Term Dates

The tables below show the term dates and staff-training (INSET) days and UK bank holidays for the 2023/24 and 2024/25 academic years.

2023/2024 Term dates

First Day of termLast Day of Term
Advent Term 1Tuesday 5th
September 2023
(All years
return to school)
Friday 27th
October 2023
Advent Term 2Monday 6th
November 2023
Friday 22nd
December 2023
Lent Term 1Tuesday 9th
January 2024
Friday 16th
February 2024
Lent Term 2Tuesday 27th
February 2024
Thursday 28th
March 2024
Pentecost Term 1Monday 15th
April 2024
Friday 24th
May 2024
Pentecost Term 2Monday 3rd
June 2024
Tuesday 23rd
July 2024

2024/2025 Term dates

First Day of termLast Day of Term
Advent Term 1Thursday 5th
September 2024
(All years
return to school)
Friday 25th
October 2024
Advent Term 2Monday 4th
November 2024
Friday 20th
December 2024
Lent Term 1Monday 6th
January 2025
Friday 14th
February 2025
Lent Term 2Tuesday 24th
February 2025
Friday 4th
April 2025
Pentecost Term 1Tuesday 22nd
April 2025
Friday 23rd
May 2025
Pentecost Term 2Monday 2nd
June 2025
Thursday 24th
July 2025

Staff INSET Days (School closed to students) for the 2023/24 and 2024/25 academic years

2023/2024 Inset days

JuneFriday 30th June 2023
SeptemberMonday 4th September 2023

Friday 22nd September 2023
JanuaryMonday 8th January 2024
FebruaryMonday 26th February 2024
JulyFriday 5th July 2024

2024/2025 Inset days

SeptemberWednesday 4th September 2024

Friday 27th September 2024
DecemberFriday 6th December 2024
FebruaryTo be Confirmed
JulyFriday 4th July 2025

Bank Holidays for the 2023/24 and 2024/25 academic years

2023/2024 Bank Holidays

ChristmasMonday 25th December 2023

Tuesday 26th December 2023
New Year’s DayMonday 1st January 2024
Good FridayFriday 29th March 2024
Easter MondayMonday 1st April 2024
Early May Bank HolidayMonday 6th May 2024
Spring Bank HolidayMonday 27th May 2024
Summer Bank HolidayMonday 26th August 2024

2024/2025 Bank Holidays

ChristmasWednesday 25th December 2024

Thursday 26th December 2024
New Year’s DayWednesday 1st January 2025
Good FridayFriday 18th April 2025
Easter MondayMonday 21st April 2025
Early May Bank HolidayMonday 5th May 2025
Spring Bank HolidayMonday 26th May 2025
Summer Bank HolidayMonday 25th August 2025

Download the 2023-2024 Academic Year Calendar for St John Houghton CVA here

Derbyshire School Holidays 2024-2025

* please not that the Derbyshire School Holiday calendars do not show our INSET days.  When we have updated INSET days for 2024-2025, these will be reflected in our School Calendar.