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Lewisham Council & LEA School Holidays and Term Dates

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


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

2016/2017 Lewisham Council School Holiday and Term Dates


Term / Holiday First Day Last Day
Autumn Term Dates Monday September 5, 2016 Friday October 21, 2016
Autumn Half Term
Autumn Term Dates Monday October 31, 2016 Wednesday December 21, 2016
Christmas Holidays
Spring Term Dates Tuesday January 3, 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 Friday July 21, 2017
Summer Holidays

2017/2018 Lewisham 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 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 20, 2018
Summer Holidays

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The London Borough of Lewisham is the council responsible for the schools within the area, setting school holiday dates and other matters. The council is one of the 32 that separate up the capital and is responsible for 103 schools in total. This is composed of 71 primary and 19 secondary schools as well as 2 nurseries, 6 special schools and one further education college. Goldsmiths College University of London is within the area but can set its own half term dates. This year, schools starts on 5th September until 21st December with the October half term from 24th to 28th of the month. Christmas holidays 2016 last until 3rd January then the spring term runs until Easter on 31st March with a break for the February half term from 13th to 17th. The final summer term runs from 18th April until 21st July and includes a break for May Day and the half term 29th May to June 2nd.

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

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