Term Dates 2023/24

Information for the 2023/2024 school term is below. We have included the PDF calendar and list versions from City of Edinburgh Council.


Monday 14th August 2023 – Staff Return
Tuesday 15th August 2023 – Staff only
Wednesday 16th August 2023 – Term Starts


Mid-term holidays

Monday 18 September 2023 –  Autumn holiday
Tuesday 19th September 2023 – All resume
Friday 13th October – Mid-term (All break)
Monday 23rd October – Staff resume
Tuesday 24th October – Pupils resume

Term ends Friday 22nd December 2023.


Christmas holidays

Wednesday 22nd December 2023 to Tuesday 9th January 2024.



Monday 8th January – Staff reusme
Tuesday 9th January – Pupils resume
Friday 9th February – Mid-term (All break)
Monday 19th February – All resume
Thursday 28th March – Term ends


Mid term holidays

Thursday 28th to Tuesday 16th April 2024

    Term ends Friday 28th March 2024.



    Monday 6th May – May day, School closed
    Tuesday 7th May – Staff resume
    Wednesday 8th May – Pupils resume
    Monday 20th May – Victoria Day, School closed
    Tuesday 21st May – All resume
    Friday 28th June – Term ends.

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