SOUTH AFRICAN GOVERNMENT SCHOOL TERMS 2018 - 2019

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South African Government Schools Terms / Holidays Calendars for 2018 - 2019

South African Public Holidays
Southern African Public Holidays

Please click here for a shool and public holidays calendar for 2018 - .xlsx spreadsheet format
Please click here for a shool and public holidays calendar for 2018 - .jpg image format

2018 South African Government School Terms
Eastern Cape, Free State, Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga, North West, Northern Cape and  Western Cape. All nine provinces have the same school calendar for 2018.
Term Duration No. of Weeks No. of Days No. of Pub. Hols Actual School Days
1 (15) 17 Jan - 28 Mar 11 (53) 51 1 (52) 50
2 10 Apr - 22 Jun 11 54 2+1 51
3 17 Jul - 28 Sep 11 54 2+1 51
4 9 Oct - 12 (14) Dec 10 (49) 47) 0 (49) 47
Total   43 (210) 206 5+2 (203) 199

Dates and days in brackets ( ) are applicable to educators

Public Holidays 2018

01 January - New Year’s Day
21 March - Human Rights Day
30 March - Good Friday
02 April - Family Day
27 April - Freedom Day
30 April - School Holiday
01 May - Workers' Day
16 June - Youth Day
09 August - National Women’s Day
10 August - School Holiday
24 September - Heritage Day
16 December - Day of Reconciliation
17 December - Public holiday
25 December - Christmas Day
26 December - Day of Goodwill


2019 South African Government School Terms

Please click here for a shool and public holidays calendar for 2019 - .xlsx spreadsheet format
Please click here for a shool and public holidays calendar for 2019 - .jpg image format

Eastern Cape, Free State, Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga, North West, Northern Cape and  Western Cape. All nine provinces have the same school calendar for 2019.
Term Duration No. of Weeks No. of Days No. of Pub. Hols Actual School Days
1 (07) 09 Jan - 15 Mar 10 (50) 48 0 (50) 48
2 02 Apr - 14 Jun 11 54 3+0 51
3 09 Jul - 20 Sep 11 54 1+0 53
4 01 Oct - 04 (06) Dec 10 47 (49) 0 (47) 49
Total   42 (207) 203 4+0 (203) 199

Dates and days in brackets ( ) are applicable to educators

Public Holidays 2019

1 January -New Year’s Day
21 March - Human Rights Day
19 April - Good Friday
22 April - Family Day
27 April - Freedom Day
1 May - Workers' Day
16 June - Youth Day
17 June - Public Holiday
9 August - National Women’s Day
24 September - Heritage Day
16 December - Day of Reconciliation
25 December - Christmas Day
26 December - Day of Goodwill

Click here to view the official Government site for school holidays / terms in 2018 - 2019


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