School term dates for pupils in Northern Ireland.

School holidays 2020/2021

School term dates for pupils in Northern Ireland for 2020/2021 school year.

Event Dates (inclusive)
Schools resume after summer holiday 1 September 2020
Halloween 29 to 30 October 2020
Christmas and New Year 22 December 2020 to 1 January 2021
Mid-term 18 to 19 February 2021
St Patrick's Day 17 March 2021
Easter 1 to 9 April 2021
May Day 3 May 2021
Second May Bank Holiday 31 May 2021
Summer holiday begins 1 July 2021

Note: Schools have the discretion to take a number of staff training and school development days.  Pupils do not attend on these days and such days are likely to differ from school to school.

 

School holidays 2021/2022

School term dates for pupils in Northern Ireland for the 2021/2022 school year are listed below.  These dates are based on an assumption of a ‘normal’ school year.  If government advice impacts these dates, schools will be notified as promptly as possible.

Event Dates (Inclusive
Schools resume after summer holiday 1 September 2021
Halloween 28 to 29 October 2021
Christmas and New Year 23 December 2021 to 3 January 2022
Mid-term 17 to 18 February 2022
St Patrick's Day 17 March 2022
Easter 14 to 22 April 2022
May Day 2 May 2022
Spring Bank Holiday and Platinum Jubilee Bank Holiday 2 to 3 June 2022
Summer holiday begins 1 July 2022

Note: Schools have the discretion to take a number of staff training and school development days.  Pupils do not attend on these days and such days are likely to differ from school to school.

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