School term dates and holidays

Find school term and holiday dates in the Stirling Council area.

Pattern of school holidays

School holidays are set on an annual basis. These holidays reflect the agreed formula by Stirling Council. 

We operate a set pattern of school holidays.

Autumn term

Starts on the Monday of the third full week in August. From 2022/23 our formula will change to start the autumn term on the Monday of the second full week in August.

October holiday

Week starts on the Monday of the second full week in October. From 2022/23 our formula will change to reduce the summer holidays by one week and increase the October break to two weeks.

Festive holiday

Two full weeks to include two public holidays on 1st and 2nd January.

Easter holiday

The first Monday in April, for two weeks, regardless of when Easter weekend falls.

A full week is a week that commences on a Sunday.

 

School term dates 2022-2023

Autumn term

  • Term starts Monday 15 August 2022
  • Pupils return Wednesday 17 August 2022
  • Term ends Friday 7 October 2022

Staff development days

  • Monday 15 August 2022
  • Tuesday 16 August 2022

October holiday

Monday 10 October 2022 to Friday 21 October 2022

Winter term

  • Term starts Monday 24 October 2022
  • Term ends Thursday 22 December 2022

Festive holidays

Friday 23 December 2022 to Friday 6 January 2023

Spring term

  • Term starts Monday 9 January 2023
  • Term ends Friday 31 March 2023

Staff development days

  • Monday 13 February 2023
  • Tuesday 14 February 2023

Local holidays

  • Wednesday 15 February 2023
  • Thursday 16 February 2023
  • Friday 17 February 2023

Spring holiday

Monday 3 April 2023 to Friday 14 April 2023

Summer term

  • Term starts Monday 17 April 2023
  • Term ends Friday 30 June 2023

Staff development days

  • Friday 28 April 2023

Local holidays

  • Monday 1 May 2023

Summer holiday

Monday 3 July 2023 to Friday 11 August 2023

Printable version of the 2022-2023 school term dates and holidays.

 

School term dates 2023/2024

Autumn term

  • Term starts Monday 14 August 2023
  • Pupils return Wednesday 16 August 2023
  • Term ends Friday 6 October 2023

Staff development days

  • Monday 14 August 2023
  • Tuesday 15 August 2023

October holiday

Monday 9 October 2023 to Friday 20 October 2023

Winter term

  • Term starts Monday 23 October 2023
  • Term ends Thursday 22 December 2023

Festive holidays

Friday 25 December 2023 to Friday 5 January 2024

Spring term

  • Term starts Monday 8 January 2024
  • Term ends Friday 28 March 2024

Staff development days

  • Monday 12 February 2024
  • Tuesday 13 February 2024

Local holidays

  • Wednesday 14 February 2024
  • Thursday 15 February 2024
  • Friday 16 February 2024

Spring holiday

Friday 29 March 2024 to Friday 12 April 2024

Summer term

  • Term starts Monday 15 April 2024
  • Term ends Friday 28 June 2024

Staff development days

  • Friday 3 May 2024

Local holidays

  • Monday 6 May 2024

Summer holiday

Monday 1 July 2024 to Friday 9 August 2024

Printable version of the 2023-2024 school term dates and holidays.

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