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School Term Dates

School term and inset days for schools across the Vale of Glamorgan

 

Information and dates for schools across the Vale, this includes Bank Holidays, term dates, half term and Inset days for the current school year and next:

 

 

2015/16 Term Dates

Tuesday 1 September 2015 will be a designated INSET day for all LEA Maintained Schools. The remaining four INSET days to be taken,will be at the discretion of each individual school.

 

Significant dates:  

Christmas Day: Friday 25 December 2015       

Good Friday: Friday 25 March 2016

Easter Monday: Monday 28 March 2016

May Bank Holidays: Monday 2 May 2016 and Monday 30 May 2016

 

2015-16 Term Dates 2015-16 Term Dates
 Term Begin Half Term End No. of School Days
     Begin End    

Autumn

2015

Tuesday

1 Sept

2015

Monday

26 Oct

2015

Friday

30 Oct

2015

Friday

18 Dec

2015

 74

Spring

2016

 

Monday

4 Jan

2016

Monday

15 Feb

2016

Friday

19 Feb

2016

Thursday

24 March

2016

54

Summer

2016

Monday

11 April

2016

Monday

30 May

2016

Friday

3 June

2016

*Weds

20 July

2016

 

67

        TOTAL 195

 

2016/17 Term Dates

 

All schools will be closed on Monday 1 May 2017 for the May Day Bank Holiday.

 

Significant dates:  

 

Christmas: Sunday 25 December 2016

New Year Bank Holiday: Monday 2 January 2017

Good Friday: 14 April 2017

Easter Monday: 17 April 2017

May Bank Holidays: Monday 1 May 2017 and Monday 29 May 2017

 

2015-16 Term Dates 2015-16 Term Dates
 Term Begin Half Term End No. of School Days
     Begin End    

 

Autumn

2016

 

Thursday
1 Sept
2016

 

 

Monday
24 Oct
2016

 

 

Friday
28 Oct
2016

 

Friday
16 Dec
2016


72

Spring

2017

 

Tuesday
3 Jan
2017
Monday
20 Feb
2017
Friday
24 Feb
2017

 Friday
7 April
2017


64

 

Summer

2017

Monday
24 April
2017
Monday
29 May
2017
Friday
2 Jun
2017
Friday
21 July
2017

 

 

59

 

        TOTAL 195

 

Please note: These dates have been directed by Welsh Government.

It is a matter for each school to determine when they take their 5 INSET Days for this academic year.

 

2017/18 Term Dates

 

Monday 4 September 2017*Monday 23 and Tuesday 24 July 2018 will be designated INSET days for all LEA Maintained Schools. The remaining two INSET days to be taken, will be at the discretion of each individual school.

 

*It is intended that these INSET days will either be taken on Monday 23 and Tuesday 24 July 2018 or at alternative times to be decided by individual schools following appropriate consultation with staff i.e. on a weekend, during existing holidays or in the form of twilight sessions.

 

All schools will be closed on Monday 7 May 2018 for the May Day Bank Holiday.

 

Significant dates:  

 

Christmas: Monday 25 December 2017

Good Friday: 30 March 2018

Easter Monday: 2 April 2018

May Bank Holidays: Monday 7 May 2018 and Monday 28 May 2018

 

2015-16 Term Dates 2015-16 Term Dates
 Term Begin Half Term End No. of School Days
     Begin End    

 

Autumn

2017

 

Monday
4 Sept
2017

 

 

Monday
30 Oct
2017

 

 

Friday
3 Nov
2017

 

Friday
22 Dec
2017


75

Spring

2018

 

Monday
8 Jan
2018
Monday
19 Feb
2018
Friday
23 Feb
2018

 Thursday
29 March
2018


54

 

Summer

2018

Monday
16 April
2018
Monday
28 May
2018
Friday
1 Jun
2018
*Tuesday 
24 July
2018

 

 

66

 

        TOTAL 195

 

Please note:  These dates have been directed by Welsh Government.