Issue details

Term dates for school year 2023-2024

Purpose of Report: The Executive Member for Children and Young People is asked to approve the school term dates for schools for whom the Local Authority (LA) is the employer, for the school year beginning in September 2023-2024. The report also updates the Executive Member on a previously agreed strategy for setting future term dates alongside our neighbouring Local Authorities for future school years.

The Executive Member will be asked to approve school term dates for the school year beginning in September 2023.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Decision Made

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 10/01/2022

Decision due: 15/03/22 by Executive Member for Children, Young People and Education

Lead member: Councillor Ian Cuthbertson

Lead director: Corporate Director of People

Department: Directorate of People

Contact: Rachelle White, School Admissions Manager Email:

Consultation process

Consultation process:
Informal consultation through York Education with school head teachers who have been asked to submit any comments/concerns from 07/01/2022 by 07/02/2022

All school head teachers and school business managers.

Any other relevant information:
Neighbouring local authorities have agreed to the same term dates as in previous years. At a recent regional Yorkshire & Humber Admission Authority Group meeting all local authorities in attendance agreed to follow the same term date conventions (the only exemption is the fixed Easter break which is used by only two local authorities).

Equality Impact Assessment Completed?: No


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