Parents should avoid booking family holidays in term time to minimise the impact on pupils’ learning. Head Teachers are no longer permitted to grant any leave of absence in term time unless there are exceptional circumstances. This does not include family holidays. Please see the school’s Attendance Policy if you require further information regarding this.
Teacher Training days 2017/18
Monday 05th September and Tuesday the 06th September
Monday 31st October
Monday 02nd and Tuesday 03rd January 2018
School term dates and holidays 2017/18
Here are the school term dates and holidays for Sandwell’s primary, secondary and special schools for 2017/18.
We strongly recommend that you check exact dates with us – especially before you book a holiday.
Autumn term 2017
- Term starts: Monday 4 September 2017
- Half term holiday: Monday 23 October to Friday 27 October 2017
- Term ends: Wednesday 20 December 2017
- Christmas holiday: Thursday 21 December 2017 to Monday 1 January 2018
Spring term 2018
- Term starts: Tuesday 2 January 2018
- Half term holiday: Monday 19 February to Friday 23 February 2018
- Term ends: Thursday 29 March 2018
- Easter holiday: Friday 30 March to Friday 13 April 2018
Summer term 2018
- Term starts: Monday 16 April 2018
- Bank holiday: Monday 7 May 2018
- Half term holiday: Monday 28 May to Friday 1 June 2018
- Term ends: Friday 20 July 2018
- Summer holiday: From Monday 23 July 2018