Term Dates

Term Dates

2019 – 2020

 Full Term Dates (inclusive) Half-term Dates (inclusive) Exeat Dates (inclusive)
MichaelmasTues 3 September
Weds 18 December
Sat 12 October
Sun 27 October
21/22 September
23/24 November
LentTues 7 January
Fri 27 March
Sat 15 February
Sun 23 Febuary
25/26 January
SummerTues 21 April
Sat 4 July
Sat 23 May
Sun 31 May
9/10 May

+ Monday 2 September – 2.00 pm Arrival of all new and current Boarding pupils (including those moving up from Form 8).

Tuesday 3 September – Arrival of all new Senior School Day pupils (including those moving up from Form 8) and Induction Day for all Lower Fifth and Lower Sixth pupils and School House Boarding pupils. Choristers to arrive at Choir House.

Wednesday 4 September – All other Senior School year groups return (Middle Fifth, Upper Fifth, and Upper Sixth) and term begins for all Junior School and Pre-Prep School pupils.

# The SES Carol Service will be on Tuesday 17 December 2019 at 7.30pm in Canterbury Cathedral.

^ Good Friday is Friday 10 April and Easter Monday is Monday 13 April.  Early May Bank Holiday is Friday 8 May and will be a normal school day for SS and JS (but not the PP).

2020-2021

 Full Term Dates (inclusive) Half-term Dates (inclusive) Exeat Dates (inclusive)
MichaelmasThurs 3 September
Fri 18 December#
Sat 17 October
Sun 1 November
21/22 September
23/24 November
LentWeds 6 January
Fri 26 March
Sat 13 February
Sun 21 Febuary
25/26 January
SummerTues 20 April^
Sat 10 July
Sat 29 May
Sun 6 June
9/10 May

+ Tuesday 1 September – 2.00 pm Arrival of all new and current Boarding pupils (including those moving up from Form 8). Choristers to arrive at Choir House.

Wednesday 2 September – Arrival of all new Senior School Day pupils (including those moving up from Form 8) and Induction Day for all Lower Fifth and Lower Sixth pupils and School House Boarding pupils.

Thursday 3 September – All other Senior School year groups return (Middle Fifth, Upper Fifth, and Upper Sixth) and term begins for all Junior School and Pre-Prep School pupils.

# The SES Carol Service will be on Friday 18 December 2019 at 7.30pm in Canterbury Cathedral.

^ Good Friday is Friday 2 April and Easter Monday is Monday 5 April.  Early May Bank Holiday is Friday 8 May and will be a normal school day for SS and JS (but not the PP).