Term Dates

Term dates for Community Schools in Gateshead starting in September 2018

 

Autumn Term
Start of term Half term Last day of term
Monday 3 September 2018 22 – 26 October 2018 Friday 21 December 2018
Spring Term
Start of term Half term Last day of term
Monday 7 January 2019 18 – 22 February 2019 Friday 5 April 2019
Summer Term
Start of term Half term Last day of term
Tuesday 23 April 2019 27 May – 31 May 2019 (bank hol 27th May) Friday 19 July 2019

 

All dates are inclusive.

In addition to the above dates, schools will be closed to pupils on Monday 6 May 2019 (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 2019 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 2019 is proposed as Monday 2 September 2019.

 

 

Term Dates and Holidays for 2017 – 2018

School terms

  From To
Autumn Term Monday 4th September 2017* Friday 22nd December 2017
Spring Term Monday 8th January 2018 Thursday 29th March 2018
Summer Term Monday 16th April 2018 Friday 20th July 2018

 

*Please note: children return to school on Tuesday 5th September as Monday 4th September is a Teacher Training Day (see list below).

Half-term holidays  
Autumn Term 23rd – 27th October 2017
Spring Term 12th – 16th February 2018
Summer Term 28th May – 1st June 2018

In addition the school will be closed:

 

Monday                  4th Sept 2017           Staff Training Day

Monday                  8th January 2018     Inset Day

Monday                   7th May 2018           Bank holiday

Friday                    22nd June 2018         Staff Training

 

The above arrangement gives the required 190 contact days for pupils.

The term for the academic year 2017-18 begins on Monday 3rd  Sept 2018.