School closures + Term dates

Stafford School Closures and Half Term Dates:

Is the weather bad today?

Are rumours circulating on social media that your school or your child’s school is closed?

Headteachers across Stafford have access to update the list below in real time, allowing parents to get up to date information on their child’s school in the quickest way possible. If your school is not listed below it means that the school’s Headteacher has not reported the closure.  It does not necessarily mean the school is open.

Click here to check Stafford school closures

Stafford School Half Term and Holiday days:

Did you lose the letter telling you about this years holiday dates for Stafford schools or has it turned to mush along with the rotting apple in the bottom of your child’s bag?

Never fear here is the list of school holiday and half term dates for Stafford school for 2018 through until 2021! So you can start planning that holiday to Disney land now (or a half term in Llandudno is great as well!)

Autumn Term 2022

Inset day: Monday 5 September

Term starts: Tuesday 6 September

Holiday: Monday 24 October – Friday 28 October

Term ends: Friday 16 December

Holiday: Monday 19 December – Monday 2 January

Spring Term 2023

Term starts: Tuesday 3 January

Holiday: Monday 20 February – Friday 24 February

Term ends: Friday 31 March

Holiday: Monday 3 April – Friday 14 April

Easter Sunday: Sunday 9 April

Summer Term 2023

Term starts: Monday 17 April

May Day: Monday 1 May

Holiday: Monday 29 May – Friday 2 June

Term ends: Tuesday 25 July

Holiday: Wednesday 26 July – Friday 1 September

Autumn Term 2023

Inset day: Monday 4 September

Term starts: Tuesday 5 September

Holiday: Monday 30 October – Friday 3 November

Term ends: Friday 22 December

Holiday: Monday 25 December – Friday 5 January

Spring Term 2024

Term Starts: Monday 8 January

Holiday: Monday 12 February – Friday 16 February

Term Ends: Friday 22 March

Holiday: Monday 25 March – Friday 5 April

Easter Sunday: Sunday 31 March

Summer Term 2024

Term Starts: Monday 8 April

May Day: Monday 6 May

Holiday: Monday 27 May – Friday 31 May

Term Ends: Monday 22 July

Holiday: Tuesday 23 July – Friday 30 August

Academies, free schools, foundation schools and voluntary aided schools

The dates above only apply to community, voluntary controlled, community special and maintained nursery schools in Staffordshire.

Other types of schools have freedom over their school terms and holiday dates.

They are encouraged to accept the dates set by Staffordshire County Council but they are not required to. You should contact your school for confirmation of term dates.

Please note all above information is provided by Staffordshire County Council. It is recommended you always check directly with the school to confirm if you are unsure