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School terms and public holidays for 2022

 

The approved school calendar for 2022 (coastal provinces) is as follows:

Term Opens Closes
First 17 January 2022 (educators)

19 January 2022 (learners)

25 March 2022
Second 05 April 2022 24 June 2022
Third 19 July 2022 30 September 2022
Fourth 11 October 2022 14 December 2022 (learners)

15 December 2022 (educators)

 

Public and school holidays in 2022

 

01 January 2022           New Year’s Day

21 March 2022             Human Rights Day

15 April 2022                Good Friday

18 April 2022                Family Day

27 April 2022                Freedom Day

01 May 2022                Workers’ Day

02 May 2022                Public holiday

16 June 2022                Youth Day

17 June 2022                Special school holiday

08 August 2022            Special school holiday

09 August 2022            National Women’s Day

24 September 2022     Heritage Day

16 December 2022      Day of Reconciliation

25 December 2022      Christmas Day

26 December 2022      Day of Goodwill

 

 

The approved school calendar for 2022 (inland provinces) is as follows:

 

Term Opens Closes
First 10 January 2022 (educators)

12 January 2022 (learners)

17 March 2022
Second 05 April 2022 24 June 2022
Third 19 July 2022 30 September 2022
Fourth 11 October 2022 14 December 2022 (learners)

15 December 2022 (educators)