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Orkney Schools Calendar

  • October Holidays 2017

    18 October 2017

    All dates from Wednesday 18 October 2017 to Friday 27 October 2017 are inclusive.

  • Term 2 (2017)

    30 October 2017

    The first day of term is Monday 30 October 2017 with the last day of term being Friday 22 December 2017.

  • Christmas Holidays 2017

    25 December 2017

    All dates from Monday 25 December 2017 to Friday 5 January 2018 are inclusive.

  • Term 3 - 2017 to 2018

    08 January 2018

    All dates from Monday 8 January 2018 to Friday 30 March 2018 are inclusive.

  • In-Service Day (February 2018)

    15 February 2018

    The in-service day is Thursday 15 February 2018.

  • Schools Closed (February 2018)

    16 February 2018

    All dates from Friday 16 February 2018 to Monday 19 February 2018 are inclusive.

  • Easter Holidays 2018

    02 April 2018

    All dates from Monday 2 April 2018 to Friday 13 April 2018 are inclusive.

  • Term 4 – 2017 to 2018

    16 April 2018

    The first day of term is Monday 16 April 2018 with the last day of term being Monday 2 July 2018.

  • May Day Holiday 2018

    07 May 2018

    The May Day Holiday is Monday 7 May 2018.

  • In-Service Day (May 2018)

    25 May 2018

    The in-service day is Friday 25 May 2018.

  • Summer Holidays 2018

    03 July 2018

    All dates from Tuesday 3 July 2018 to Friday 17 August 2018 are inclusive. Please be aware these dates are followed immediately by an In-Service day on Monday 20 August 2018.

  • In-Service Day (August 2018)

    20 August 2018

    The in-service day is Monday 20 August 2018.

  • Term 1 - 2018 to 2019

    21 August 2018

    The first day of term is Tuesday 21 August 2018 with the last day of term being Friday 12 October 2018.

  • October Holidays 2018

    15 October 2018

    All dates from Monday 15 October 2018 to Friday 26 October 2018 are inclusive. These dates are followed immediately by two in-service days on Monday 29 and Tuesday 30 October 2018.

  • In-Service Days (October 2018)

    29 October 2018

    The two in-service days are Monday 29 October 2018 and Tuesday 30 October 2018.

  • Term 2 – 2018 to 2019

    31 October 2018

    The first day of term is Wednesday 31 October 2018 with the last day of term being Thursday 20 December 2018.

  • Christmas Holidays 2018

    21 December 2018

    All dates from Friday 21 December 2018 to Friday 4 January 2019 are inclusive.

  • Term 3 - 2018 to 2019

    07 January 2019

    The first day of term is Monday 7 January 2019 with the last day of term being Friday 5 April 2019.

  • In-Service Day (February 2019)

    14 February 2019

    The in-service day is Thursday 14 February 2019.

  • Schools Closed (February 2019)

    15 February 2019

    All dates from Friday 15 February 2019 to Monday 18 February 2019 are inclusive.

  • Easter Holidays 2019

    08 April 2019

    All dates from Monday 8 April 2019 to Monday 22 April 2019 are inclusive.

  • Term 4 – 2018 to 2019

    23 April 2019

    The first day of term is Tuesday 23 April 2019 with the last day of term being Friday 5 July 2019.

  • May Day Holiday 2019

    06 May 2019

    The May Day Holiday is Monday 6 May 2019.

  • In-Service Day (June 2019)

    03 June 2019

    The in-service day is Monday 3 June 2019.

  • Summer Holidays 2019

    08 July 2019

    All dates from Monday 8 July 2019 to Friday 16 August 2019 are inclusive. Please be aware these dates are followed immediately by an In-Service day on Monday 19 August 2019.

  • In-Service Day (August 2019)

    19 August 2019

    The in-service day is Monday 19 August 2019.

  • Term 1 – 2019 to 2020

    20 August 2019

    The first day of term is Tuesday 20 August 2019 with the last day of term being Friday 11 October 2019.

  • October Holidays 2019

    14 October 2019

    All dates from Monday 14 October 2019 to Friday 25 October 2019 are inclusive. These dates are followed immediately by two in-service days on Monday 28 and Tuesday 29 October 2019.

  • In-Service Days (October 2019)

    28 October 2019

    The two in-service days are Monday 28 October 2019 and Tuesday 29 October 2019.

  • Term 2 – 2019 to 2020

    30 October 2019

    The first day of term is Wednesday 30 October 2019 with the last day of term being Friday 20 December 2019.

  • Christmas Holidays 2019

    23 December 2019

    All dates from Monday 23 December 2019 to Friday 3 January October 2020 are inclusive.

  • Term 3 - 2019 to 2020

    06 January 2020

    The first day of term is Monday 6 January 2020 with the last day of term being Friday 3 April 2020.

  • In-Service Day (February 2020)

    13 February 2020

    The in-service day is Thursday 13 February 2020.

  • Schools Closed (February 2020)

    14 February 2020

    All dates from Friday 14 February 2020 to Monday 17 February 2020 are inclusive.

  • Easter Holidays 2020

    06 April 2020

    All dates from Monday 6 April 2020 to Friday 17 April 2020 are inclusive.

  • Term 4 – 2019 to 2020

    20 April 2020

    The first day of term is Monday 20 April 2020 with the last day of term being Wednesday 1 July 2020.

  • May Day Holiday 2020

    04 May 2020

    The May Day Holiday is Monday 4 May 2020.

  • In-Service Day (June 2020)

    01 June 2020

    The in-service day is Monday 1 June 2020.

  • Summer Holidays 2020

    02 July 2020

    All dates from Thursday 2 July 2020 to Friday 14 August 2020 are inclusive. Please be aware these dates are followed immediately by an In-Service day on Monday 17 August 2020.

  • In-Service Day (August 2020)

    17 August 2020

    The in-service day is Monday 17 August 2020.

  • Term 1 – 2020 to 2021

    18 August 2020

    The first day of term is Tuesday 18 August 2020 with the last day of term being Friday 9 October 2020.

  • October Holidays 2020

    12 October 2020

    All dates from Monday 12 October 2020 to Friday 23 October 2020 are inclusive. These dates are followed immediately by two in-service days on Monday 26 and Tuesday 27 October 2020.

  • In-Service Days (October 2020)

    26 October 2020

    The two in-service days are Monday 26 October 2020 and Tuesday 27 October 2020.

  • Term 2 – 2020 to 2021

    28 October 2020

    The first day of term is Wednesday 28 October 2020 with the last day of term being Friday 18 December 2020.

  • Christmas Holidays 2020

    21 December 2020

    All dates from Monday 21 December 2020 to Tuesday 5 January 2021 are inclusive.

  • Term 3 - 2020 to 2021

    06 January 2021

    The first day of term is Wednesday 6 January 2021 with the last day of term being Friday 2 April 2021.

  • In-Service Day (February 2021)

    11 February 2021

    The in-service day is Thursday 11 February 2021.

  • Schools Closed (February 2021)

    12 February 2021

    All dates from Friday 12 February 2021 to Monday 15 February 2021 are inclusive.

  • Easter Holidays 2021

    05 April 2021

    All dates from Monday 5 April 2021 to Friday 16 April 2021 are inclusive.

  • Term 4 – 2020 to 2021

    19 April 2021

    The first day of term is Monday 19 April 2021 with the last day of term being Friday 2 July 2021.

  • May Day Holiday 2021

    03 May 2021

    The May Day Holiday is Monday 3 May 2021.

  • In-Service Day (June 2021)

    07 June 2021

    The in-service day is Monday 7 June 2021.

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