Term Dates


TermPupils ReturnLast Day for Pupils
Autumn 2019 - first half termTuesday 3rd SeptemberThursday 24th October
Autumn 2019 - second half termMonday 4th NovemberFriday 20th December
Spring 2020 - first half termMonday 6th JanuaryThursday 13th February
Spring 2020 - second half termMonday 24th FebruaryFriday 3rd April
Summer 2020 - first half termMonday 20th AprilFriday 22nd May
Summer 2020 - second half termTuesday 2nd JuneFriday 17th July

2019-2020 Training Days and Bank Holiday Closures

  • Monday 2nd September 2019
  • Friday 25th October 2019
  • Friday 14th February 2020
  • Friday 8th May 2020 ~ Early May bank holiday (VE day)
  • Monday 1st June 2020
  • Monday 20th July 2020


The following are the recommended term dates provided by City of York Council for schools in the City of York area for the academic year 2020-2021.  In addition, all schools will also be closed to pupils for a further 5 School Training/Professional Development Days.

Autumn 2020 - first half termMonday 7th SeptemberFriday 23rd October
Autumn 2020 - second half termMonday 2nd NovemberFriday 18th December
Spring 2021 - first half termMonday 4th JanuaryFriday 12th February
Spring 2021 - second half termMonday 22nd FebruaryFriday 26th March
Summer 2021 - first half termMonday 12th AprilFriday 28th May
Summer 2021 - second half termMonday 7th JuneMonday 26th July

Information about term, holiday and closure dates for schools across York can be found on the council website.