Ysgol Stanwell School

Archer Road, Penarth, Vale of Glamorgan, CF64 2XL

Term Dates

Please find our term dates for 2021/2022 and 2022/2023.


Friday 3rd September 2021 – INSET Day

Monday 6th September 2021 – Year 7 Induction Day, school open to new Year 7 pupils only (new Year 12 entrants will also be on site during this day, further information will be sent directly to those who are joining Stanwell for 6th Form)

Tuesday 7th September 2021 – Term starts for all pupils Year 7- 13

Please note that the first day for New Year 7 pupils is now Monday 6th September and not Friday 3rd September as was initially communicated in the transition booklet and transition video.

Term Begin Half Term End
Begin End
Friday 3rd
Sept 2021
Monday 25th
Oct 2021
Friday 29th
Oct 2021
Friday 17th
Dec 2021
Tuesday 4th
Jan 2022
Monday 21st
Feb 2022
Friday 25th
Feb 2022
Friday 8th
Apr 2022
Monday 25th
April 2022
Monday 30th
May 2022
Friday 3rd
June 2022
Tuesday 19th
July 2022


3rd September 2021
4th January 2022
8th April 2022


Monday 5th September 2022 is an INSET Day
First day for students is Tuesday 6th September 2022.

Term Begin Half Term End
Begin End
Monday 5th
Sept 2022
Monday 31st
Oct 2022
Friday 4th
Nov 2022
Friday 23rd
Dec 2022
Monday 9th
Jan 2023
Monday 20th
Feb 2023
Friday 24th
Feb 2023
Friday 31st
March 2023
Monday 17th
April 2023
Monday 29th
May 2023
Friday 2nd
June 2023
*Monday 24th
July 2023

All schools will be closed on Monday 1st May 2023 for the May Day Bank Holiday

Monday 5th September 2022 and *Monday 24th July 2023 will be designated INSET days for all LEA Maintained Schools. The remaining three INSET days to be taken will be at the discretion of each individual school following appropriate consultation with staff. *It is intended that this INSET Day will either be taken on Monday 24th July 2023 or at an alternative time for example in the form of twilight sessions.

Additional INSET days are to be taken at the school’s discretion and will be communicated to parents via printed material.

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