School Times and Dates

Students are expected at school by the first bell to ensure that learning can begin promptly at 9am each day. The first bell enables students to get themselves organised for their learning.

8.55

First bell – students get ready in their class groups for the start of learning.

9.00

First Session commences

9.45

Second Session commences

10.30

Third Session commences

11.15

RECESS

11.45

Fourth Session commences

12.30

Fifth Session commences

1.15

LUNCHTIME

2.00

Sixth Session commences

2.45

Seventh Session commences

3.30

Finish of Day


2016

Term 1: 27 January (school teachers start) to 24 March *

Term 2: 11 April to 24 June

Term 3: 11 July to 16 September

Term 4: 3 October to 20 December

* The first day of Term 1 is a student-free day in all government schools to allow for appropriate planning to take place for the arrival of students. Each year government schools are provided with four student-free days for professional development, school planning and administration, curriculum development, and student assessment and reporting purposes. The remaining three student-free days are determined by each individual school, so contact your school for details.

 

2017

Term 1: 30 January (school teachers start) to 31 March *

Term 2: 18 April to 30 June

Term 3: 17 July to 22 September

Term 4: 9 October to 22 December

* The first day of Term 1 is a student-free day in all government schools to allow for appropriate planning to take place for the arrival of students. Each year government schools are provided with four student-free days for professional development, school planning and administration, curriculum development, and student assessment and reporting purposes. The remaining three student-free days are determined by each individual school, so contact your school for details.

 

-from http://www.education.vic.gov.au