Term & Holiday Dates 2016

START DATE END DATE WEEKS HOLIDAYS
Term 1 Monday 1 February Friday 15 April 10 Public holiday: Waitangi Day Monday 8 February

Easter: Good Friday 25 March, Easter Monday 28 March, Easter Tuesday 29 March

School holidays: Saturday 16 April – Sunday 1 May and includes ANZAC day

Term 2 Monday 2 May Friday 8 July 10 Public holiday: Queen’s Birthday Monday 6 June

School holidays: Saturday 9 July – Sunday 24 July

Term 3 Monday 25 July Friday 23 September 9 School holidays: Saturday 24 September – Sunday 9 October
Term 4 Monday 10 October Friday 16 December 10.5 Public holiday: Labour Day Monday 24 October

School holidays: From school’s closing date until the opening date of school the next year. This includes Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Day and the day after New Year’s Day

Term & Holiday Dates 2017 

START DATE END DATE WEEKS HOLIDAYS
Term 1 Between Monday 30 January (earliest);
and Tuesday 7 February (latest)
Thursday 13 April 10 Public holiday: Waitangi Day Monday 6 February

School holidays: Friday 14 April – Sunday 30 April. Includes Easter Friday, Easter Monday, and Easter Tuesday (an official school holiday). Also includes ANZAC day

Term 2 Monday 1 May Friday 7 July 10 Public holiday: Queen’s Birthday Monday 5 June

School holidays: Saturday 8 July – Sunday 23 July

Term 3 Monday 24 July Friday 29 September 10 School holidays: Saturday 30 September – Sunday 15 October
Term 4 Monday 16 October Primary and intermediate:
No later than Wednesday 20 December
(94 half-days)*Secondary and composite:
No later than Thursday 14 December
(86 half-days)**
9.5 Public holiday: Labour Day Monday 23 October

School holidays:  From school’s closing date until opening date the next year. This includes Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Day and the day after New Year’s Day