Term Dates

*Please note the change in 2019/20 term dates due to the recent announcement about May Day 2020. School will be closed to students for an INSET day on Thursday 7th May 2020 and for May Day bank holiday on Friday 8th May 2020. The dates below for 2019/20 are now correct and have been updated.*

Term Dates 2018/19

Please note; other than the 5 discretionary INSET days, which are allocated on a school-by-school basis, Derby Cathedral School has adopted the same holiday pattern as proposed by the local authority.

Autumn Term 2018
Monday 10th September 2018 – Friday 21st December 2018

HALF TERM
Monday 29th October 2018 – Friday 2nd November 2018

Spring Term 2019
Monday 7th January 2019 – Friday 12th April 2019

HALF TERM
Thursday 14th February 2019* – Friday 22nd February 2019

*Friday 15th February is an INSET day. Pupils are not required to attend school on this day. (Thursday 14th February is a normal school day).

Summer Term
Monday 29th April 2019 – Tuesday 23rd July 2019

HALF TERM
Monday 27th May 2019 – Friday 31st May 2019
*NB: Bank Holiday Monday 6th May 2019 – school will be closed.

TOTAL
195 days including 5 in-service training days for staff

Term Dates 2019/20

Please note; other than the 5 discretionary INSET days, which are allocated on a school-by-school basis, Derby Cathedral School has adopted the same holiday pattern as proposed by the local authority. Further details are found via this link https://www.derby.gov.uk/media/resourcesforschools/governors/2019-20%20Derby%20City%20School%20Term%20Dates.pdf 

Autumn Term 2019

Monday 9th September - Friday 20th December 

Half Term

Monday 28th October - Friday 1st November inclusive

Spring Term 2020

Monday 6th January 2020 - Friday 3rd April

Half Term

Monday 17th February 2020 - Friday 21st February 2020

*School will break up on Thursday 13th February as we have an INSET day on Friday 14th February

Summer Term 2020

Monday 20th April - Friday 24th July

*School will break up on Thursday 23rd July as we have an INSET day on Friday 24th July

Half Term

Monday 25th May - Friday 29th May inclusive 

*NB: Bank Holiday Friday 8th May 2020 school will be closed and Thursday 7th May 2020 school will be closed to students for an INSET day.

Derby Cathedral School's 5 INSET Days (when pupils are not required to attend) will be as follows:

Friday 6th September 2019

Monday 2nd December 2019 (students will start this week on Tuesday 3rd December 2019)

Friday 14th February 2020 (students will end this week on Thursday 13th February at normal time)

Thursday 7th May 2020 (students will end this week on Wednesday 6th May 2020)

Friday 24th July 2020 (students will end this week on Thursday 23rd July)