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School Term Dates

School term dates 2017

Return to school
Thursday 5 January 2017

Second mid-term 

  • Friday 10 February 2017
  • Monday 13 February 2017
  • Tuesday 14 February 2017

Spring Holiday (Easter)

  • Monday 3 to Good Friday 14 April 2017 (inclusive)
  • Easter Monday 17 April 2017

* Please note that schools will close at 2.30pm on the last school day before the holiday

May Day
Monday 1 May 2017

May Weekend
Friday 26 and Monday 29 May 2017

School close
Tuesday 27 June 2017

* Please note that schools will close at 1pm on the last school day before the holiday

Return date for teachers
Friday 11 August 2017

Return date for pupils
Tuesday 15 August 2017

September weekend

  • Friday 22 September 2017
  • Monday 25 September 2017

First mid-term
Monday 16 to Friday 20 October 2017 (inclusive)

Christmas/New Year
Thursday 21 December 2017 to Wednesday 3 January 2018 (inclusive)

* Please note that schools will close at 2.30pm on the last school day before the holiday

In-service days - all schools 

  • Wednesday 15 February 2017
  • Thursday 4 May 2017 (To coincide with Election)
  • Friday 11 August 2017
  • Monday 14 August 2017
  • Friday 13 October 2017

School term dates 2018

Return to school

  • Thursday 4 January 2018

Second mid-term

  • Monday 12 February 2018
  • Tuesday 13 February 2018
  • Wednesday 14 February 2018 (In-service day)

Spring Holiday (Easter)

  • Good Friday 30 March 2018
  • Easter Monday 2 to Friday 13 April 2018 (inclusive)

* Please note that schools will close at 2.30pm on the last school day before the holiday


May Day 

  • Monday 7 May 2018
  • Tuesday 8 May 2018 (In-service day)

May Weekend

  • Friday 25 May 2018
  • Monday 28 May 2018

School close

  • Tuesday 26 June 2018


* Please note that schools will close at 1pm on the last school day before the holiday

Return date for teachers
Monday 13 August 2018 

Return date for pupils
Wednesday 15 August 2018

Consultation on school term dates from 2018/19 to 2019/20

The current pattern of school term dates, holidays and In Service days is set until July 2018.

Glasgow City Council has developed a draft calendar for the following two years and have consulted with parents, teachers and the general public.

The responses to this consultation are now being considered. When a decision is made this will be updated on the Glasgow City Council website.

The proposal dates for each session can be found below.

Proposed School term dates 2018

September weekend

  • Friday 21 September 2018
  • Monday 24 September 2018

First mid-term

  • Monday 15 October 2018 to Friday 19 October 2018

Christmas/ New Year
Thursday 20 December 2018 to Monday 7 January 2019

*Please note that schools will close at 2.30pm on the last school day before the holiday 

Proposed School term dates 2019

Return to school
Monday 7 January 2019

Second mid-term

  • Monday 11 February 2019
  • Tuesday 12 February 2019
  • Wednesday 13 February 2019 (In-Service day)

Spring Holiday (Easter)

  • Monday 1 April to Monday 15 April 2019
  • Good Friday 19 April 2019 
  • Easter Monday 22 April 2019 

* Please note that schools will close at 2.30pm on the last school day before the holiday

May Day
Monday 6 May 2019

May Weekend
Friday 24 and Monday 27 May 2019

School close
Friday 28 June 2019

* Please note that schools will close at 1pm on the last school day before the holiday

Return date for teachers
Monday 12 August 2019

Return date for pupils
Wednesday 14 August 2019

September weekend

  • Friday 27 September 2019
  • Monday 30 September 2019

First mid-term
Monday 14 to Friday 18 October 2019 

Christmas/New Year
Thursday 19 December 2019

* Please note that schools will close at 2.30pm on the last school day before the holiday


In-service days - all schools 

  • Wednesday 13 February 2019
  • Tuesday 07 May 2019
  • Monday 12 August 2019
  • Friday 11 October 2019

Proposed School term dates 2020

Return to school
Monday 6 January 2020

Second mid-term

  • Monday 10 February 2020
  • Tuesday 11 February 2020
  • Wednesday 12 February 2019 (In-Service day)

Spring Holiday (Easter)

Monday 6 to Monday 20 April 2020

  • Good Friday 10 April 2020
  • Easter Monday 13 April 2020

* Please note that schools will close at 2.30pm on the last school day before the holiday

May Day
Monday 4 May 2020

May Weekend
Friday 22 and Monday 25 May 2020

School close
Wednesday 24 June 2020

* Please note that schools will close at 1pm on the last school day before the holiday

Return date for teachers
Monday 10 August 2020

Return date for pupils
Wednesday 12 August 2020

In-service days - all schools 

  • Wednesday 12 February 2020
  • Tuesday 05 May 2020

 

 

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