School term and holiday dates

You can view school term and holiday dates set by Bedford Borough Council below. 

Please check with your child's schools or academy as some may make minor changes to school term dates.  

Teacher training days 

Some schools and academies may change their Personal Development days and term dates. Please check to confirm with your child's school.

School term dates for 2021 - 2022

Autumn term 2021

Starts: Monday 6 September 2021

Half term: Monday 25 October - Friday 29 October 2021

Ends: Friday 17 December 2021

Spring term 2022

Starts: Tuesday 4 January 2022

Half term: Monday 14 February - Friday 18 February 2022

Ends: Friday 1 April 2022

Summer term 2022

Starts: Wednesday 20 April 2022 

Half term: Monday 30 May - Friday 3 June 2022

Ends: Friday 22 July 2022

You can also download the 2021-2022 school term dates (PDF)

School term dates for 2022 - 2023

Autumn term 2022

Starts: Monday 5 September 2022

Half term: Monday 24 October - Friday 28 October 2022

Ends: Friday 16 December 2022

Spring term 2023

Starts: Wednesday 4 January 2023

Half term: Monday 13 February - Friday 17 February 2023

Ends: Friday 31 March 2023

Summer term 2023

Starts: Tuesday 18 April 2023 

Half term: Monday 29 May - Friday 2 June 2023

Ends: Friday 21 July 2023

You can also download the 2022-2023 school term dates (PDF)

School term dates for 2023 - 2024

Autumn term 2023

Starts: Monday 4 September 2023

Half term: Monday 23 October - Friday 27 October 2023

Ends: Tuesday 19 December 2023

Spring term 2024

Starts: Thursday 4 January 2024

Half term: Monday 19 February - Friday 23 February 2024

Ends: Thursday 28 March 2024

Summer term 2024

Starts: Tuesday 16 April 2024 

Half term: Monday 27 May - Friday 31 May 2024

Ends: Friday 19 July 2024

You can also download the 2023-2024 school term dates (PDF)