Term Dates and Public Holidays

Please Note:

Schools are closed for all public holidays including Canberra Day on 12 March 2018 and Reconciliation Day on 28 May 2018.

ACT School Term Dates 2019 – 2025

  • Term 1 –
    • New students start school on Monday 4 February 2019. Continuing students return to school on Tuesday 5 February 2019.
    • Term 1 concludes on Friday 12 April 2019.
    • Teachers commence on the Friday prior to students – Friday 1 February 2019.
  • Term 2 – Monday 29 April to Friday 5 July 2019
  • Term 3 – Monday 22 July to Friday 27 September 2019
  • Term 4 – Monday 14 October to Thursday, 19 December 2019
  • Term 1 –
    • New students start school on Monday 3 February 2020. Continuing students return to school on Tuesday 4 February 2020.
    • Term 1 concludes on Thursday 9 April 2020.
    • Teachers commence on the Friday prior to students – Friday 31 January 2020.
  • Term 2 – Monday 27 April to Friday 3 July 2020
  • Term 3 – Monday 20 July to Friday 25 September 2020
  • Term 4 – Monday 12 October to Friday 18 December 2020
  • Term 1 –
    • New students start school on Monday 1 February 2021. Continuing students return to school on Tuesday 2 February 2021.
    • Term 1 concludes on Friday 2 April 2021.
    • Teachers commence on Friday 29 January 2021 (Pupil free day).
  • Term 2 – Monday 19 April to Friday 25 June 2021
  • Term 3 – Monday 12 July to Friday 17 September 2021
  • Term 4 – Tuesday 5 October to Friday 17 December 2021
  • Term 1 –
    • New students start school on Monday 31 January 2022. Continuing students return to school on Tuesday 1 February 2022.
    • Term 1 concludes on Friday 8 April 2022.
    • Teachers commence on Friday 28 January 2022 (Pupil free day).
  • Term 2 – Monday 25 April to Friday 1 July 2022
  • Term 3 – Monday 18 July to Friday 23 September 2022
  • Term 4 – Monday 10 October to Friday 16 December 2022
  • Term 1 –
    • New students start school on Monday 30 January 2023. Continuing students return to school on Tuesday 31 January 2023.
    • Term 1 concludes on Friday 7 April 2023.
    • Teachers commence on Friday 27 January 2023 (Pupil free day).
  • Term 2 – Monday 24 April to Friday 30 June 2023
  • Term 3 – Monday 17 July to Friday 22 September 2023
  • Term 4 – Monday 9 October to Friday 15 December 2023
  • Term 1 –
    • New students start school on Tuesday 30 January 2024. Continuing students return to school on Wednesday 31 January 2024.
    • Term 1 concludes on Friday 12 April 2024.
    • Teachers commence on Monday 29 January 2024 (Pupil free day).
  • Term 2 – Monday 29 April to Friday 5 July 2024
  • Term 3 – Monday 22 July to Friday 27 September 2024
  • Term 4 – Monday 14 October to Tuesday 17 December 2024
  • Term 1 –
    • New students start school on Monday 3 February 2025. Continuing students return to school on Tuesday 4 February 2025.
    • Term 1 concludes on Friday 11 April 2025.
    • Teachers commence on Friday 31 January 2025 (Pupil free day).
  • Term 2 – Monday 28 April to Friday 4 July 2025
  • Term 3 – Monday 21 July to Friday 26 September 2025
  • Term 4 – Monday 13 October to Thursday 18 December 2025

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