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School Terms and Holidays 2016/2017

The school session is divided into three terms beginning in August, January and April.

Terms dates for 2016 to 2017 are available below. The Term Dates including staff holiday dates for 2016/2017 can also be downloaded from Related Documents.

Term 1
Teaching Staff Resume Monday, 22 August 2016
All Pupils Resume Tuesday, 23 August 2016
September Holiday
All break Friday, 16 September 2016
Teaching staff resume Tuesday, 20 September 2016
All pupils resume Wednesday, 21 September 2016
October Holiday
All break Friday, 14 October 2016
Teaching staff resume Monday, 24 October 2016
All pupils resume Tuesday, 25 October 2016
Last Day of Term
All break Wednesday, 21 December 2016
Term 2
All Resume Wednesday, 4 January 2017
February Holiday
All break Thursday, 9 February 2017
All Resume Wednesday, 15 February 2017
Last Day of Term
All break Friday, 31 March 2017
Term 3
All Resume Tuesday, 18 April 2017
May Holiday
Monday, 1 May 2017
All resume Tuesday, 2 May 2017
May In-Service
Thursday, 4 May 2017
All pupils resume Friday, 5 May 2017
1 day local holiday during term 3 as detailed below
a) All schools except those at b) and c) below Victoria Day- Monday, 22 May 2017
b) Bathgate Academy and feeder primary schools plus St Mary's, Bathgate & St Columba's (excluding Blackburn, Murrayfield and Seafield Primary Schools) Newlands Day - Monday, 5 June 2017

(subject to confirmation)

c) Linlithgow Academy and feeder primary schools plus St Joseph's Primary School, Linlithgow Linlithgow Marches - Tuesday, 13 June 2017

(subject to confirmation)

Last Day of Term (primary, secondary and special schools)
All break Friday, 30 June 2017

Term Dates 2017/2018

View or download term dates for 2017/18