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Salford Council & LEA School Holidays and Term Dates

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


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

2016/2017 Salford 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 Friday December 23, 2016
Christmas Holidays
Spring Term Dates Monday January 9, 2017 Friday February 17, 2017
Spring Half Term
Spring Term Dates Tuesday February 28, 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 Salford 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 16, 2018
Spring Half Term
Spring Term Dates Monday February 26, 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

Salford City Council is the authority of the city of Salford, within Greater Manchester. It is one of the ten councils making up the county and is responsible for 129 schools. Within this number are 87 primary and 25 secondary schools as well as 5 special schools and two further education colleges. The University of Salford is also within the council area but has autonomy on school holiday dates. The autumn term according to the school calendar begins on 1st September and lasts until 23rd December with a break for October half term from 24th October for a week. The Crimes holidays 2016 last from 23rd December until 9th January and then the spring term takes over. This lasts until the start of the Easter break 2017 on 31st March and pauses for the February half term week of the 20th. After Easter, the summer term runs from 18th April until 21st July and includes May half term on 29th for a week and May Day on 1st for one day.

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

Inset Days