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Richmond upon Thames Council & LEA School Holidays and Term Dates

Richmond upon Thames Council School Term and Holiday Dates are sourced from the Richmond upon Thames LEA.


Richmond upon Thames Council School Term and Holiday Dates are sourced from the Richmond upon Thames LEA.

2016/2017 Richmond upon Thames 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 Richmond upon Thames 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 Thursday December 21, 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 20, 2018
Summer Holidays

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Richmond upon Thames London Borough Council is the council responsible for the area of Greater London around Richmond and is one of the 32 such areas. The council oversees a total of 81 schools, 56 primary and 18 secondary schools as well as two nurseries, two special schools and three further education colleges. While schools and colleges have some ability to set their own school holiday dates, most follow the council calendar. This starts on 5th September with the autumn term lasting until 21st December and having a break for October half term from 24th October for one week. After the Christmas holidays 2016, the spring term starts on 3rd January and continues until 31st March with a break from 13th – 17th February. Easter lasts until 18th April and the final summer term runs until 21st July with the May half term from 29th May for one week.

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

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