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Medway Council & LEA School Holidays and Term Dates

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


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

2016/2017 Medway 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 Medway 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 Friday December 22, 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

Medway Council is the LEA for the area of Kent that includes Rochester upon Medway and Gillingham. It is responsible for 110 schools which include 81 primary and 20 secondary schools. There are also 6 special schools within the area. The council set a calendar for the academic year though schools do have a little flexibility to set Inset days and some half term dates. For the next year, school starts on 5th September and the autumn term continues until 21st December with the October half term from 24th to 28th of the month. Spring term starts after the Christmas break and runs from 3rd January until Easter break 2017 starts on 31st March. It includes the February half term from 13th to 17th. Finally, the summer term starts after Easter on 18th April and continues until the start of the summer break on 21st July. It includes the May half term from 29th May – June 2nd.

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

Inset Days