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School Term Dates 2018 – Use our term date guide when planning your next family holiday!

And just like that, the new year has began!!!

From us at Amanda Owen Online Tuition, we would like to wish all of our students, parents and blog followers everything of the best for 2018!

The New Year Ahead

With a new year comes new goals, dreams and dare I say New Years Resolutions? Whether you are planning to start a new hobby this  year, to start your tertiary education or saving to take the family on the holiday of a lifetime, it is important plan well, ahead of time! Planning is particularly important for parents with school-going children, as holidays, excursions, etc need to be booked and planned around the South African school holidays and public holidays.

School Term Dates 2018

For your convenience, this year we have decided to add this information to our website! On our website you will find the school term dates for schools in all provinces of South Africa, for 2018. This includes the term dates for both public schools as well as independent schools that follow the 4-term cycle. To access this page and view the school term dates for 2018, please click here: School Term Dates 2018.

Public Holidays This Year

For your convenience, we have also added a page with all the South African public holidays for 2018! We recommend that you make use of both pages when planning your next local or international family holiday! To access this page and view the list of public holidays in South Africa for 2018, please click here: 2018 Public Holidays.


Last Day of Term 1 – 2018

The last day of term 1 2018 will be on the 28th of March 2018, both for public schools as well as independent schools following the 4-term cycle. During the first academic term, South Africans will only be celebrating one public holiday, on the 21st of March 2018 – Human Right’s Day.


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