Sunderland school holidays: When the schools break up for the 2022 summer break and term dates for 2023

Families across Sunderland are on the home stretch to the summer holidays, with just a few weeks left for children in the classroom.

Friday, 8th July 2022, 3:40 pm
Updated Friday, 8th July 2022, 3:43 pm

The warm weather and sunshine has gotten many of us in the holiday mood, with the final countdown for any summer plans – whether that’s at home, or abroad – officially on.

But, there’s always got to be one eye on the diary.

It pays to be prepared, because the next school year will be looming before we know it. And any admin that can be done ahead of time might save a headache later.

We've been taking a look at Sunderland's school holiday dates.

For any families keen to get their key dates sorted out before the summer break, we have taken a look at the holiday and term dates for Sunderland schools ahead of the new 2022-2023 academic year.

Contact your child’s specific school for further details, including staff training days and other potential changes to the calendar.

Schools break up for the summer holidays: Friday, July 22, 2022.

Autumn term: Monday, September 5, 2022 until Friday, October 21. Then Monday, October 31 until Tuesday, December 20.

October half-term holiday: Week commencing Monday, October 24; one week.

Christmas holidays: From Wednesday, December 21; two weeks.

Spring term: Wednesday, January 4, 2023 until Friday, February 17. Then Monday, February 27 until Friday, March 31.

February half-term holiday: Week commencing Monday, February 20; one week.

Easter holidays: Week commencing Monday, April 3; two weeks.

Summer term: Monday, April 17 until Friday, May 26. Then Monday, June 5 until Thursday, July 20.

May half-term holiday: Week commencing Monday, May 29; one week.

Schools break up for the summer holidays: Thursday, July 20, 2023.