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Birmingham City Council

School Term Dates

This page is known as www.birmingham.gov.uk/term-dates



These dates are for all Community and Voluntary Controlled Schools in Birmingham. For information about Academies, Voluntary Aided and Foundation Schools please contact each school directly.

The school year starts in September. There are 195 school days in each year (39 weeks). Five of these days are reserved for training for teachers and support staff, therefore pupils spend 190 days in school (38 weeks) each year.

The dates for each school year are known and published 12 months in advance. The term dates for the year 2015 - 2016 are expected to be published by July 2014.



Select the year that you wish to view:

2013 - 2014

2014 - 2015



School Year 2013 - 2014

Autumn Term 2013

Monday 02 September to Friday 25 October

Half Term Holiday: Monday 28 October to Friday 01 November (1 week)

Monday 04 November to Friday 20 December

Christmas Holiday 2013: Monday 23 December to Friday 03 January 2014(2 weeks)


Spring Term 2014

Monday 06 January to Friday 14 February

Half Term Holiday: Monday 17 February to Friday 21 February (1 week)

Monday 24 February to Friday 11 April

Easter Holiday 2014: Monday 14 April to Friday 25 April (2 weeks)


Summer Term 2014

Monday 28 April to Friday 23 May

Half Term: Monday 26 May to Friday 30 May (1 week)

Monday 02 June to Monday 21 July

May Day is Monday 05 May 2014


School Year 2014 - 2015

Autumn Term 2014

Monday 01 September to Friday 24 October

Half Term Holiday: Monday 27 Oct to Friday 31 Oct (1 week)

Monday 03 November to Friday 19 December

Christmas Holiday 2014: Monday 22 Dec to Friday 2 Jan (2 weeks)


Spring Term 2015

Monday 05 January to Friday 13 February

Half Term Holiday: Monday 16 Feb to Friday 20 Feb (1 week)

Monday 23 February to Friday 27 March

Easter Holiday 2015: Monday 30 March to Friday 10 April (2 weeks)


Summer Term 2015

Monday 13 April to Friday 22 May

Half Term Holiday: Monday 25 May to Friday 29 May (1 week)

Monday 01 June to Monday 20 July

Summer Holiday 2015: starts Tuesday 21 July.

The end date for the summer holiday in 2015 will be advised by July 2014 when the term dates for the school year September 2015 - 2016 are known.