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St Benedict's Catholic Primary School

Encouraging Faithfulness, Courage and Respect

John 10:10 "I have come so that you may have life and have it to the full.""All will be well and all manner of things will be well.""The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams." Eleanor Roosevelt"For I know the plans I have for you, declares the LORD, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope." Jeremiah 29:11 "At the heart of our faith is one truth: God loves you." Pope Francis“We must be the change we wish to see in the world.” Mohandas Gandhi

School Calendar

School Opening Hours

The School day starts at: 8:50am

The School day ends at: 3.15pm

(32.05 hours)


30 hour children: 8.50m-3:15pm (Mon-Fri)

2.5 days (Monday-Wednesday morning): Monday & Tuesday- 8.50am-3.15pm, Wednesday- 8.50am-11:50am

2.5 days (Wednesday afternoon-Friday):  Wednesday- 12.15-3.15pm, Thursday & Friday- 8.50am-3.15pm

Please ensure you consult the term dates below before booking holidays to ensure unnecessary unauthorised absence. Thank you.  

Please note do not always fully align with Leeds School holidays.


Term Dates for Academic Year 2023-2024

Autumn Term 1

Open Tuesday 5th September 2023

Close Thursday 19th October 2023, October Half Term


 Autumn Term 2

Open Monday 30th October 2023

Close Wednesday 20th December 2023, Christmas Holiday


Spring Term 1

Open Thursday 4th January 2024

Close Friday 9th February 2024, February Half Term


Spring Term 2

Open Monday 19th  February 2024

Close Thursday 28th March 2024, Easter


Summer Term 1

Open Monday 15th April 2024

Closed Monday 6th May 2024, May Day

Close Friday 24th May 2024, Spring Bank


Summer Term 2

Open Monday 3rd  June 2024

Close Friday 19th July 2024, Summer


Inset days

Friday 1st September 2023

Monday 4th September 2023

Friday 20th October 2023

Monday 22nd  July 2024

Friday 14th June 2024

Term Dates for Academic Year 2024-2025

Autumn Term 1

Open Tuesday 3rd September 2024

Close Thursday 24th October 2024,        October Half Term


Autumn Term 2

Open Monday 4th November 2024

Close Friday 20th December 2024       Christmas Holiday 


Spring Term 1

Open Monday 6th January 2025

Close Friday 14th February 2025          February Half Term 


Spring Term 2

Open Monday 24th February 2025

Close Friday 4th April 2025                      Easter Holiday 


Summer Term 1

Open Tuesday 22nd April 2025

Closed Monday 5th May 2025                  May Day 

Close Friday 23rd May 2025                     Spring Bank Holiday 


Summer Term 2

Open Monday 2nd June 2025

Close Tuesday 22nd July 2025                   Summer Holiday


Inset Days

Monday 2nd September 2024

Friday 25th October 2024

3x Inset Days TBC