Here’s when schools are off in Scotland for the September Weekend

Tuesday, 1st September 2020, 11:43 am
Updated Tuesday, 1st September 2020, 11:44 am
Pupils in Scotland returned to classrooms in August (Getty Images)

Children in Scotland have been back at school since August 11 following a prolonged break due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Despite the recent return, the first term break of the academic year is approaching.

The September half-term marks the halfway point in the Autumn term, but varies by council, with some overlooking the September half-term altogether.

Here’s when children can enjoy their first holidays of the year near you.

September mid-term dates by council

Aberdeen City Council

Mid-term: September 25 to September 28

End of term: October 9

Aberdeenshire Council

End of term: October 9

Angus Council

End of term: October 2

Argyll and Bute Council

End of term: October 2

City of Edinburgh Council

Mid-term: September 21

End of term: October 16

Clackmannanshire Council

End of term: October 9

Comhairle nan Eilean Siar

End of term: October 9

Dumfries and Galloway Council

End of term: October 9

Dundee City Council

End of term: October 2

East Ayrshire Council

Mid-term: September 17 to September 21

End of term: October 9

East Dunbartonshire Council

Mid-term: September 25 to September 28

End of term: October 9

East Lothian Council

Mid-term: September 18 to September 22

End of term: October 16

East Renfrewshire Council

Mid-term: September 24 to September 28

End of term: October 9

Falkirk Council

Mid-term: September 5 to September 7

End of term: October 9

Fife Council

End of term: October 9

Glasgow City Council

Mid-term: September 25 to September 28

End of term: October 9

Highland Council

Mid-term: September 14 and September 15

End of term: October 9

Inverclyde Council

Mid-term: September 9

End of term: October 14 to October 22

Midlothian Council

Mid-term: September 18 to September 21

End of term: October 13

Moray Council

End of term: October 9

North Ayrshire Council

End of term: October 9

North Lanarkshire Council

Mid-term: September 25 to September 28

End of term: October 9

Orkney Islands Council

End of term: October 9

Perth and Kinross Council

End of term: October 2

Renfrewshire Council

Mid-term: September 25 to September 28

End of term: October 9

Scottish Borders Council

End of term: October 9

Shetland Islands Council

End of term: October 9

South Ayrshire Council

Mid-term: September 18 to September 21

End of term: October 9

South Lanarkshire Council

Mid-term: September 25 to September 28

End of term: October 9

Stirling Council

End of term: October 9

West Dunbartonshire Council

Mid-term: September 25 to September 28

End of term: October 9

West Lothian Council

Mid-term: September 18 to September 22

End of term: October 9