School holidays NZ 2021-2022 - When are they and printable calendar

School holidays NZ 2021-2022 - When are they and printable calendar

By Babysits
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It’s on the back of every parent or student's mind.. When is the school term starting or ending? When are school holidays again? Don’t worry, we’ve got all of your school holiday concerns covered! We even have printable 2021 and 2022 NZ school term calendars, if you prefer a more visual approach!

School Terms and Holidays NZ 2021

NZ school term and holiday calendar 2021

The school terms and holidays in 2021 are as follows:

School Term 1: Begins between Feb 1. - Feb. 9 and Ends April 16 Public holidays during term 1 include: Waitangi Day, Good Friday April 2, Easter Monday April 5, and Easter Tuesday April 6 School Holiday: April 17 - May 2

School Term 2: Begins May 3 and Ends July 9 Public Holidays during term 2 include: Queen’s Birthday June 7 School Holiday: July 10 - 25

School Term 3: Begins July 26 and Ends Oct. 1 School Holidays: October 2 - October 17

School Term 4: Begins Oct. 18 and Ends no later than December 20 Public Holidays during term 4 include: Labour day, christmas day, boxing day, new years day School Holidays: 5-6 weeks, from on or before December 20 until school reopens in 2022.

School Terms and Holidays NZ 2022

NZ school term and holiday calendar 2022

The school terms and holidays in 2022 are as follows:

School Term 1: Begins between Jan 31. - Feb. 8 and Ends April 14 Public holidays during term 1 include: Waitangi Day Feb. 7 and Good Friday April 15 School Holiday: April 16 - May 1

School Term 2: Begins May 2 and Ends July 8 Public Holidays during term 2 include: Queen’s Birthday June 7, Matariki June 24 School Holiday: July 9 - 24

School Term 3: Begins July 25 and Ends Sept. 30 School Holidays: October 1 - October 16

School Term 4: Begins Oct. 17 and Ends no later than December 20 Public Holidays during term 4 include: Labour day, Christmas day, Boxing day, New Years Day School Holidays: 5-6 weeks, from on or before December 20 until school reopens in 2023.


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