Term Dates

Academic Year 2018 - 19

The Ark Walworth Academy school year aims to follow the term dates recommended by Southwark Council. However, each term is divided into two (with a break falling across half-term) so that there are six terms rather than three.


Term Dates – 2018/2019


  Autumn Term 1                        

Monday 3rd September – Friday 19th October 2018

Students Return: Wednesday 5th  September 2018
Last day of Term: Friday 19th October 2018
Staff Inset Days: Monday 3rd September 2018 and Tuesday 4th September 2018
Bank Holidays: None





Autumn Term 2

Monday 29th October – Friday 21st December 2018

Students Return:  Tuesday 30th  October 2018
Last day of Term:  Thursday 20th December 2018
Staff Inset Days:  Monday 29th October 2018 and Monday 26th November 2018
Bank Holidays:  None




Spring Term 1

Monday 7th January  – Friday 15st February 2019

Students Return:   Tuesday 8th January 2019
Last day of Term:   Friday 15th February 2019
Staff Inset Days:   Monday 7th January 2019
Bank Holidays:   None




Spring Term 2

Monday 25th February – Friday 5th April 2019

Students Return: Monday 25th February 2019
Last day of Term Friday 5th April 2019
Staff Inset Days: Monday 11th March 2019
Bank Holidays:





Summer Term 1

Monday 22nd April – Friday 24th May 2019

Students Return:

Wednesday 24th April 2019

Last day of Term:

Friday 24th May 2019

Staff Inset Days:

Tuesday 23rd April 2019

Bank Holidays:

Monday 22nd April 2019




 Summer Term 2

Monday 3rd June – Wednesday 24th July 2019

Students Return:

Tuesday 4th June 2019

Last day of Term:

Wednesday 24th July 2019

Staff Inset Days:

Monday 24th  June 2019

Bank Holidays: