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Autumn Term

Friday 1st September 2023 to Wednesday 20th December 2023

Autumn half-term break - Monday 23rd October 2023 to Friday 27th October 2023


Spring Term

Thursday 4th January 2024 to Thursday 28th March 2024

Spring half-term break - Monday 19th February 2024 to Friday 23rd February 2024


Summer Term

Monday 15th April 2024 to Tuesday 23rd July 2024

Summer half term break - Monday 27th May 2024 to Friday 31st May 2024


Summer Contact Dates 

Thursday 1st August 2024

Thursday 8th August 2024

Thursday 15th August 2024

Thursday 22nd August 2024

Thursday 29th August 2024


Presentation Evening - Thursday 23rd November 2023


Planned INSET Dates and Occasional Day (Students do not attend Chessbrook ESC on these days). Please note that alternative provision dates will differ from our term dates above. Please refer to our AP brochure for these dates. 


INSET 1 - Monday 4th September 2023
INSET 2 - Friday 24th November 2023 (1/2 day) - PM & Wednesday 20th December 2023 (1/2 day) AM
INSET 3 - Wednesday 20th December 2023
INSET 4 - Thursday 4th January 2024
INSET 5 - Monday 15th April 2024
Monday 27th November 2023
Friday 1st September 2023


2024-25 Dates

Our term dates and INSET days for 2024-25 will be published towards the end of the summer term. They will closely reflect the Hertfordshire dates. Please click this link for Hertfordshire dates.