Term dates

Spring term 2022

Schools open Tuesday, January 4
Schools close Friday, February 18
Half term Monday, February 21 to Friday, February 25
Schools open Monday, February 28
Schools close Friday, April 8
Easter holiday Monday, April 11 to Friday, April 22 (Easter Sunday - April 17)


Schools have five extra inset days per year, which the schools themselves choose the dates for. Check your child's school's website for details. 

Schools not run by the city council (such as academies) are free to choose their own term dates, although we encourage all schools to accept the term dates agreed on these pages.