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Dutch School Holidays 2020-2021 : Check Complete List Of Primary (basisonderwijs) & Secondary School Vacation

Last updated on October 30th, 2020 at 05:48 am

Dutch School Holidays 2020-2021 : Check Complete List Of Primary (basisonderwijs) & Secondary School Vacation :- Netherlands Government has announced the summer vacations or the famous summer holidays and other vacations for all government and government aided schools in Netherlands . The notice released by the Directorate of Education, Netherlands states that the summer vacations or holidays this year too would be observed as per the usual time. Netherlands Summer Vacations for all government and government aided schools would commence from May 11 and end on June 30.

Dutch School Holiday 2020-2021

This year, however, the notice reads that due to the present situation, students shall not be called to the schools for any teaching learning activity during the summer vacations. Parents may please note that the notice is for the government and government aided schools. Private schools in the city would be announcing the summer vacations as per their own academic calendar

The notice has asked all heads of schools to accordingly inform the teachers and the students. The classes for this academic session started online. Netherlands Government has also started broadcast of the learning channels on Swayam Prabha.  All students were also promoted to the next class in the city.

Schools in the country have been closed from as early as March 16. With extended lockdowns, the schools and colleges continue to remain closed. Due to the Coronavirus outbreak, though many restrictions have been lifted in the green zones, the schools and colleges across the country remain closed.

Complete List : 2020-21 Dutch school holidays in the Netherlands:

 

1. Spring break 2020 (voorjaarsvakantie, carnavalsvakantie or krokusvakantie)

North February 15 – February 23, 2020
Central February 22 – March 1, 2020
South February 22 – March 1, 2020

 

2. May vacation 2020 (meivakantie)

North April 25 – May 3, 2020
Central April 25 – May 3, 2020
South April 25 – May 3, 2020

 

3. Summer vacation 2020 (zomervakantie)

North July 4 – August 16, 2020
Central July 18 – August 30, 2020
South July 11 – August 23, 2020

4.Autumn vacation 2020 (herfstvakantie)

North October 10 – October 18, 2020
Central October 17 – October 25, 2020
South October 17 – October 25, 2020

5. Christmas vacation 2020- 2021 (kerstvakantie)

North December 19, 2020 – January 3, 2021
Central December 19, 2020 – January 3, 2021
South December 19, 2020 – January 3, 2021

6.Other Dutch school holidays in Netherlands 2020-21

Easter Monday (2e paasdag) April 13, 2020
King’s Day (Koningsdag) April 27, 2020
Ascension Day (Hemelvaart) May 21, 2020
Whit Monday (2e pinksterdag) June 1, 2020

 

2021 school holidays in the Netherlands

These are the advised school holidays for primary and secondary schools in the Netherlands in 2021:

1. Spring break 2020 (voorjaarsvakantie, carnavalsvakantie or krokusvakantie)

North February 20- February 28, 2021
Central February 20- February 28, 2021
South February 13 – February 21, 2021

 

2. May vacation 2020 (meivakantie)

North May 1 – May 9, 2021
Central May 1 – May 9, 2021
South May 1 – May 9, 2021

3. Summer vacation 2020 (zomervakantie)

North July 10 – August 22, 2021
Central July 17 – August 29, 2021
South July 24 – September 5, 2021