School Holiday Dates

2016 - 17

Schools return on Thursday 1 September 2016

October Half-Term

  • Term ends: Friday 21 October 2016
  • October Half-Term: Monday 24 October to Friday 28 October 2016
  • Term commences: Monday 31 October 2016

Christmas

  • Term ends: Friday 16 December 2016
  • Christmas: Monday 19 December 2016 to Monday 2  January 2017
  • Term commences: Tuesday 3 January 2017

February Half-Term

  • Term ends: Friday 17 February 2017
  • February Half-Term: Monday 20 February to Friday 24 February 2017
  • Term commences: Monday 27 February 2017

Easter

  • Term ends: Friday 7 April 2017
  • Easter/Spring: Monday 10 April to Friday 21 April 2017
  • Term commences: Monday 24 April 2017

May Day

  •  Monday 1 May 2017

May Half-Term

  • Term ends: Friday 26 May 2017
  • May Half-Term: Monday 29 May to Friday 2 June 2017
  • Term commences: Monday 5 June 2017

Summer

  • Term ends: Friday 21 July 2017
  • Summer Holidays: Monday 24 July to Thursday 31 August 2017
  • Term commences: Friday 1 September 2017

School holiday dates 2017 - 2018 [pdf document]

The number of term days shown in this calendar is 193. Three days within the above school terms are to be used for teacher training activities on days when pupils will not attend and one further day from twilight sessions or designated holidays. These dates are to be determined at individual school/academy level.

2017-18

Schools return on Monday 4 September 2017

October Half-Term

  • Term ends: Friday 20 October 2017
  • October Half-Term: Monday 23 October to Friday 27 October 2017
  • Term commences: Monday 30 October 2017

Christmas

  • Term ends: Friday 22 December 2017
  • Christmas: Monday 25 December 2017 to Friday 5 January 2018
  • Term commences: Monday 8 January 2018

February Half-Term

  • Term ends: Friday 9 February 2018
  • February Half-Term: Monday 12 February to Friday 16 February 2018
  • Term commences: Monday 19 February 2018

Easter

  • Term ends: Thursday 29 March 2018
  • Easter/Spring: Friday 30 March to Friday 13 April 2018
  • Term commences: Monday 16 April 2018

May Day

  •  Monday 7 May 2018

May Half-Term

  • Term ends: Friday 25 May 2018
  • May Half-Term: Monday 28 May to Friday 1 June 2018
  • Term commences: Monday 4 June 2018

Summer

  • Term ends: Friday 20 July 2018
  • Summer Holidays: Monday 23 July to Friday 31 August 2018
  • Term commences: Monday 3 September 2018

School holiday dates 2017 – 2018  [pdf document]

The number of term days shown in this calendar is 193.                                                                  3 days within the above school terms are to be used for teacher training activities on days when pupils will not attend.  These dates are to be determined at individual school/academy level.

Please note that dates may vary on an individual school basis, so it is always best to check with your school.

For information about holiday activities in Darlington visit our events for children and young people page.