School Year 2021-2022
Autumn Term 2021
Inset Day: Thursday 02 September
Inset Day: Friday 03 September
Term Starts: Monday 06 September
Inset Day: Fri 22nd October
Half Term: Monday 25 October to Fri 29 October
Term Ends: Friday 17 December
Spring Term 2022
Inset Day: Tues 04 January
Term Starts: 05 January
Half Term: Mon 21 February to Fri 25 February
Term Ends: Fri 08 April
Summer Term 2022
Term Starts: Mon 25 April
May Day: Mon 02 May
Half Term: Mon 30 May to Fri 03 June
Inset Day: Mon 06 June
Term Ends: Thurs 21 July
When setting term and holiday dates, Solihull Local Authority take the following factors into consideration:
A school year must be 195 days with 190 teaching.
Solihull schools set their own 5 training days.
The school year should start as close to the 01 September as possible.
The teaching week at the start or end of terms of not less than 3 school days.
The teaching week to start on Monday and finish on Friday if possible.
Christmas Break of 2 weeks.
Spring Break to include Easter Bank Holiday weekend and encompass 3 weekends.
Equalise as far as possible teaching periods.
Match as closely as possible neighbouring authorities, main exceptions are often September start or matching half terms to meet the needs of non-Christian holy days.