These term dates apply to most Croydon local authority schools. Some schools have different holiday and term dates, (in particular, voluntary aided schools).
Term dates 2020
Spring term, 6 January to 19 April
Monday 6 January to Friday 14 February, schools in session
Monday 17 February to Friday 21 February, half-term holiday
Monday 24 February to Friday 3 April, schools in session
Monday 6 April to Friday 17 April, end of term holiday (Easter weekend is 10 to 13 April)
Summer term, 20 April to 21 July
Monday 20 April to Friday 22 May, schools in session
Friday 8 May, bank holiday, schools closed
Monday 25 May to Friday 29 May, half-term holiday, schools closed
Monday 25 May, Spring bank holiday, schools closed
Monday 1 June to Tuesday 21 July, schools in session
Most schools also have five training (INSET) days in each academic year when pupils don't need to attend. Check with individual schools for these dates.
Other reasons for schools not being open
Schools may close for various reasons including bad weather.