Windlehurst School

Respect - Courage - Inspire - Achieve

Windlehurst Road, Stockport, SK6 7HZ

0161 4274788

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Windlehurst School provides school places for children with an EHC plan stating Social Emotional and mental Health needs for the Stockport Metropolitan Borough. We have 2 sites within the Stockport Borough supporting 48 secondary school age pupils.

We are a unique school offering vocational and academic qualifications to enable all our pupils’ successful outcomes.

We aim to provide a safe, caring environment where all achievement is valued and celebrated.

Here at Windlehurst all staff strive to provide… ‘strong vision for the future of the school which is shared by leaders and staff.’ ‘Positive relationships between pupils and staff are nurtured and valued.’ ‘Pupils say that they feel safe, secure and well cared for in school.’ (Ofsted May 2019)

We achieve this through our 4 core values
Respect – for each other, for ourselves and for the environment we are in

Courage – within ourselves; to embrace new challenges, to succeed

Inspire – ourselves and others around us to achieve

Achieve – value and celebrate successes

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School Term Dates  September 2021 - July 2022

Our 2021-2022 academic year term dates are detailed below. Please be aware, the end of 2020-21 school year is Friday 16th July 2021.


 School start date

Thursday 2nd September

 Please check end of summer term communication for specific year group return dates


October Half Term


School Closes Friday 22nd October

School Opens Tuesday 2nd November

Christmas Break


School Closes Wednesday 22nd December

School Opens Thursday 6th January

February Half Term

School Closes Friday 11th February

School Opens Tuesday 22nd February


Easter Holidays


School Closes Friday 1st April

School Opens Tuesday 19th April

May Bank Holiday


School Closes Friday 29th April

School Opens Tuesday 3rd May


Whit Holidays


School Closes Friday 27th May

School Opens Tuesday 7th June


Summer Holidays


School Closes Tuesday 19th July




In Service Days / Bank Holidays

Wednesday 1st September 2021

Monday 1st November 2021

Monday 21st February 2022

Monday 2nd May 2022 - Bank Holiday

Monday 6th June 2022

Wednesday 20th July 2022

School term dates for academic year 2022 - 2023 will be confirmed in June 2022.

Stockport Local Authority guidance dates can be found here Stockport LA Guidance dates