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School Term and Holiday Dates

St Helens Council has agreed the adoption of a standard school term and holiday pattern with the Greater Merseyside Authorities. The standard school holiday pattern for 2019-2020 and 2020-21 is below. 

You can view individual school holiday dates for 2019-2020 in the Related Documents below.

Academic Year 2019/20

Holiday Schools Close Schools Open
Summer   Monday 2 September 2019
Autumn Half Term Friday 25 October 2019 Monday 4 November 2019
Christmas Friday 20 December 2019 Monday 6 January 2020
Spring Half Term Friday 14 February 2020  Monday 24 February 2020 
Easter Break Friday 3 April 2020  Monday 20 April 2020 
May Day Bank Holiday Thursday 7 May 2020  Monday 11 May 2020
Summer Half Term Friday 22 May 2020  Monday 1 June 2020 
Summer Monday 20 July 2020   

 Academic Year 2020/21

Holiday Schools Close Schools Open
Summer   Wednesday 2 September 2020
Autumn Half Term Friday 23 October 2020  Monday 2 November 2020
Christmas Friday 18 December 2020 Monday 4 January 2021
Spring Half Term Friday 12 February 2021 Monday 22 February 2021
Easter Break Thursday 1 April 2021 Monday 19 April 2021
May Day Bank Holiday Friday 30 April 2021 Tuesday 4 May 2021 
Summer Half Term Friday 28 May 2021 Monday 7 June 2021
Summer Thursday 22 July 2021