Term Dates

YEAR2019 SCHOOL CALENDAR

FIRST TERM
TEACHER’S MEETING MONDAY 7 JANUARY
CLASSES START WEDNESDAY 16 JANUARY
PARENTS & TEACHERS MEETING FRIDAY 8 FEBRUARY
VALETINE’S DAY CELEBRATIONS THURSDAY 14 FEBRUARY
FOUNDATION DAY SATURDAY 23 FEBRUARY
LONG QUIZ MONDAY-FRIDAY 4-8 MARCH
FIRST TERM EXAMINATIONS WEDNESDAY-FRIDAY 3-12 APRIL
FIRST TERM FAREWELL PARTY FRIDAY 11 APRIL
DISTRIBUTION OF REPORT CARDS THURSDAY 18 APRIL
GOOD FRIDAY FRIDAY 19 APRIL
HOLIDAY FOR STUDENTS SATURDAY 13 APRIL- WEDNESDAY 1 MAY
HOLIDAY FOR TEACHERS FRIDAY-SUNDAY 19-28 APRIL
TEACHERS’ PREPARATION MONDAY-TUESDAY 29-30 APRIL
SECOND TERM
CLASSES START THURSDAY 2 MAY
AFRICA DAY COMMEMORATIONS FRIDAY 24 MAY
CHILDREN’S DAY CELEBRATIONS FRIDAY 31 JUNE
FIELD TRIP (PRIMARY) MONDAY 10 JUNE
FIELD TRIP (HIGH SCHOOL) WEDNESDAY 12 JUNE
FIELD TRIP (KINDERGARTEN) MONDAY-FRIDAY 17-21 JUNE
LONG QUIZ (PRIMARY & HIGH SCHOOL) MONDAY-FRIDAY 17-21 JUNE
MID-YEAR BREAK MONDAY 24 JUNE
SECOND TERM EXAMINATIONS MONDAY-FRIDAY 22-26 JUNE
FESTIVAL OF TALENT (KINDERGARTEN) FRIDAY 19 JULY
CLOSING PARTY (KINDERGARTEN) FRIDAY 26 JULY
DISTRIBUTION OF REPORT CARDS FRIDAY 2 AUGUST
HOLIDAY FOR STUDENTS SATURDAY 27 JULY-TUESDAY 3 SEPTEMBER
HOLIDAY FOR TEACHERS SATURDAY 3 AUGUST- SUNDAY 1 SEPTEMBER
THIRD TERM
TEACHERS’ MEETING MONDAY-TUESDAY 2-3 SEPTEMBER
CLASSES START WEDNESDAY 4 SEPTEMBER
QUIZ BEE PROGRAM THURSDAY 26 SEPTEMBER
SPORTS FEST FRIDAY 27 SEPTEMBER
TEACHERS’ DAY CELEBRATIONS SATURDAY 12 OCTOBER
LONG QUIZ MONDAY-THURSDAY 14-18 OCTOBER
CAMBRIDGE EXAMINATIONS START MID OCTOBER
HALLOWEEN PARTY 31 OCTOBER
COSTUME PARTY (KINDERGARTEN) 1 NOVEMBER
THIRD TERM EXAMINATIONS 18-22 NOVEMBER
RECOGNITION DAY FRIDAY 29 NOVEMBER
DISTRIBUTION OF REPORTS FRIDAY 29 NOVEMBER
HOLIDAY FOR STUDENTS 23 NOVEMBER 2019-14 JANUARY 2020
HOLIDAY FOR TEACHERS 30 NOVEMBER 2019-5 JANUARY 2020

*2020 SCHOOL YEAR STARTS ON 14 JANUARY FOR STUDENTS AND 5 JANUARY 2020 FOR TEACHERS.

PUBLIC HOLIDAYS
FEBRUARY 3 SUNDAY HEROES’ DAY
APRIL 7 SUNDAY WOMEN’S DAY
MAY 1 WEDNESDAY WORKER’S DAY
JUNE 5 WEDNESDAY EID EL FITR
JUNE 25 TUESDAY INDEPENDENCE’S DAY
SEPTEMBER 7 SATURDAY LUSAKA ACCORD DAY
SEPTEMBER 25 WEDNESDAY ARMED FORCES’ DAY
OCTOBER 4 FRIDAY DAY OF PEACE AND RECONCILIATION
NOVEMBER 10 SUNDAY MAPUTO DAY