Calendar and Term Dates

School closures (due to adverse weather etc.) will be communicated to all parents via email and via notice on the homepage of this website.

Permission for student leave or holidays during term time can only be granted by the Principal. Please email requests to

Watford UTC – Term Dates 2019-20

Autumn Term 2019 – Monday 2nd September to Wednesday 18th December
Monday 2nd September – Staff Training
Tuesday 3rd September – Staff Training
Wednesday 4th September – Year 10 Induction Day – 1pm finish
Thursday 5th September – Year 10 & 11 Only
Friday 6th September – Year 10, 11 and 13 Only
Monday 9th September – Year 12 begin – all students in
Monday 21st – Thursday 24th October – Yr 11/13 intervention week
Friday 25th October – Staff Development
Half term: Monday 28th October to Friday 1st November

Spring Term 2020 – Monday 6th January to Friday 3rd April
Monday 6th January – Staff Training
Tuesday 7th January – Students return
Half Term: Monday 17th February to Friday 21st February
Monday 24th February – Staff Training

Summer Term 2020 – Monday 20th April to Friday 17th July
Monday 20th April – Staff Training
Tuesday 21st April – Students return
Friday 8th May – Bank Holiday
Half Term: Monday 25th May to Friday 29th May
Friday 26th June – Staff Development
Thursday 16th July – Staff Training
Friday 17th July – Staff Training

Thursday 13th August – A Level/BTEC Level 3 Results Day

Thursday 20th August – GCSE/BTEC Level 2 Results Day

Click here for Term Dates for 2020-21