St Joseph's Catholic Primary School

Term Dates


The Local Authority is required to set school term and holiday dates for Community and Voluntary Controlled schools. The governing bodies of Foundation and Voluntary Aided schools, and the Academies, are responsible for setting their own dates. Term and holidays dates are the same as other schools in the Borough of Poole. They can be found at:

                      UPDATED HOLIDAY DATES 2020 -2021

Autumn Term 2020


Monday 7th September 2020             School opens for Autumn Term


Thursday 10th September 2020          Hedgehogs start school full time


Friday 23rd October 2020                    School closes for half- term at 3.15 p.m.


Monday 2nd November 2020              Staff Training Day – School Closed to ALL pupils


Tuesday 3rd November 2020               School re-opens for the children


Friday 18th December 2020               School closes for Christmas at 1.30 p.m.


Spring Term 2021


Monday 4th January 2021                  School opens for Spring Term


Friday 12th February 2021                   School closes for half -term at 3.15 p.m.


Monday 22nd February 2021               Staff Training Day – School Closed to ALL pupils


Tuesday 23rd February 2021               School re-opens for the children       


Thursday 1st April 2021                      School closes for Easter Holidays at 1.30 p.m.


Summer Term 2021


Monday 19th April 2021                      School opens for Summer Term


Monday 3rd May 2021                        School closed – Bank Holiday


Friday 28th May 2021                         School closes for half-term at 3.15 p.m.


Monday 7th June 2021                        Staff Training Day – School Closed to ALL pupils


Tuesday 8th June 2021                       School re-opens for the children


Friday 23rd July 2021                            School closes for Summer holidays at 1.30 p.m.



Staff Training Days included above:


2020                                                                2021

Thursday 3rd September 2020            Monday 22nd February 2021

Friday 4th September 2020                             Monday 7th June 2021                       

Monday 2nd November 2020    


 Holiday dates 2021-22.docx.pdf                  

+ BCP Holidays for 2020/23

Sancreed Road, Poole, Dorset, BH12 4DZ

01202 741932