We are open Term time only and follow as closely as possible Oxfordshire school term dates. We have, typically, 5 inset days during the school year.

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When Pre-School may have to close

As we are on the site of Sonning Common Primary School, we cannot open if the main school site is closed.

This can sometimes be at very short notice, e.g. in adverse weather when the site is deemed unsafe.

Decisions to close the main school site are made by the primary school and we need to adhere to these


Term dates 2023/24

Term 4

Monday 19th February-Thursday 28th March 2024  (Pre-school finishes at 12pm)

Easter Holidays-Friday 29th March -Friday 12th April

Term 5

Monday 15th April-Friday 24th May 2024

Bank Holiday-Monday 6th May

Half Term- Monday 27th May-Friday 31st May

Term 6

Monday 3rd June-Tuesday 23rd July 2024 (Pre-school finishes at 12pm)

Friday 12th July Sports Day


Term dates 2024/25


Term 1

Monday 2nd September- INSET

Tuesday 3rd September- INSET

Wednesday 4th September - Friday 25th October 2024

Half Term-Monday 28th October-Friday 1st November

Term 2

Monday 4th November-Thursday 19th December 2024 (Pre-school finishes at 12pm)

Friday 13th December-Christmas concert

Friday 20th December-INSET

Christmas Holidays- Monday 23rd Dec 2024-Friday 5th January 2025



Term 3

Monday 6th January-Friday 14th February 2025

Half Term -Monday 17th February-Friday 21st February

Term 4

Monday 24th February-Friday 4th April 2025  (Pre-school finishes at 12pm)

Easter Holidays-Monday 7th April -Monday 21st April

Term 5

Tuesday 22nd April-Friday 23rd May 2025

Bank Holiday-Monday 5th May

Half Term- Monday 26th May-Friday 30th May

Term 6

Monday 2nd June-Friday 18 July 2025 (Pre-school finishes at 12pm

Friday 11th July Sports Day

Monday 21st July-INSET

Tuesday 22nd July-INSET



Please be aware that it may be necessary to insert an extra inset day during the course of the year