Category Archives: School Dates

European Elections and Other Upcoming School Closures

Dalry Primary School will now be closed for use as a polling place in the European elections on Thursday 23rd of May.

Our apologies for the late confirmation of this closure due to the late confirmation of the election taking place.

There are also a number of other days the school is closed this term, all are listed below.


Monday May 6th- Bank holiday

Tuesday May 7th- In Service day staff only

Monday May 20th-  Edinburgh Bank Holiday

Thursday May 23rd- European Elections staff only

School Dates for 2019/20

Here are the school opening dates for 2019/20, these dates include teacher in-service days.

The school dates for this year are as follows:


Term starts Wednesday 14 August 2019

Mid-term holidays 

  • Monday 16 September 2019, autumn holiday
  • Monday 14 to Monday 21 October 2019, mid term break

Term ends Friday 20 December 2019.

Christmas holidays

  • Monday 23 December 2019 to Tuesday 7 January 2020


Term starts Wednesday 8 January 2020

Mid term holidays

  • Monday 10 to Friday 14 February 2020,  mid term break

Term ends Friday 3 April 2020

Easter holidays

  • Monday 6 to Monday 20 April 2020


Term starts Tuesday 21 April 2020

Mid term holidays

  • Monday 4 May 2020, May Day
  • Tuesday 5 May 2020, staff only day
  • Monday 18 May 2020, Victoria Day

Term ends Friday 26 June 2020.


If you wish to have an iCalendar or printable PDF version then click the link below to get them from the council website

Term Dates on the council website

Autumn Diary Dates

Dates for diary
Tuesday 2nd and Friday 5th October Parents Consultations
Wednesday 10th October NHS Flu Immunisation
Friday 12th October End of Term
Tuesday 23rd October Pupils return to school
Tuesday 30th October Hallowe’en Disco
Wednesday 31st October Schools Open Day (Tours at 9.15AM and 2.15PM)
Monday 5th November Early Level Diwali Celebration

Open Day for Prospective Parents and Children

Our open day for prospective new children and their families, starting in summer 2019, will be on October 31st.

Tours of the school will take place between 9.15AM and 2.15PM

Enrolment week will follow in due course in November the week of the 5th-9th Click here for more information on enrolment week.