Term Dates

Gesher Term Dates 2018-2019

Autumn Term 2018

Term begins for pupils on 5th of September (7 weeks and 8 weeks) 66 teaching days

In term closures:
INSET DAYS September 3rd and 4th – staff only in school

Rosh Hashanah 10th/11th September – school closed

Erev Yom Kippur 18th September – school ends at 12pm (no lunch)

Yom Kippur 19th September – school closed

Sukkot 24th/25th September – school closed

Shemini Atzeret/ 1st and 2nd October – school closed
Simchat Torah

Half Term –  22nd to 26th October – school closed

TERM ENDS 21st of December – school closes at 1pm

Spring Term 2019

Term begins for pupils 9th of January (5.5 weeks and 7.5 weeks) 66 teaching days

In term closures:
INSET DAYS 7th and 8th January – staff only

Half Term – 18th to 22nd February – school closed

Shabbat Friday closures
Friday 8th March – school closes at 1:30pm
Friday 15th March – school closes at 1:30pm
Purim – Thursday 21st March – school closes at 1pm
Friday 22nd March – school closes at 1:30pm
Friday 29th March – school closes at 1:30pm
Friday 5th April – school closes at 2pm
Friday 12th April – school closes at 2pm

TERM ENDS 17th of April – school closes at 1pm

Summer Term 2019
Term begins for pupils on 2nd of May (4.5 weeks and 7 week) 53 teaching days

In term closures:
INSET DAY May 1st
Bank Holiday May 6th – school closed
Bank Holiday May 27th – school closed

Half Term – 4th June to 8th June – school closed

Shavuot (2nd day) 10th of June – school closed

TERM ENDS 25th of July – school closes at 1pm

INSET DAY 26th July – staff only

5 inset days
185 teaching days

190 working days for staff