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Hertfordshire Council & LEA School Holidays and Term Dates

Hertfordshire Council School Term and Holiday Dates are sourced from the Hertfordshire LEA.


Hertfordshire Council School Term and Holiday Dates are sourced from the Hertfordshire LEA.

2016/2017 Hertfordshire Council School Holiday and Term Dates


Term / Holiday First Day Last Day
Autumn Term Dates Thursday September 1, 2016 Friday October 21, 2016
Autumn Half Term
Autumn Term Dates Monday October 31, 2016 Wednesday December 21, 2016
Christmas Holidays
Spring Term Dates Thursday January 5, 2017 Friday February 10, 2017
Spring Half Term
Spring Term Dates Monday February 20, 2017 Friday March 31, 2017
Easter Holidays
Summer Term Dates Tuesday April 18, 2017 Friday May 26, 2017
Summer Half Term
Summer Term Dates Monday June 5, 2017 Monday July 24, 2017
Summer Holidays

2017/2018 Hertfordshire Council School Holiday and Term Dates


Term / Holiday First Day Last Day
Autumn Term Dates Wednesday August 30, 2017 Friday October 20, 2017
Autumn Half Term
Autumn Term Dates Monday October 30, 2017 Tuesday December 19, 2017
Christmas Holidays
Spring Term Dates Wednesday January 3, 2018 Friday February 9, 2018
Spring Half Term
Spring Term Dates Monday February 19, 2018 Thursday March 29, 2018
Easter Holidays
Summer Term Dates Monday April 16, 2018 Friday May 25, 2018
Summer Half Term
Summer Term Dates Monday June 4, 2018 Friday July 27, 2018
Summer Holidays

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The county of Hertfordshire is overseen by the non-metropolitan Hertfordshire County Council which is based in County Hall, Hertford. It is a relatively large council area with responsibility for 599 schools including 423 primary and 115 secondary schools, 17 nurseries, 29 special schools and four further education colleges. There is also the University of Hertfordshire in Hatfield within the county. The latter two categories can set their own half term dates. For the coming year, the autumn term starts on 1st September and continues until the start of the Christmas holidays 2016 on 18th December with a mid-term break 26th to 30th October. After Christmas, term begins again on 4th January and continues until 1st April with the February half term from 16th to 19th of the month. The Easter break 2017 is from 1st until 18th April then the summer term runs until 25th July with the May half term 30th May to 3rd June.

The Inset Days for the Local Education Authority Schools in Hertfordshire are decided by the individual schools. Hertfordshire Data Source

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