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 2022 - July 2023

Our 2022-2023 academic year term dates are detailed below. Please be aware, the end of 2021-22 school year is Tuesday 19th July 2022.


 School start date

Thursday 1st September

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


October Half Term


School Closes Friday 21st October

School Opens Tuesday 1st November

Christmas Break


School Closes Wednesday 21st December

School Opens Monday 9th January

February Half Term

School Closes Friday 17th February

School Opens Monday 27th February


Easter Holidays


School Closes Friday 31st March

School Opens Tuesday 18th April

May Bank Holiday


School Closes Friday 28th April

School Opens Tuesday 2nd May


Whit Holidays


School Closes Friday 26th May

School Opens Monday 5th June


Summer Holidays


School Closes Thursday 20th July




In Service Days / Bank Holidays

Thursday 1st September 2022

Monday 31st October 2022

Thursday 22nd December 2022

Friday 23rd December 2022

Monday 17th April 2023

Monday 1st May 2023 - Bank Holiday


School term dates for academic year 2023 - 2024 will be confirmed in June 2023.

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