Training Days & Holidays

Garforth Academy will not grant permission for leave of absence for holidays during term time
  • The current law does not give any entitlement to parents to take their child on holiday during term time.
  • If, for any reason whatsoever, you are considering withdrawing your child from the Academy during term time, please submit the reasons for your request for leave of absence on an official proforma - in advance of the planned absence.
  • Application forms may be obtained from Pastoral Leaders and  the Academy's main reception or, you can download by clicking here.









The Academy will be following the same term calendar as that for Leeds City Council. For a downloadable pdf of this calendar
please click here.


School academic calendar 2018-2019 



Schools   close

Schools   open

Summer break


Monday   3 September 2018

Autumn mid-term

Friday 26 October 2018

Monday 5 November 2018

Christmas break

Friday 21 December 2018

Monday 7 January 2019

Spring mid-term

Friday 15 February 2019

Monday 25 February 2019

Easter break

Friday 29 March 2019

Monday 15 April 2019

Easter weekend

Thursday 18 April 2019

Tuesday 23 April 2019

May Bank Holiday

Friday 3 May 2019

Tuesday 7 May 2019

Summer mid-term

Friday 24 May 2019

Monday 3 June 2019

Summer break

Weds 24 July 2019



Garforth Academy Training Days 2018-2019

Monday 3rd September, 2018

Friday 5th October, 2018

Monday 22nd July, 2019

Tuesday 23rd July, 2019

Wednesday 24th July, 2019



Leeds City Council School academic calendar 2019-2020     

For for the 2019-20 calendar from Leeds City Council, please click here.

Or for the 2019-20 calendar as dates, please click here.