Victorian Government School Term Dates
Term 1: 28 January to 27 March * (Grades 1-6 start 29 Jan, Preps first day 3 Feb)
Term 2: 14 April to 26 June
Term 3: 13 July to 18 September
Term 4: 5 October to 18 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.
For a list of Victorian Public Holidays, see: Business Victoria