Term dates

Term Dates 2021-22

The pattern broadly follows the BwD term-time pattern to encourage parents not to take holidays during term-time.


Wednesday 1st September                       Staff Inset day (closed to students)

Thursday 2nd September                         Student Enrolment and Induction Year 10 & 12

Friday 3rd September                                Staff Inset Day (closed to students)

Monday 6th September                             Full Timetable begins                 

Half term                  Monday 25th October – Friday 29th October 2021 (inc)

Monday 1st November                        UTC Media City re-opens

Monday 22nd November                     Staff Inset Day (closed to students)

Monday 6th December 2021 Staff Inset Day (closed to students)

Friday 17th December                                 Last day of term

Christmas Holiday Monday 20th December 2021 – Friday 31st December 2021


Monday 3rd January                                     Bank Holiday (New Year’s Day)

Tuesday 4th January                                      UTC Media City re-opens      

Friday 28th January                                          Staff Inset Day (closed to students)

Half term                              Monday 14th February – Friday 18th February 2022 (inc)

Monday 21st February                               UTC Media City re-opens

Monday 21st March                            Staff Inset Day (closed to students)

Friday 1st April                                                Last day of term

Easter Holiday                     Monday 4th April – Monday 18th April 2022 (inc)


Tuesday 19th April                                      UTC Media City re-opens

Monday 2nd May                                           Bank Holiday

Friday 27th May                                               Last day of term

Half term                  Monday 30th May – Friday 3rd June 2022(inc)

Monday 6th June                                             UTC Media City re-opens

Friday 8th July                                     Staff Inset Day (closed to students)

Thursday 21st July                                          Last day of term for students

*There are an additional 6 Inset/CPD days to be allocated to the academic year 2021-22