In most of Australia, the primary and secondary school year lasts about 200 days, from late January or early February to early or mid-December, and is split into four terms: Term 1 starts in late January or early February and ends in late March or early April (often in close proximity to Easter).
How does the school year work in Australia?
Children between the ages of 6 and 15 (16 in Tasmania) must attend school in Australia. Kids enter Primary school by age six, and stay for six or seven years. After Primary school, students move on to Secondary school where they can leave at 15 or 16. Or they can go on to complete their final year Certificate.
How many days are there in a school year in Australia?
What date does school go back in 2019?
2019 SA SCHOOL HOLIDAYS AND TERM DATES
|Term 1||Tuesday, 29 January 2019||Friday, 12 April 2019|
|School Holidays||Saturday, 13 April 2019||Sunday, 28 April 2019|
|Term 2||Monday, 29 April 2019||Friday, 5 July 2019|
|School Holidays||Saturday, 6 July 2019||Sunday, 21 July 2019|
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What month school starts in Australia?
The School Calendar
The academic calendar has four terms. The first term begins in late January and ends in the first week of April. Students take a two-week holiday and resume the second term in the last week of April which lasts until the end of June.