Term and Holiday Dates

Term Dates 2020 – 2021

Governing bodies are responsible for setting the school term and holiday dates for each school. The school terms and holiday dates are scheduled below. Parents are strongly advised to take no term time leave or holidays since these will not be authorised by the school.



Autumn 1

Wednesday 2nd September 2020 to
Friday 23rd October 2020


Tuesday 1st September 2020

Half Term

Monday 26 October 2020 to Friday 30 October 2020

Autumn 2

Tuesday 3rd November 2020 to Thursday 17th 
December 2020

Religious Holidays

Diwali – Saturday 14 November 2020

Guru Nanak’s Birthday – Monday 30 November 2020


Monday 2nd November 2020

Christmas Break

Monday 21 December 2020 to Friday 1 January 2021

Christmas Day and New Year’s Day fall within the Christmas Break

Spring 1

Tuesday 5th January 2021 to
Friday 12 February 2021


Monday 4th January 2021

Half Term

Monday 15th February 2021 to Friday 19th February

Spring 2

Monday 22nd February 2021 to
Thursday 1 April 2021

Spring Break

Friday 2nd April 2021 to Friday 16th
April 2021

The Easter religious festival falls within the spring break

Summer 1

Monday 19th April 2021 to Friday 28th May 2021

Religious Holidays

Eid-ul-Fitr – Wednesday 12 May or Thursday 13 May 2021

May Day

Monday 3rd May 2021

Half Term

Monday 31st May 2021 to Friday 4th June 2021

Summer 2

Monday 7 June 2021 to
Wednesday 21st July 2021


Wednesday 30th June 2021

Summer Break

Thursday 22nd July 2021 to (to be advised)


The school will not be closed for any of the religious festivals.

In-service training days:
This calendar includes 4 days, which should be allocated for in-service training dates.
One day will be disaggregated due to early morning/twilight training.


Gallions Term Dates 2021 2022