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South Africa School Holidays 2024

This page contains a calendar of all 2024 school holidays in South Africa. These dates are unlikely to be modified by the Department of Basic Education. However, please check back regularly for any updates that may occur.

School HolidaysStartsFinishes
First Day of School17 Jan 2024
(Wed)
Term 1 Holidays21 Mar 2024
(Thu)
2 Apr 2024
(Tue)
Term 2 Holidays17 Jun 2024
(Mon)
8 Jul 2024
(Mon)
Term 3 Holidays23 Sep 2024
(Mon)
30 Sep 2024
(Mon)
Term 4 Holidays12 Dec 2024
(Thu)
14 Jan 2025
(Tue)

Please visit gov.za for the original release.

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