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Term Dates & Student-Free Days 

Term Dates

Please note that the last day of each term finishes at 2.30pm except for the final day of the school year which finishes at 1.30pm. An Assembly is held (weather permitting), half an hour prior to dismissal (2.00pm on the last day of term and 1.00pm on the last day of the term/year).  Assembly is NOT held on the Monday of the end of term or end of year week.

2020 Term Dates

Term 1Wednesday 29 JanuaryMonday 23 March
Term 2Wednesday 15 AprilFriday 26 June
Term 3Monday 13 JulyFriday 18 September
Term 4Monday 5 OctoberFriday 18 December

Curriculum Days

Each year government schools are provided with four student-free days for professional development, school planning and administration, curriculum development, and student assessment and reporting purposes. The first day of Term 1 is a student-free day in all government schools to allow for appropriate planning to take place for the arrival of students. The remaining three student-free days are listed below.

2020 Curriculum Days

Friday 6 March, 2020
Tuesday 14 April, 2020 - approved by the Minister for Education in response to COVID-19
Monday 25 May, 2020 - approved by the Minister for Education in response to COVID-19
Thursday 30 July, 2020
Wednesday 4 November, 2020

Public Holidays

Students are not required at school on Public Holidays.

2020 Public Holidays

MarchLabour DayMonday 9 March
JuneQueen's BirthdayMonday 8 June
NovemberMelbourne Cup DayTuesday 3 November