Private and Catholic Schools tend to use these dates as a guide but their dates sometimes differ slightly from state run public schools. School personnel can use this calendar when responding to student requests for excused absences for religious purposes or when planning events such as curriculum nights, field trips, school or team pictures, dances, and hearing and vision tests, etc. Information on these calendars is gathered from education department or government sources. These changes reflect research that concluded that students school attendance and participation is generally higher at the start of the year. School Calendar 2018-2019 School Calendar Starts Finishes First Day of School 15 Aug 2018 Wed Fall Break 19 Oct 2018 Fri 22 Oct 2018 Mon Thanksgiving Break 22 Nov 2018 Thu 23 Nov 2018 Fri Christmas Break 21 Dec 2018 Fri 4 Jan 2019 Fri Spring Break 1 Apr 2019 Mon 5 Apr 2019 Fri Last Day of School 29 May 2019 Wed. Independent and Catholic schools do base their terms on the state school dates but their term dates can vary from school to school.
The information presented on this website does not take into account Student Free Days which are set by each school individually. . For a printable calendar including all national and local statutory holidays of your state or territory, go to the page where you can customize your calendar. However, please check back regularly for any updates that may occur. In Australia people enjoy an average of 11 paid holidays a year.
Date Holiday Number of days to go January 1Tuesday - January 28Monday 13 February 14Thursday 30 March 4Monday 48 March 11Monday 55 March 11Monday 55 March 11Monday 55 March 11Monday 55 April 19Friday 94 April 21Sunday 96 April 22Monday 97 April 25Thursday 100 May 6Monday 111 May 6Monday 111 May 12Sunday 117 June 3Monday 139 June 10Monday 146 August 5Monday 202 September 1Sunday 229 October 7Monday 265 October 7Monday 265 October 7Monday 265 October 7Monday 265 October 31Thursday 289 November 5Tuesday 294 December 24Tuesday 343 December 25Wednesday 344 December 26Thursday 345 December 31Tuesday 350. Note that the dates below represent official term dates however many schools elect to start the students back on slightly different dates. The overview below contains all common holidays and observances for Australia in 2019. View detailed information on which schools are in the. The music festival showcases the best of Western Australian musicians across two stages. Private and independent school dates will vary and it is worth noting that Year 12 has different finishing dates to the other grades in term 4.
Visit the links above to view the full, original school calendar. From time to time the data on this website are updated to keep the information up to date. If you would like to know public holiday dates please visit our sister site for everything you need to know about public holidays in the Australian Capital Territory. Independent and Catholic schools do base their terms on the state school dates but their term dates can vary from school to school. Information on these calendars is gathered from education department or government sources.
The name was officially changed to Western Australia Day in 2012 in an effort to be more inclusive of all cultures within Australia. In the Northern Territory there are two different types of public schools: urban schools and remote schools. Please check back regularly for any amendments that may occur, or consult the Wa-Nee Community Schools website for their. To give a complete annual overview are included in the school calendar as well. For that reason parents are advised to confirm term dates with their schools. You should check directly with the relevant school to find out the correct term date information.
Note that the dates below represent government school term dates however many schools elect to start the students back on slightly different dates. We recommend double checking information against official education and government websites to confirm the dates are correct. These dates are unlikely to be modified by the state education department. Eid al-Fitr End of Ramadan Islamic Jun. The first holiday was held by Admiral Sir James Stirling as a celebration to help unite the settlers, masters, servants and Indigenous Australians in the area.
Term and semester breaks are now in a 1,3,2,6 week holiday model compared to the old 1,4,1,6 week holiday model. The educational departments of the individual states and territories set the term dates for public schools in Australia. However, exact term dates might vary between schools within a state or territory as schools set the professional development days for teachers and some other pupil-free days separately. Note that the dates below represent official term dates however many schools elect to start the students back on slightly different dates. On this page you´ll find school calendars with school term dates for all public schools in Australia. The Western Australia Day Festival is held in Perth each year spanning the long weekend.
This means a three week break in June and July and a longer two week break before Term 4, with the Christmas break the same at six weeks. You should check directly with your school to find out the correct term date information. People in the state of Western Australia are the luckiest with 6 additional local public holidays 13 in total while the habitants of Tasmania and New South Wales are only entitled to 3 additional local public holidays just 10 free days a year. Memorial Day May 27, 2019 No school Lailat Ul Qadr Islamic May 31, 2019 Date not fixed. In 2019 and 2020 school term lengths in Western Australia are a consistent 10 weeks in each term. For example, Gunbalanya school has flexible term dates to recognise activities in the community.
Western Australia school holiday dates usually occur at similar times each year and term length always sits between 9-11 weeks. The term dates shown in the Northern Territory school calendars are the dates for urban schools. Designated non-work day for observers Muharram Al Hijrah New Year Islamic Sept. The information presented on this website does not take into account Student Free Days which are set by each school individually. Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur are the two most-observed Jewish Holidays, called the high holy days.
Also note that we have incorporated non-student days such as teachers preparation days, teachers service days, and professional development days into the dates below. Remember to check with your school regarding additional pupil-free days. These new term dates were approved for a five-year period, from 2018 til 2022. All 2019 Holidays of Australia are listed in the table below. You should check directly with the relevant school to find out the correct term date information. School Holidays Starts Finishes Autumn Holidays 13 Apr 2019 Sat 28 Apr 2019 Sun Winter Holidays 6 Jul 2019 Sat 21 Jul 2019 Sun Spring Holidays 28 Sep 2019 Sat 13 Oct 2019 Sun Summer Holidays 20 Dec 2019 Fri 2 Feb 2020 Sun Visit education. Contact your local school for further information.