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Schools & Education: Term Dates

School Holidays 2014-2015 in Edinburgh and the Lothians

The start date for session 2014/2015 for pupils was Wednesday 13 August 2014.

We take every care to ensure the holiday data here is accurate, but please always check with your children's school before booking any holidays!

2014/2015  Academic year Date


Pupils resumed 6 January

Mid-term 16 February

Primary pupils resume 23 February

Secondary pupils resume 24 February

Term ends 2 April


All resume 21 April

May Day 4 May - all resume 5 May

In Service Day 7 May - pupils resume 8 May

Victoria Day 18 May - all resume 19 May

Term ends 26 June

Total attendance


Primary pupils: 190 days

Secondary pupils: 189 days

Teachers: 195 days


The 2015 school term will start on Monday 17 August 2015

Last updated: January 07, 2015, 1:07:45 PM


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