South Africa School Holiday in South Africa in 2022

South Africa School Holiday in South Africa in 2022

  How long until South Africa School Holiday?
South Africa School Holiday
  Dates of South Africa School Holiday in South Africa
2022 Jun 17, Aug 8
South AfricaMon, Aug 8Not A Public Holiday
South AfricaFri, Jun 17Not A Public Holiday
2018 Apr 30, Aug 10
South AfricaFri, Aug 10Not A Public Holiday
South AfricaMon, Apr 30Not A Public Holiday
  Summary

Extra school holidays may be given in South Africa if certain public holidays fall on a Tuesday or Thursday

About School Holidays in South Africa

As shown below, school terms in South Africa are defined at a national level. If a public holiday falls on a Tuesday or Thursday in term time, an extra school holiday is declared on the Monday or Friday to create a long weekend for students and teaching staff.

2021

The Department of Basic Education published the school calendar for 2021 on 2 October 2020.

Term

Duration

Number of weeks

Number of days

Number of public holidays

Actual number of school days

1

(25) 27 Jan - 31 Mar 10

46 (48)

1

45 (47)

2

13 Apr – 25 Jun

11

54

2+1

51

3

13 Jul – 23 Sept

11

53

1

52

4

5 Oct – 08 (10) Dec

10

47 (49)

0

47 (49)

 

Total

42

200 (204)

4+1

195 (199)

2022

The Department of Basic Education published the proposed school calendar for 2022 on 11 November 2020.

Term

Duration

Number of weeks

Number of days

Number of public holidays

Actual number of school days

1

(17) 19 Jan - 25 Mar 10

48 (50)

1

47 (49)

2

5 Apr – 24 Jun

12

59

5+1

53

3

19 Jul – 30 Sept

11

54

1+1

52

4

11 Oct – 14 (15) Dec

10

47 (48)

0

47 (48)

 

Total

43

208 (211)

7+2

199 (202)

 

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