School terms and holidays
Academic year 2019 to 2020
These dates are for community and voluntary controlled schools in Essex.
Term dates for foundation and voluntary-aided schools and academies may be different. Check with your child's school for their term dates.
|Autumn term||Tuesday 3 September 2019||Thursday 19 December 2019|
|Autumn half term||Monday 28 October 2019||Friday 1 November 2019|
|Spring term||Monday 6 January 2020||Friday 3 April 2020|
|Spring half term||Monday 17 February 2020||Friday 21 February 2020|
|Summer term||Monday 20 April 2020||Wednesday 22 July 2020|
|Summer half term||Monday 25 May 2020||Friday 29 May 2020 and May Bank Holiday, 8 May 2020|
There are 195 school days in a year.
Schools also have 5 days out of the academic year for staff training. Contact your child’s school to find out when they will be.
You can find UK bank holidays dates on GOV.UK.