Hertfordshire Term Dates

Hertfordshire County Council set the term dates for the year and the school can then select 5 additional dates for staff training and 1 occasional day.

The Hertfordshire term dates can be found here.   2014-2015   2015-2016  2016-2017  2017-18

Mary Exton:  School Term and Holiday Dates for the Academic Year 2017-2018 are attached here for your information.

 Autumn 2016 

Thursday 1st September &

Friday 2nd September

Term Begins Monday 5th September
Half Term 24th October - 28th October
End of Term

Wednesday 21st December




   Spring 2017
Term Begins Thursday 5th January
Half Term

13th - 17th February

Term Ends

Friday 31st March

Good Friday &

Easter Monday

14th April

17th April



  Summer 2017
INSET Tuesday 18th April
Term Begins Wednesday 19th April
Half Term 29th May - 2nd June

Occasional Day


Friday 16th June

Monday 19th June

Term Ends Friday 21st July


Children return to School on Wednesday 6th September 2017

Inset:  Monday 24th July 2017

Summer holidays:  Tuesday 26th July 2017 to Tuesday 29th August 2017

Occasional Days:  Wednesday 30th August 2017 to Friday 1st September 2017

INSET Days:  Monday 4th September 2017 and Tuesday 5th September 2017