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Down at the Quays in Manchester is a great landmark building, The Lowry is a whole day out in itself with art galleries, two theatres, a gift shop and several restaurants. Well worth a visit during the school holidays.

The most important thing you can do is to make sure your child goes to school regularly, arrives on time and keeps to the school's rules of attending all lessons. Start these good habits at an early age while your child is in primary school and you will make things easier for yourself in the long run.

The Manchester Local Authority determines the school term and holiday dates for community schools. Foundation and voluntary aided schools are recommended to adopt the same pattern of dates.

School holidays in Manchester

Manchester School Half Term Dates


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Please note that some schools have decided to adopt slightly different half term and holiday dates to those shown here and it is therefore advisable to contact the individual school to confirm their dates.

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Manchester School Holiday Dates - Half Term Dates