Timelines for schools

Spring term 2017 timelines to help headteachers, principals and governors plan for the term and academic year ahead.

These ‘mandatory’ timelines help schools understand the legal requirements they must meet. We’ve separated them into the pages below according to the types of school they apply to.

We’ve tried to be as precise as possible but some of the dates may change.

Mandatory timelines

Published 30 January 2014
Last updated 20 January 2017 + show all updates
  1. Spring term 2017 update.
  2. Autumn term 2016 update.
  3. Summer term 2016 update.
  4. Spring term 2016 update.
  5. Autumn term 2015 update.
  6. Spring term update.
  7. Autumn term update.
  8. Timelines updated for summer term 2014.
  9. First published.