NZ School Holidays 2018 & 2019

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

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 Friday 1st February (2019)
  • 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)
2019
Term Starts Ends
Holidays Tuesday 18th December (2018) Friday 1st 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 16th (or 23rd - see above) December 2019 Friday 31st January (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)