School holidays 2020 - 2021

EXCEPTIONAL CLOSURE DAYS

Secondary Schools - Session 2020-21

The First Minister announced that an additional two days will be set aside for secondary schools to support the SQA Alternative Certification Model for national qualifications for our young people this session.

Argyll and Bute Council agreed to the following dates for each of the secondary schools.

School

Inset Day 1

Inset Day 2

Campbeltown Grammar

14th May

27th May

Dunoon Grammar

10th May

27th May

Hermitage Academy

10th May

27th May

Islay High

14th May

27th May

Lochgilphead High

14th May

27th May

Oban High

3rd May

27th May

Rothesay Academy

14th May

27th May

Tarbert Academy

14th May

27th May

Tiree High

3rd May

27th May

Tobermory High

14th May

27th May

 

School holidays for all areas of Argyll and Bute - August 2020 to July 2021

SCHOOL HOLIDAYS - Revised

BREAK

DATES OF ATTENDANCE

 Start of term

 Open

Tuesday 11 August 2020
Teachers’ In-service Days

Open

Wednesday 12 August 2020
Pupils Return

 October

Close

Friday 2nd October 2020

Open

Monday 19th October 2020

 

November

Close

Thursday 26th November 2020

Teachers’ In-service Friday 27th November and Monday 30th November 2020

 

Open

Tuesday 1st December 2020

Christmas

 

Close

Wednesday 23rd December 2020

 

The majority of children and young people will receive their learning online from the 11th January. Children of key workers and vulnerable children will be able to attend school for childcare from the 7th of January with learning beginning on Monday 11th January in line with the Scottish Government’s timetable - further details are available here

Open

Thursday 7th January 2021

February Week

Close

Friday 5th February 2021

Open

Monday 15th February 2021Teacher’s In-service day

Tuesday 16th February 2021 – Pupils Return

April

Close

Thursday 1st April 2021

Open

Monday 19th April 2021

 

May

Close

Friday 28th May – Teachers' in-service day

Open

Tuesday 1st June 2021

 

Close

Wednesday 30th June 2021

2nd April – Good Friday

4th April – Easter Sunday

5th April – Easter Monday

31st May – Bank Holiday