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Glasgow City Council & LEA School Holidays and Term Dates

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


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

2016/2017 Glasgow City Council School Holiday and Term Dates


Term / Holiday First Day Last Day
Autumn Term Dates Monday August 15, 2016 Friday October 14, 2016
Autumn Half Term
Autumn Term Dates Monday October 24, 2016 Thursday December 22, 2016
Christmas Holidays
Spring Term Dates Thursday January 5, 2017 Friday March 31, 2017
Easter Holidays
Summer Term Dates Tuesday April 18, 2017 Wednesday June 28, 2017
Summer Holidays

2017/2018 Glasgow City Council School Holiday and Term Dates


Term / Holiday First Day Last Day
Autumn Term Dates Tuesday August 15, 2017 Friday October 13, 2017
Autumn Half Term
Autumn Term Dates Monday October 23, 2017 Wednesday December 20, 2017
Christmas Holidays
Spring Term Dates Thursday January 4, 2018 Thursday March 29, 2018
Easter Holidays
Summer Term Dates Monday April 16, 2018 Tuesday June 26, 2018
Summer Holidays

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Glasgow City Council is the governing body for the city and one of the 32 council areas of Scotland. Despite a relatively small size in terms of area, the council has responsibility for a total of 238 schools. These include 144 primary and 36 secondary schools, 41 special schools and 11 further education colleges. There are also six universities within the council area including the University of the West of Scotland and Glasgow University. Pupils returned to class after the summer holidays on 15th August with a break on 23-26th September and the first half term was from 17th to 21st October. Christmas holidays 2016 ran from 22nd December until 4th January then the February half term is from 10th to 14th of the month. The Easter break 2017 is from 3rd April until 17th and the final summer term ends on 27th June with breaks on the 1st and 26-29th May.

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