When is the September weekend? Mid-term school holiday dates for each region of Scotland - and when the autumn term ends

Some Scottish pupils are set for their first holiday of the school term

Scottish children returned to school 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.

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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