School Holidays

Classes are not normally held on public (national) holidays, or over Christmas, and compensation is not made for classes not held on holidays. Please check on the table below before booking your course.

Public Holidays

  2020 2021
New Year's Day 1 January 1 January
Good Friday 10 April 2 April
Easter Monday 13 April 5 April
Early May Bank Holiday 8 May 3 May
Spring Bank Holiday 25 May 31 May
Summer Bank Holiday 31 August 30 August
Christmas Day 25 December 27 December*
Boxing Day 28 December* 28 December*
*substitute day - when the usual date of a public holiday falls on a Saturday or Sunday, a 'substitute day' is given, normally the following Monday.

Christmas Closure 2020/21

The school will be closed for the Christmas break from Monday 21st December 2020 to Friday 1st January 2021 (inclusive), that is, the last day of studies will be Friday 18th December and the first day of studies in the new year will be Monday 4th January.

Special Public Holidays

The laws allow for the dates of public holidays to be changed, and other holidays to be declared, for example to celebrate special occasions.