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Peterborough Council & LEA School Holidays and Term Dates

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


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

2016/2017 Peterborough Council School Holiday and Term Dates


Term / Holiday First Day Last Day
Autumn Term Dates Wednesday September 7, 2016 Friday October 21, 2016
Autumn Half Term
Autumn Term Dates Monday October 31, 2016 Wednesday December 21, 2016
Christmas Holidays
Spring Term Dates Wednesday January 4, 2017 Friday February 17, 2017
Spring Half Term
Spring Term Dates Monday February 27, 2017 Friday April 7, 2017
Easter Holidays
Summer Term Dates Wednesday April 26, 2017 Friday May 26, 2017
Summer Half Term
Summer Term Dates Monday June 5, 2017 Thursday July 20, 2017
Summer Holidays

2017/2018 Peterborough Council School Holiday and Term Dates


Term / Holiday First Day Last Day
Autumn Term Dates Monday September 4, 2017 Friday October 20, 2017
Autumn Half Term
Autumn Term Dates Monday October 30, 2017 Wednesday December 20, 2017
Christmas Holidays
Spring Term Dates Tuesday January 2, 2018 Friday February 9, 2018
Spring Half Term
Spring Term Dates Monday February 19, 2018 Friday March 23, 2018
Easter Holidays
Summer Term Dates Monday April 16, 2018 Friday May 25, 2018
Summer Half Term
Summer Term Dates Monday June 4, 2018 Wednesday July 25, 2018
Summer Holidays

Peterborough City Council is the local authority responsible for the Cambridgeshire city and the surrounding area. It is a unitary authority based in Town Hall, Peterborough and is responsible for a total of 83 schools. Within this number are 58 primary schools and 14 secondary schools as well as one nursery, 6 special schools and one further education college. Some schools do have the ability to set half term dates and Inset dates in addition to the council calendar. The school calendar is broken into three terms – autumn, spring and summer. Autumn runs from 7th September to 18th December for the Christmas holiday and contains the October half term week 26th October. Spring starts after Christmas on 5th January until 23rd March when the Easter break 2017 starts and includes February half term week from 15th February. The final summer term starts 12th April until 22nd July and includes both May Day and the May half term week 30th May.

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

Inset Days