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Moray Council & LEA School Holidays and Term Dates

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


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

2016/2017 Moray Council School Holiday and Term Dates


Term / Holiday First Day Last Day
Autumn Term Dates Tuesday August 16, 2016 Friday October 7, 2016
Autumn Half Term
Autumn Term Dates Monday October 24, 2016 Friday December 23, 2016
Christmas Holidays
Spring Term Dates Monday January 9, 2017 Friday March 31, 2017
Easter Holidays
Summer Term Dates Monday April 17, 2017 Friday June 30, 2017
Summer Holidays

2017/2018 Moray Council School Holiday and Term Dates


Term / Holiday First Day Last Day
Autumn Term Dates Tuesday August 15, 2017 Friday October 6, 2017
Autumn Half Term
Autumn Term Dates Monday October 23, 2017 Friday December 22, 2017
Christmas Holidays
Spring Term Dates Monday January 8, 2018 Thursday March 29, 2018
Easter Holidays
Summer Term Dates Monday April 16, 2018 Friday June 29, 2018
Summer Holidays

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Moray Council is one of the local government areas of Scotland, of which there are 32. It covers the north-east of the country, by the Moray Firth. The council has control over 57 schools for which it sets school holiday dates. These include 46 primary and 9 secondary schools as well as one nursery and 1 further education college. For the coming school year, the first autumn term begins on 16th August and runs until October half term from 7th to 10th October. The term continues until the Christmas holidays start on 22nd December. After Christmas, the spring term stars on 9th January and lasts until the Easter Break 2017 on 31st March with a break mid way through from 10th – 13th February. The last term starts after the break for Easter and continues until the start of summer holidays on 30th June. It includes the May half term breaks on 1st, 18th and 19th of May.

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