Term Dates

School holidays & teacher training days




Holiday Schedule 2016-2017

Monday 5th September 2016 – Tuesday 25th July 2017

Staff training day Monday 5th September 2016

Tuesday 6th September 2016 - first day at the Academy for pupils

Break for Eid

Monday 12th September 2016 – Tuesday 13th September 2016

*** Please note these dates may change ***

[Academy closed for pupils and staff]

Autumn Half Term

Monday 24th October 2016 – Friday 28th October 2016

[Academy closed for pupils and staff]


Monday 19th December 2016 – Monday 2nd January 2017

[Academy closed for pupils and staff]

Spring Half Term

Monday 20th February 2017 – Friday 24th February 2017

[Academy closed for pupils and staff]


Monday 10th April 2017 – Friday 21st April 2017

[Academy closed for pupils and staff]

May Day Monday 1st May 2017 – Academy closed

Spring Bank

Monday 29th May 2017– Friday 2nd June 2017

[Academy closed for pupils and staff]

Break for Eid

Monday 26th June 2017 – Tuesday 27th June 2017

*** Please note these dates may change ***

[Academy closed for pupils and staff]

Summer Holiday

Tuesday 25th July 2017 - Last day at the Academy for pupils and staff



SCHOOL TERM 2017 / 2018

(All dates are inclusive)


'Eid ul Adha 1438 * holiday Friday 1st September 2017 *

Staff Inset Day 1 Monday 4th September 2017

Re-open (for students) on Tuesday 5th September 2017

Mid Term Closure Monday 23rd October - Friday 27th October 2017

Closure after school on Friday 15th December 2017

Christmas Holiday Monday 18th December 2017 – Tuesday 2nd January 2018

Number of openings 69



Staff Inset Day 2 Tuesday 2nd January 2018

Re-open (for students) on Wednesday 3rd January 2018

Mid Term Closure Monday 12th February - Friday 16th February 2018

Closure after school on Thursday 29th March 2018

Easter Holiday Friday 30th March – Friday 13th April 2018

Number of openings 57



Re-open on Monday 16th April 2018

May Day Closure Monday 7th May 2018

Mid Term Closure Monday 28h May - Friday 1st June 2018

'Eid ul Fitr 1439 * Thursday 14th and Friday 15th June 2018*

Closure after school on Tuesday 24th July 2018

Number of openings 64



Staff Inset : two full days and six twilight sessions*
Please note – 'Eid holidays may be revised slightly according to the sighting of the moon



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