School/public holidays in South Africa & Namibia 2017

School/public holidays in South Africa 2017
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2017 School Holidays (for all 9 Provinces)

  • 08 (10) December 2016 - 10 (12) January 2017
  • 20 March: School holiday
  • 01 April 2017 - 17 April 2017
  • 28 April: School holiday
  • 01 July 2017 - 23 July 2017
  • 30 September 2017 - 08 October 2017
  • 07 (09) December 2017 - 17 (15) January 2018

Public Holidays 2017**

  • 01 January 2017 - New Year's Day
  • 02 January 2017 - Public Holiday**
  • 21 March 2017 - Human Rights Day
  • 14 April 2017 - Good Friday
  • 17 April 2017 - Easter Monday
  • 27 April 2017 - Freedom Day
  • 01 May 2017 - Worker's Day
  • 16 Juni 2017 - Youth Day
  • 09 August 2017 - National Women's Day
  • 24 September 2017 - Heritage Day
  • 25 September 2017 - Public Holiday**
  • 16 December 2017 - Day of Reconciliation
  • 25 December 2017 - Christmas Day
  • 26 December 2017 - Day of Goodwill

** Whenever any public holiday falls on a Sunday, the Monday following on it shall be a public holiday.

School/public holidays in Namibia 2017
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Government Schools, countrywide

  • 03 December 2016 - 10 January 2017
  • 22 March 2017 - 24 March 2017 (midterm break)
  • 27 April 2017 - 29 May 2017
  • 24 August 2017 - 04 September 2017
  • 06 December 2017 - 10 January 2018 (provisional)

Public holidays 2017**'

  • 01 January 2017 - New Year's Day
  • 02 January 2017 - Public Holiday**
  • 21 March 2017 - Independence Day
  • 14 April 2017 - Good Friday
  • 16 April 2017 - Easter Sunday
  • 17 April 2017 - Easter Monday
  • 01 May 2017 - Worker´s Day
  • 04 May 2017 - Cassinga Day
  • 25 May 2017 - Ascension Day
  • 25 May 2017 - Africa Day
  • 26 August 2017 - Heroes´ Day
  • 10 December 2017 - Human Rights Day/Namibian Women's Day
  • 11 December 2017 - Public Holiday**
  • 25 December 2017 - Christmas Day
  • 26 December 2017 - Family Day

** Whenever any public holiday falls on a Sunday, the Monday following on it shall be a public holiday.

 

 

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