School terms holidays

PLG Schools follows the following term calendar:

Term Duration Number of weeks Number of days Number of public holidays Actual number of school days
1 11 January – 31 March 2017 12 56 2 56
2 18 April – 30 June 2017 11 54 4 50
3 24 July – 29 September 2017 10 50 2 48
4 9 October – 6 December 2017 9 43 0 43
Total 43 205 8 197

Public and school holidays 2017:

1 January New Year’s Day
21 March Human Rights Day
14 April Good Friday
17 April Family Day
27 April Freedom Day
1 May Workers Day
16 June Youth Day
9 August Women’s Day
24 September Heritage Day
16 December Day of Reconciliation
25 December Christmas Day
26 December Day of Goodwill
27 December Public Holiday