Wales

School Holidays Wales 2017 and 2018

On this page you will find the dates for the school holidays in Wales. In Wales local authorities are responsible for setting the school holiday dates. Therefore regional differences are possible. If possible always inform about the exact dates at your children's school. See the page school holidays of the United Kingdom to get a complete view for the UK.

School Holidays Wales 2017

Below you see the school holiday dates for Wales in 2017. Please note: these are guidelines.

School holidays Wales 2017 - All dates are subject to changes and errors
School HolidayStart dateEnd dateWeek
Christmas holiday 2016 17-12-2016 02-01-2017 51-52Christmas holiday 2016WalesGBWales
Half term 2017 20-02-2017 24-02-2017 8Half term 2017WalesGBWales
Easter holidays 2017 08-04-2017 23-04-2017 15-16Easter holidays 2017WalesGBWales
Half term 2017 29-05-2017 02-06-2017 22Half term 2017WalesGBWales
Summer holiday 2017 22-07-2017 03-09-2017 30-35Summer holiday 2017WalesGBWales
Autumn break 2017 30-10-2017 03-11-2017 44Autumn break 2017WalesGBWales
Christmas holiday 2017 23-12-2017 07-01-2018 52-1Christmas holiday 2017WalesGBWales



School Holidays Wales 2018

Below you see the school holiday dates for Wales 2018, as far as known to this date. Please note: these are guidelines.

School holidays Wales 2018 - All dates are subject to changes and errors
School HolidayStart dateEnd dateWeek
Christmas holiday 2017 23-12-2017 07-01-2018 52-1Christmas holiday 2017WalesGBWales
Spring half term 2018 12-02-2018 16-02-2018 7Spring half term 2018WalesGBWales
REMARK: Conwy, Denbighshire, Flintshire, Gwynedd, Powys, Wrexham
Spring half term 2018 19-02-2018 23-02-2018 8Spring half term 2018WalesGBWales
REMARK: Blaenau Gwent, Bridgend, Caerphilly, Cardiff, Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion, Monmouthshire, Neath Port Talbot, Merthyr Tydfil, Newport, Pembrokeshire, Rhondda Cynon Taff, Swansea, Torfaen, Vale of Glamorgan and Isle of Anglesey
Easter holidays 2018 26-03-2018 06-04-2018 13-14Easter holidays 2018WalesGBWales
REMARK: Conwy, Denbighshire, Flintshire, Gwynedd, Powys, Wrexham
Easter holidays 2018 30-03-2018 13-04-2018 14-15Easter holidays 2018WalesGBWales
REMARK: Blaenau Gwent, Bridgend, Caerphilly, Cardiff, Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion, Monmouthshire, Neath Port Talbot, Merthyr Tydfil, Newport, Pembrokeshire, Rhondda Cynon Taff, Swansea, Torfaen, Vale of Glamorgan and Isle of Anglesey
Half term 2018 28-05-2018 01-06-2018 22Half term 2018WalesGBWales
Summer holiday 2018 23-07-2018 02-09-2018 30-35Summer holiday 2018WalesGBWales
REMARK: In Blaenau Gwent, Bridgend, Caerphilly, Cardiff, Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion, Monmouthshire, Neath Port Talbot, Merthyr Tydfil, Newport, Pembrokeshire, Rhondda Cynon Taff, Swansea, Torfaen, Vale of Glamorgan and Isle of Anglesey first day of summer holiday is 25 July 2018