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Courage | Pride | Resilience

Autumn Term

Thursday 1st September - Wednesday 21st December

Autumn half term break - Monday 24th October - Friday 28th October


Spring Term

Thursday 5th January - Friday 31st March

Spring half term break - Monday 13th February - Friday 17th February


Summer Term

Monday 17th April - Thursday 20th July

Summer half term break - Monday 29th May - Friday 2nd June


Summer School - Students are encouraged to attend on the following dates

Thursday 27th July 

Thursday 3rd August 

Thursday 10th August

Thursday 17th August

Thursday 24th August


Presentation Evening - Thursday 24th November 


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 - Friday 25th November 2022 (1/2 day) - PM & Wednesday 21st December 2022 (1/2 day) AM
INSET 2 - Monday 19th December 2022
INSET 3 - Tuesday 20th December 2022
INSET 4 - Thursday 5th January 2023
INSET 5 - Monday 17th April 2023
Monday 28th November 2022
Thursday 1st September 2022


2023-24 Dates

Our term dates and INSET days for 2023-24 will be published towards the end of the summer term. They will closely reflect the Hertfordshire dates. Please click this link for Hertfordshire dates.