NZ School Holidays 2017 & 2018

Kia ora! We love New Zealand and we love its holidays even more.

2017
Term Starts Ends
Holidays Monday 19th December (2016) Friday 3rd February 2017
School Term 1 Between Monday 30th January and Tuesday 7th February Thursday 13th April
Holidays Friday 14th April Friday 28th April
School Term 2 Monday 1st May Friday 7th July
Holidays Monday 10th July Friday 21st July
School Term 3 Monday 24th July Friday 29th September
Holidays Monday 2nd October Friday 13th October
School Term 4 Monday 16th October Thursday 14th December (at the latest) for secondary and composite schools
Wednesday 20th December (at the latest) for primary and intermediate schools
Holidays Monday 18th December 2017 Friday 2nd February (2018)
  • Check the term dates of an individual school
  • Composite schools are schools offering education to students at both the primary and secondary levels (Years 1–15)
2018
Term Starts Ends
Holidays Monday 18th December (2017) Friday 2nd February 2018
School Term 1 Between Monday 29th January and Wednesday 7th February Friday 13th April
Holidays Monday 16th April Friday 27th April
School Term 2 Monday 30th April Friday 6th July
Holidays Monday 9th July Friday 20th July
School Term 3 Monday 23rd July Friday 28th September
Holidays Monday 1st October Friday 12th October
School Term 4 Monday 15th October Tuesday 18th December (at the latest) for secondary and composite schools
Thursday 20th December (at the latest) for primary and intermediate schools
Holidays Tuesday 18th December 2018 Monday 4th February (2019)