Early term: Your baby is born between 37 weeks, 0 days and 38 weeks, 6 days.

Full term: Your baby is born between 39 weeks, 0 days and 40 weeks, 6 days.

Late term: Your baby is born between 41 weeks, 0 days and 41 weeks, 6 days.

## How many weeks are there in a term?

2022 school terms and holidays

START DATE | |
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Term 1 – Between 10-11 weeks | Between Monday 31 January (at the earliest); and Tuesday 8 February (at the latest) |

Term 2 – 10 weeks | Monday 2 May |

Term 3 – 10 weeks | Monday 25 July |

Term 4 – up to 10 weeks | Monday 17 October |

## How many weeks are in a school term UK?

UK school terms: how to make the most of your holiday

Due to the fact that the UK school year is divided into three terms of 13 weeks, with a holiday following each and a half term break in the middle, teachers work for no more than six weeks without getting a break of at least a week.

## How long is a school term?

The English school year generally runs from early September to mid or late July of the following year. Most schools operate a three-term school year, each term divided in half. Autumn term runs from early September to mid December (half term falls in late October).

## How long is a term in college?

A term is the length of time a standard course lasts. The length of a term depends on the number of terms that a school offers courses. A term may be a semester (at a school that has two terms: fall and spring), a trimester, or quarter. Here is more on college terms.