Term Dates 2019/20

Joseph Chamberlain College Term Dates for Students 2019-2020
Autumn term 2019

• Term Starts and Students return to college: Monday 2nd September 2019
• Staff training: Wednesday 23rd October 2019 (college closed to students)
• Half Term: Wednesday 23rd October 2019 to Friday 1st November 2019
• Students return to college: Monday 4th November 2019
• Term Ends: Tuesday 17th December 2019
• Christmas holiday: Wednesday 18th December 2019 to Friday 3rd January 2020


Spring term 2020

• Term Starts and Students return to college: Monday 6th January 2020
• Staff training: Friday 14th February 2020 (college closed to students)
• Half Term: Friday 14th February 2020 to Friday 21th February 2020
• Students return to college: Monday 24th February 2020
• Term Ends: Friday 3rd April 2020
• Easter holiday: Monday 6th April 2020 to Friday 17th April 2020


Summer term 2020

• Term Starts and Students return to college: Monday 20th April 2020
• Bank holiday: Friday 8th May 2020 (college closed to students)
• Half Term: Monday 25th May 2020 to Friday 29 May 2020
 Students return to college: Monday 1st June 2020
• Term Ends: Tuesday 23rd June 2020
• Summer Holiday: Wednesday 24th June 2020 to Monday 31st August 2020


It is not acceptable for students to take holidays during term time.

To allow for internal verification of students’ work, vocational students on BTEC courses will not be in College on the following days:

  • Monday 21st October 2019
  • Wednesday 18th December 2019
  • Thursday 13th February 2020
  • Friday 3rd April 2020

Students are expected to be in college for the following dates to collect results and re-enrol:

  • AS/A level results day and enrolment for AS students: Thursday 13th August 2020
  • GCSE results day and enrolment: Thursday 20th August 2020
  • Enrolment for second year level 3 BTEC students only: Friday 21st August 2020

New term starts for all students on Tuesday 1st September 2020