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School term dates

School term and holiday dates for all local authority maintained and voluntary controlled schools in Southampton.

2018-19 term dates

Term Open Half term Close
Autumn 2018 3 September 22 October - 26 October 21 December
Spring 2019 7 January 18 February - 22 February 5 April
Summer 2019 23 April 28 May - 31 May 23 July

2018-19 school year calendar (valid until 23 July 2019)

2019-20 term dates

Term Open Half term Close
Autumn 2019 2 September 28 October - 1 November 20 December
Spring 2020 6 January 17 February - 21 February 3 April
Summer 2020 20 April 25 May - 29 May 20 July

2019-20 school year calendar (valid until 20 July 2020)

2020-21 term dates

Term dates for 2020-21 will not be agreed before April 2019.

INSET Days

Schools close to pupils on several days a year for in-service education and training (INSET) days. You will need to contact the schools directly for these dates, or check their websites.