NZ School Holidays 2019 & 2020

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

2019
Term Starts Ends
Holidays Tuesday 18th December (2018) Between Monday 28th January and Thursday 7th February 2019
School Term 1 Between Monday 28th January and Thursday 7th February Friday 12th April
Holidays Monday 15th April Friday 26th April
School Term 2 Monday 29th April Friday 5th July
Holidays Monday 8th July Friday 19th July
School Term 3 Monday 22nd July Friday 27th September
Holidays Monday 30th September Friday 11th October
School Term 4 Monday 14th October Friday 13th December (at the latest) for secondary and composite schools
Friday 20th December (at the latest) for primary and intermediate schools
Holidays Monday 23rd December 2019 at the latest (see end of Term 4) Between Monday 27th January and Friday 7th February (2020)
  • You can also 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)
2020
Term Starts Ends
Holidays Monday 23rd December (2019) at the latest (see end of Term 4) Between Monday 27th January and Friday 7th February 2020
School Term 1 Between Monday 27th January and Friday 7th February Thursday 9th April
(Friday 10th is Good Friday)
Holidays Friday 10th April Friday 24th April
School Term 2 Tuesday 28th April
(Monday 27th is Anzac Day)
Friday 3rd July
Holidays Monday 6th July Friday 17th July
School Term 3 Monday 20th July Friday 25th September
Holidays Monday 28th September Friday 9th October
School Term 4 Monday 12th October Wednesday 16th December (at the latest) for secondary and composite schools
Friday 18th December (at the latest) for primary and intermediate schools
Holidays Monday 21st December 2020 at the latest (see end of Term 4) Between Monday 1st and Tuesday 9th February (2021)
  • You can also 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)
2021
Term Starts Ends
Holidays Monday 21st December (2020) at the latest (see end of Term 4) Between Monday 1st and Tuesday 9th February 2021
School Term 1 Between Monday 1st and Tuesday 9th February Friday 16th April
Holidays Monday 19th April Friday 30th April
School Term 2 Monday 3rd May Friday 9th July
Holidays Monday 12th July Friday 23rd July
School Term 3 Monday 26th July Friday 1st October
Holidays Monday 4th October Friday 15th October
School Term 4 Monday 18th October Monday 20th December (at the latest) for all schools
  • You can also 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)