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Term dates

Below are the term dates for Reading's maintained schools. Academies and free schools do not have to follow these, so please confirm with your child's school before booking holidays etc. Please check the individual school's website.

Schools can also set a number of training (inset) days when they are closed to pupils. These may be different in each school and your school should inform you in advance.


2017/2018

Term

Start date

End date

1

Wednesday 6 September 2017 (inset on 5 September)

Friday 20 October 2017

2

Monday 30 October 2017

Tuesday 19 December 2017

3

Wednesday 3 January 2018

Friday 9 February 2018

4

Monday 19 February 2018

Friday 23 March 2018

5

Monday 9 April 2018

Friday 25 May 2018

6

Monday 4 June 2018

Tuesday 24 July 2018

2018/2019 - revised dates after consultation

Term

Start date

End date

1

Wednesday 5 September 2018 (inset on 4 September)

Friday 19 October 2018

2

Monday 29 October 2018

Friday 21 December 2018

3

Monday 7 January 2019

Friday 15 February 2019

4

Monday 25 February 2019

Friday 5 April 2019

5

Tuesday 23 April 2019

Friday 24 May 2019

6

Monday 3 June 2019

Wednesday 24 July 2019

2019/2020

pdf icon Reading schools' term dates' calendar 2019-20 [12kb]    

TermStart dateEnd date
1

Wednesday 4 September 2019 (3rd Inset Day)

Friday 25 October 2019
2

Monday 4 November 2019

Friday 20 December 2019
3

Monday 6 January 2020

Friday 14 February 2020
4

Monday 24 February 2020

Friday 3 April 2020
5

Monday 20 April 2020

Friday 22 May 2020
6

Monday 1 June 2020

Tuesday 21 July 2020

Please note that these are the dates for schools under Reading Local Authority control. Academies, free schools and other own admissions authority schools are free to set their own dates so these may differ. 

School closures

 

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