (Bank Holiday).

Two days within the above terms are to be used for professional development for staff. These dates are to be determined and agreed by individual school governing bodies.

In addition, one occasional day within the Summer Term 2017 is to be utilised for the purpose of closure for possible election purposes, this day to be used near the end of the summer term and agreed by individual school governing bodies.

The start of the Autumn Term 2017 is proposed as Monday 4 September 2017.

Community School term dates for 2017/18

Autumn term

Start of termHalf termLast day of term
Monday 4 September 2017

Monday 23 to Friday 27 October 2017

Friday 22 December 2016

Spring term

Start of termHalf termLast day of term
Monday 8 January 2018

Monday 12 to Friday 16 February 2018

Thursday 29 March 2018

Summer term

Start of termHalf termLast day of term
Monday 16 April 2018

Monday 28 May to Friday 1 June 2018 (bank holiday 28 May)

Friday 20 July 2018

All dates are inclusive.

In addition to the above dates, schools will be closed to pupils on Monday 7 May 2018 (Bank Holiday).

Two days within the above terms are to be used for professional development for staff. These dates are to be determined and agreed by individual school governing bodies.

In addition, one occasional day within the Summer Term 2018 is to be utilised for the purpose of closure for possible election purposes, this day to be used near the end of the summer term and agreed by individual school governing bodies.

The start of the Autumn Term 2018 is proposed as Monday 3 September 2018.

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