Term times and holidays

At St. James’ school our children enjoy coming to school and our attendance figure is good and above national averages.  We are always seeking to further improve and enhance our systems and procedures in the best interests of each and every one of our children throughout the school.

If you would like to know more about our procedures and our school attendance policy, please click on the files below or contact us at school, thank you.

Attendance Policy  Attendance Procedures to supplement policy

Information on Attendance for parents


School Holidays/Term Times 2018

Re-open on                    –   Monday 8th January 2018

Half Term Closure        –   Monday 12th February – Friday 16th February 2018

Closure after School    –   Friday 23rd March 2018 at 1.30 pm

Re-open on                    –   Wednesday 11th April 2018

May Day Closure           –   Monday 7th May 2018

Half Term Closure         –   Monday 28th May – Friday 1st June 2018

Closure after School      –   Friday 20th July 2018 at 1.30 pm

Inset Days:   Monday 9th and Tuesday 10th April

School Holidays/Term Times 2018-19

Re-open on                      –   Tuesday 4th September 2018

Half Term Closure          –   Monday 22nd October – Friday 2nd November 2018

Closure after School       –  Friday 21st December 2018 at 1.30 pm

Re-open on                       –   Monday 7th January 2019

Half Term Closure           –   Monday 18th February – Friday 22nd February 2019

Closure after School        –   Friday 5th April 2019 at 1.30 pm

Re-open on                        –   Tuesday 23rd April 2019

May Day                             –   Monday 6th May 2019

Mid Term Closure            –   Monday 27th May – Monday 3rd June 2019

Closure after School         –   Thursday 25th July 2019 at 1.30 pm

Inset Days: Monday 3rd September, Monday 3rd June, Friday 26th July, Monday 29th July, Tuesday 30th July

School Holidays/Term Times 2019-20

Re-open on – Tuesday 3rd September 2019

Half Term Closure – Monday 21st October – Friday 1st November 2019

Closure after school – Friday 20th December 2019

Re-open on Tuesday 7th January 2020

Half Term Closure – Monday 17th February – Friday 21st February 2020

Closure after school – Friday 3rd April 2020

Re-open on Monday 20th April 2020

May Day – 4th May 2020

Half Term Closure – Monday 25th May – Friday 29th May 2020

Closure after school – Friday 24th July 2020

Inset Days : Monday 2nd September, Monday 6th January, Monday 24th February, Monday 1st June,  Monday 27th July