Term Dates in Kent

Make sure to familiarise yourself with the term dates for your Kent school. Below we will break down when each term starts and when each KCC term ends.

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KCC Term Dates For Kent Schools

Over a school year, pupils are required to attend for 190 days/380 sessions. In total, teachers may be required to be available for work on up to 195 days, with the additional days specified by individual schools as noncontact days. Schools may also require teachers to work additional hours before or after school sessions, as an alternative to full non-contact days, provided that any teacher is not required to work in aggregate more than 1,265 hours during a school year. Schools may therefore choose to require teachers to make up the full equivalent of the 5 non-contact days wholly through additional hours, or use a mixture of additional hours and non-contact days.

Children and young people referred to Tuition Extra by Kent Count Council follow KCC term dates.

Term dates for some schools may be different. Contact your child’s school to check when extra days, like staff training days, are.

Private or independent schools set their own term dates.

School Term 1

Starts: Thursday 1 September 2022

Ends: Friday 21 October 2022

School holidays

Starts: Monday 24 October

Ends: Friday 28 October 2022

School Term 2

Starts: Monday 31 October 2022

Ends: Friday 16 December 2022

School holidays

Starts: Monday 19 December

Ends: Monday 2 January 2023

School Term 3

Starts: Tuesday 3 January 2023

Ends: Friday 10 February 2023

School holidays

Starts: Monday 13 February

Ends: Friday 17 February 2023

School Term 4

Starts: Monday 20 February 2023

Ends: Friday 31 March 2023

School holidays

Starts: Monday 3 April

Ends: Friday 14 April 2023

School Term 5

Starts: Monday 17 April 2023

End: Friday 26 May 2023

School holidays

Starts: Monday 29 May

End: Friday 2 June 2023

School Term 6

Starts: Monday 5 June 2023

Ends: Friday 21 July 2023

School holidays

Starts: Monday 24 July

End: Thursday 31 August 2023

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