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Newport Council & LEA School Holidays and Term Dates

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


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

2016/2017 Newport 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 Newport 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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Newport City Council is the body responsible for setting school holiday dates and other associated matters for the schools within the Newport area. It is one of the council areas of Wales and is based in the Civic Centre in Newport. There are 68 schools in the area, 50 primary, 8 secondary, 3 nurseries and one special schools as well as one further education college and the University of Wales (Newport), the latter two having some independence around term dates. School starts on 1st September and the autumn term includes the October half term week from 24th then ends for the Christmas holidays 2016 on 16th December. After the Christmas break, the spring term lasts from 3rd January until 7th April and includes the February half term week of the 20th. Easter holidays run from 7th to 24th April after which the summer term lasts until 21st July. It includes a week for the May half term from 29th May.

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

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