St. Mary's

Term Dates & Opening Times

Academy opening times

Our school day begins at 08:35 every day and ends at 15:00 (32.5 hours per week).  We finish for the Christmas, Easter and Summer holidays at 13:15 unless otherwise stated. During term time the reception desk and the school phone close at 16:00 on Monday to Thursday and 15:30 on Fridays.

Term Dates: September 2023 to July 2024

Autumn Term

Starts: Tuesday 5th September 2023
Ends: Friday 22nd December 2023 at 13:15
Half Term: Monday 23rd October – Tuesday 31st October 2023 (inclusive)
INSET Days: Friday 1st and Monday 4th September 2023.  Monday 30th and Tuesday 31st October 2023

Lent Term

Starts: Monday 8th January 2024
Ends: Thursday 28th March 2024 at 13:15
Half Term: Monday 12th February – Tuesday 20th February 2024 (inclusive)
INSET Days: Monday 19th and Tuesday 20th February 2024

Summer Term

Starts: Monday 15th April 2024
Ends: Friday 19th July 2024 at 13:15
Half Term: Monday 27th May – Friday 31st May 2024 (inclusive)
INSET Day: Monday July 22nd 2024 taken as Twilight Inset on Thursday 28th March and Friday 19th July 2024
Academy Closed: Monday 6th May 2024 (May Bank Holiday)

Term Dates: September 2024 to July 2025

Autumn Term

Starts: Wednesday 4th September 2024
Ends: Friday 20th December 2024 at 13:15
Half Term: Monday 21st October – Monday 28th October 2024 (inclusive)
INSET Days: Monday 2nd & Tuesday 3rd September and Monday 28th October 2024

Lent Term

Starts: Tuesday 7th January 2025
Ends: Friday 11th April 2025 at 13:15
Half Term: Friday 14th February – Monday 24th February 2025 (inclusive)
INSET Days: Monday 6th January, Friday 14th February and Monday 24th February 2025

Summer Term

Starts: Monday 28th April 2025
Ends: Friday 18th July 2025 at 13:15
Half Term: Monday 26th May – Friday 30th May 2025 (inclusive)
INSET Day: Monday 21st July 2025
Academy Closed: Monday 5th May 2025 (May Bank Holiday)

Term Dates: September 2025 to July 2026

Autumn Term

Starts: Wednesday 3rd September 2025
Ends: Friday 19th December 2025 at 13:15
Half Term: Monday 27th October – Monday 3rd November 2025 (inclusive)
INSET Days: Monday 1st & Tuesday 2nd September 2025 and Monday 3rd November 2025

Lent Term

Starts: Tuesday 6th January 2026
Ends: Friday 27th March 2026 at 13:15
Half Term: Monday 16th February – Monday 23rd February 2026 (inclusive)
INSET Days: Monday 5th January and Monday 23rd February 2026

Summer Term

Starts: Monday 13th April 2026
Ends: Friday 17th July 2026 at 13:15
Half Term: Monday 25th May – Friday 29th May 2026 (inclusive)
INSET Day: Friday 3rd July & Monday 20th July 2026
Academy Closed: Monday 4th May 2026 (May Bank Holiday)