Merrow C of E Infant School

Application for Exceptional Leave of Absence During Term Time


If you are considering applying for additional leave for your child(ren) during term time please read the attached letter, complete in full the Application for Exceptional Leave of Absence form and return it to the school office at least one month in advance.

School Holiday dates September 2020 - July 2021


Autumn term

Tuesday 1 September 2020 to Friday 18 December 2020

Autumn half term holiday

Monday 26 October to Friday 30 October 2020

Spring term

Monday 4 January 2021 to Thursday 1 April 2021

Spring half term holiday

Monday 15 February – Friday 19 February 2021

Summer term

Monday 19 April 2021 to Wednesday 21 July 2021

May half term holiday

Monday 31 May – Friday 4 June 2021

 INSET Days 2020 - 2021 (staff training days – the school is closed to children)


Tuesday 1st Sept 2020     Fri 23 Oct 2020    Mon 4th Jan 2021    Fri 28th May 2021    Wed 21st July 2021


Please bear in mind our term dates when booking family holidays as we are unable to authorise holidays in term time.

Click here for a copy of our: Absence During Term Time Letter

Click here for our Attendance Matters Flyer