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Caerphilly Council & LEA School Holidays and Term Dates

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


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

2016/2017 Caerphilly 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 16, 2016
Christmas Holidays
Spring Term Dates Tuesday January 3, 2017 Friday February 17, 2017
Spring Half Term
Spring Term Dates Monday February 27, 2017 Friday April 7, 2017
Easter Holidays
Summer Term Dates Monday April 24, 2017 Friday May 26, 2017
Summer Half Term
Summer Term Dates Monday June 5, 2017 Friday July 21, 2017
Summer Holidays

2017/2018 Caerphilly Council School Holiday and Term Dates


Term / Holiday First Day Last Day
Autumn Term Dates Monday September 4, 2017 Friday October 27, 2017
Autumn Half Term
Autumn Term Dates Monday November 6, 2017 Friday December 22, 2017
Christmas Holidays
Spring Term Dates Monday January 8, 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 Tuesday July 24, 2018
Summer Holidays

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The council responsible for organising schools and setting school holiday dates for the Caerphilly area is the Caerphilly County Borough Council. This body operates across 33 electoral wards and is one of the Principle Areas of Wales. It is responsible for a total of 100 schools which is composed of 81 primary schools and 16 secondary schools. There is also one special school within the area, the Trinity Fields Special School. The school year starts on 1st September with the October half term on 24th to 28th and the term ending on 16th December. The Christmas holidays 2016 run until 2rd January and the spring term ends on 7th April for the Easter holidays 2017. There is a half term during this period from 20th to 24th February. The final term runs from 24th April until 21st July and has the May half term from 29th May until 2 June.

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

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