Decision details

School Calendar - academic year 2020-2021

Reference: D49801

Decision Maker: Director of Children and Families

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To agree the school calendar for community and voluntary controlled schools and SILCs for the academic year 2020 – 2021.



The Director of Children & Families approved the 2020-21 calendar as detailed in appendix 1.


The Director of Children & Families approved the continuation of a fixed Easter break for schools going forward.


Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Portfolio Holder: The Executive Member for Learning, Skills & Employment

Other reasons / organisations consulted

Draft calendar to be shared with representative groups of Headteachers and Governors, Executive and Lead members for Children & Families, and the SJCC group. Comments sought in order to approve calendar.


Primary Headteacher Forum, Leeds Secondary Heads & Principals, Executive and Lead Members for Children & Families, Strategic Governor Group, SJCC group.

Contact: Vicki White, Governance and Partnerships 0113 378 3594 Email:

Publication date: 27/06/2019

Date of decision: 05/07/2019

Effective from: 13/07/2019

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