School term and holiday dates

Find the current, future and previous term and holiday dates for schools in Suffolk.

The next school break is the summer holiday from Friday 24 July to Tuesday 1 September 2015.

You can find related information on school attendance and penalty notices. 

School term and holiday dates: 2014-15

Autumn term

Starts Wednesday 3 September 2014
Half term Monday 27 October 2014 to Friday 31 October 2014
Ends Friday 19 December 2014
Christmas holiday Monday 22 December 2014 to Friday 2 January 2015

 

Spring term 

Starts Monday 5 January 2015
Half term Monday 16 February 2015 to Friday 20 February 2015
Ends Friday 27 March 2015
Spring (Easter) holiday Monday 30 March 2015 to Friday 10 April 2015

 

Summer term

Starts Monday 13 April 2015
Half term Monday 25 May 2015 to Friday 29 May 2015
Ends Wednesday 22 July 2015
Summer holiday Thursday 23 July 2015 to Tuesday 1 September 2015

 

Please note: Most schools in Suffolk follow these dates. You can check with your child's school to confirm. 

Non-pupil days

All schools set 5 teacher training days called Professional Development (PD) days. 2 of these PD days are recommended by Suffolk County Council at the start of the Autumn (September, 1 day) and Spring (January, 1 day) terms.

The remaining 3 PD days are set by the schools in agreement with other schools in their pyramid.

Contact your school for details of the extra dates.

Academies and Free Schools can set their own term dates. At this time, the county council has not been made aware of any changes to the above dates by these schools.

From September 2015 governing bodies of all maintained schools will be able to set their own term dates and holiday, following legislation.

School term and holiday dates: 2015-16

Wednesday 2 September 2015 and Monday 4 January 2016 are recommended PD days. 

Autumn term

Starts Wednesday 2 September 2015
Half term Monday 26 October 2015 to Friday 30 October 2015
Ends Friday 18 December 2015
Christmas holiday Monday 21 December 2015 to Friday 1 January 2016

 

Spring term 

Starts Monday 4 January 2016
Half term Monday 15 February 2016 to Friday 19 February 2016
Ends Thursday 24 March 2016
Spring (Easter) holiday Friday 25 March 2016 to Friday 8 April 2016

 

Summer term

Starts Monday 11 April 2016
Half term Monday 30 May 2016 to Friday 3 June 2016
Ends Thursday 21 July 2016
Summer holiday Friday 22 July 2016 to Thursday 1 September 2016

 

Please note: Most schools in Suffolk follow these dates. You can check with your child's school to confirm. 

Non-pupil days

All schools set 5 teacher training days called Professional Development (PD) days. 2 of these PD days are recommended by Suffolk County Council at the start of the Autumn (September, 1 day) and Spring (January, 1 day) terms.

The remaining 3 PD days are set by the schools in agreement with other schools in their pyramid.

Contact your school for details of the extra dates.

Academies and Free Schools can set their own term dates. At this time, the county council has not been made aware of any changes to the above dates by these schools.

From September 2015 governing bodies of all maintained schools will be able to set their own term dates and holiday, following legislation.

School term and holiday dates: 2016-17

Thursday 1 September 2016 and Wednesday 4 January 2017 are recommended PD days. 

Autumn term

Starts Thursday 1 September 2016
Half term Monday 24 October 2016 to Friday 28 October 2016
Ends Tuesday 20 December 2016
Christmas holiday Wednesday 21 December 2016 to Tuesday 3 January 2017

 

Spring term 

Starts Wednesday 4 January 2017
Half term Monday 13 February 2017 to Friday 17 February 2017
Ends Friday 31 March 2017
Spring (Easter) holiday Monday 3 April 2017 to Monday 17 April 2017

 

Summer term

Starts  Tuesday 18 April 2017 
Half term  Monday 29 May 2017 to Friday 2 June 2017
Ends  Friday 21 July 2017
Summer holiday  To be confirmed

Non-pupil days

All schools set 5 teacher training days called Professional Development (PD) days. 2 of these PD days are recommended by Suffolk County Council at the start of the Autumn (September, 1 day) and Spring (January, 1 day) terms.

The remaining 3 PD days are set by the schools in agreement with other schools in their pyramid.

Contact your school for details of the extra dates.

Academies and Free Schools can set their own term dates. At this time, the county council has not been made aware of any changes to the above dates by these schools.

From September 2015 governing bodies of all maintained schools will be able to set their own term dates and holiday, following legislation.

School term and holiday dates: 2013-14

Autumn term

Starts Monday 3 September 2013
Half term Monday 28 October 2013 to Friday 1 November 2013
Ends Friday 20 December 2013

Spring term

Starts Monday 6 January 2014
Half term Monday 17 February 2014 to Friday 21 February 2014
Ends Friday 4 April 2014

Summer term

Starts Monday 22 April 2014
Half term Monday 26 May 2014 to Friday 30 May 2014
Ends Friday 23 July 2014

 

School term and holiday dates: 2012-13

Autumn term

Starts Monday 3 September 2012
Half term Monday 28 October 2012 to Friday 1 November 2012
Ends Monday 29 October to Friday 2 November 2012

Spring term

Starts Monday 7 January 2013
Half term Monday 18 February to Friday 22 February 2013
Ends Thursday 28 March 2013

Summer term

Starts Monday 15 April 2013
Half term Monday 27 May 2013 to Friday 31 May 2013
Ends Tuesday 23 July 2013

Download a calendar to your email account

You can download this calendar to your personal email account, to track term dates against your own commitments. 

Print a school term dates calendar

You can also print a school term dates calendar for your own personal use.

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