When do schools in London break up summer 2022? Date of UK summer holidays - and when autumn term will start

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With the final break in the 2021/2022 academic year done - attention turns to the summer break date.

With the summer months slowly approaching, it’s around the time that schools break up for their biggest break of the year, the summer holidays.

It’s set to be a busy summer as it will be the first summer holiday since 2019 where there will be no travel restrictions, or restrictions of any kind.

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With a summer half-term break just commencing, attention has switched to the next break in the school calendar, with the summer term break on the horizon.

This is the most significant break in the school calendar, as people return to school in a year above, then the one they left as when the summer break begins.

This means that pupils in year eight will return as year nine students, and so on.

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When do schools in London break up for the summer holidays?

Barking and Dagenham: 22 July 2022.

Barnet: 22 July 2022.

Bexley, 22 July 2022.

Bromley: 22 July 2022.

Camden: 22 July 2022.

Croydon: 22 July 2022.

Ealing: 26 July 2022.

Enfield: 25 July 2022.

Greenwich: 22 July 2022.

Hackney: 22 July 2022.

Hammersmith and Fulham: 22 July 2022.

Haringey: 21 July 2022.

Harrow: 22 July 2022.

Havering: 21 July 2022.

Hillingdon: 22 July 2022.

Hounslow: 21 July 2022.

Islington: 22 July 2022.

Kensington and Chelsea: 22 July 2022:

Kingston upon Thames: 15 July 2022.

Lambeth: 21 July 2022.

Lewisham: 22 July 2022.

Merton: 22 July 2022.

Newham: 22 July 2022.

Redbridge: 22 July 2022.

Richmond upon Thames: 21 July 2022.

Southwark: 21 July 2022.

Sutton: 22 July 2022.

Tower Hamlets: 22 July 2022.

Waltham Forest: 22 July 2022.

Wandsworth: 21 July 2022

Westminster: 22 July 2022.

Is there set to be another day off before the summer holidays?

According to the schedule provided by multiple councils that cover the 32 London boroughs, there is not another scheduled day off before schools break up in late July.

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When is the next bank holiday?

After a string of quick, consecutive bank holidays in a short period of time such as the Easter bank holidays, May Day bank holiday and the recent bank holiday due to the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, the next bank holiday isn’t scheduled until August, which will not interfere with school as pupils will still be enjoying their summer holidays.

The date for the bank holiday in August, referred to as the ‘summer bank holiday’ will fall on 1 August.

When are schools scheduled to return after the summer holidays?

At a slightly earlier date than usual, schools in London will return for the new academic school year on Tuesday, 1 September.

What are the school dates for 2022/2023?

A new academic year brings new dates, with dates slightly altering from the year before.

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To view the new dates, such as when pupils break up for the Christmas break are now available on some council websites within the London area.

Simply type in your council name, and then put ‘school dates 2022/2023’ to view the term dates for the upcoming school year.

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