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Upton Cross Primary School


The school year is 190 days for pupils and 195 days for staff. Parents will be notified in advance of the dates of staff in-service days. Dates of school terms and holidays are as follows;  

2019-2020 Term Dates


  • Wednesday 4th September - Children return (Years 1-6)
  • Friday 6th September - Reception children return 
  • Wednesday 11th September - Nursery children return 
  • Friday 27th September - School Closed - INSET DAY
  • Friday 18th October - Children break-up for half term 
  • Monday 21st October- Friday 25th October - Half Term
  • Monday 28th October - Children return
  • Thursday 12th December - School Closed - Polling Day
  • Friday 20th December - Children break up for Christmas 
  • Monday 23rd December - Friday 3rd January Christmas Break 


  • Monday 6th January - Children Return 
  • Friday 24th January - School Closed - INSET DAY
  • Friday 14th February - Children break up for half term 
  • Monday 17th February - Friday 21st February - Half Term 
  • Monday 24th February - Children return 
  • Friday 3rd April - Children break up for Easter 
  • Monday 6th April - Friday 17th April - Easter Break 


  • Monday 20th April - Children Return
  • Friday 8th May - May Bank Holiday (Bank holiday changed for 2020 to coincide with VE Day 75th Anniversary).
  • Friday 22nd May - Children break for half term 
  • Monday 25th May - Friday 29th May - Half Term 
  • Monday 1st June - Children Return 
  • Thursday 16th July - Children break up for Summer