Durham Sixth Form Centre

Term Dates

School holidays for the 2020/21 academic year


Closing date

Return Date

Academic Year 2020-21

Staff: Tuesday 1st September 
Y13: Wednesday 2nd September 
Y12: Monday 7th September

Autumn Half-Term 2020

Friday 23rd October 2020

Monday 2nd November 2020

Christmas 2020

Friday 18th December 2020

Wednesday 6th January~ 2021

Spring Half-Term 2021

Friday 12th February 2021

Monday 22nd February 2021

Easter 2021

Friday 26th March 2021

Monday 12th April 2021

May Day 2021

Friday 30th April 2021

Tuesday 4th May 2021 

Summer Half-Term 2021

Friday 28th May 2021

Monday 7th June 2021

Summer 2021

Friday 16th July* 2021

~Year 13 Subject Consultation Evening will take place on Tuesday 5th January (all day) and the morning of Wednesday 6th January 2021. This be on an appointment basis. 

*Year 12 lessons will conclude on Friday 9th July. This is to allow us the time in the final week of term to re-enrol our Y12 students into Y13. Students must be available for a one-to-one enrolment appointment across the course of this week. 

Please note: The following days are utilised for in-service training activities:

  • Tuesday 1st September 2020
  • Monday 4th January 2021
  • Tuesday 5th January 2021
  • Monday 19th July 2021
  • Tuesday 20th July 2021

For more information, visit: https://www.durham.gov.uk/schoolholidays



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