North Park Primary School HOLIDAYS 2021-2022
| Closing Date
Last day in school for children
|Date Re-open for Teaching Purposes|
|Summer 2021||Tuesday 20 July 2021||Thursday 2 September 2021*|
|Autumn half-term 2021||Friday 22 October 2021||Tuesday 2 November 2021*|
|Christmas 2021||Friday 17 December 2021||Wednesday 5 January 2021*|
|Spring half-term 2022||Friday 18 February 2022||Tuesday 1 March 2022*|
|Easter 2022||Friday 8 April 2022||Monday 25 April 2022|
|May Day 2022||Friday 29 April 2022||Wednesday 4 May 2022*|
|Summer half-term 2021||Friday 27 May 2022||Tuesday 7 June 2022*|
|Summer 2021||Thursday 21 July 2022||Monday 5 September 2022|
We will be closed for the following 5 days, for Professional Development (and one additional bank holiday):
1.9.21 1.11.21 4.1.22 28.2.22 3.5.22 (bank holiday – 6.6.22)
You can visit the Durham County Council website to view or download the school holidays dates for this academic year and next year for all community schools, special schools and voluntary controlled schools. Please note that schools and academies may have set different dates and you should check with the school or academy to confirm their arrangements or view the PDF for schools not following the standard term and holiday dates.
School Holidays During Term Time
The Government has amended regulations for taking holidays in term time and these new regulations come into effect from September 2013.
Head teachers have the discretion to grant leave, but they should only do so in exceptional circumstances. If a head teacher grants a leave request, it will be for them to determine the length of time that the child can be away from school. This leave is unlikely, however, to be granted for the purposes of a family holiday.
Parents can be fined for taking their child on holiday during term time without consent from the school. Our Leave of Absence in Term Time Application Form can be found under Downloadable Forms in the School Office section of our website.
Please contact the school if you wish to discuss this with the Headteacher.
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