AMENDED SCHOOL CALENDAR FOR THE 2020 ACADEMIC YEAR

TERM DURATION NO. OF WEEKS NO. OF DAYS PUBLIC HOLIDAYS ACTUAL DAYS
1 15 Jan – 20 Mar 10 48 (46) 0 48 (46)
2 08 Jun – 07 Aug 10 (09) 50 (45) 1 49 (44)
3 12 Aug – 23 Sept 7 31 0 31
4 5 Oct – 15 Dec 11 52 0 52
TOTAL 38 (37) 181 (174) 1 180 (173)

PUBLIC AND SCHOOL HOLIDAYS DURING SCHOOL TERMS 

1 January New Years Day
2 January Public Holiday
21 March Human Rights Day
14 April Good Friday
17 April Family Day
27 April Freedom Day
1 May Workers Day
16 June Youth Day
9 August Women’s Day
24 September Heritage Day
25 September Public Holiday
16 December Day of Reconciliation
25 December Christmas Day
26 December Day of Goodwill