2019 South African Government School Terms

Eastern Cape, Free State, Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga, North West, Northern Cape and  Western Cape. All nine provinces have the same school calendar for 2019.
Term Duration No. of Weeks No. of Pub. Hols Actual School Days
1 09 Jan – 15 Mar 10 0 48
2 02 Apr – 14 Jun 11 4 51
3 09 Jul – 20 Sep 11 1 53
4 1 Oct – 4 Dec 10 0 47
Total 42 4

Public Holidays 2019

1 January 2019 – New Year’s Day

21 March 2019 – Human Rights Day

19 April 2019 – Good Friday

22 April 2019 – Family Day

27 April 2019 – Freedom Day

1 May 2019 – Labour Day

16 June 2019 – Youth Day

17th June 2019 – Public Holiday

9 August 2019 – National Women’s Day

24 September 2019 – Heritage Day

16 December 2019 – Day of Reconciliation

25 December 2019 – Christmas Day

26 December 2019 – Day of Goodwill

 

National Education Policy Act 2019 school calendar for public schools

 

ISASA Central Region Calendar 2019 (Private Schools)

The ISASA Central Region (Gauteng, Free State, North West and Northern Cape) Calendar for 2019. Includes both three-term and four-term calendar options.

ISASA and SAHISA Central Region Calendar 2019