Term dates & holidays

Term dates 2021

Term 1 Tuesday 2 February 2021 to Friday 16 April 2021
Term 2 Monday 3 May 2021 to Friday 9 July 2021
Term 3 Monday 26 July 2021 to Friday 1 October 2021
Term 4 Monday 18 October 2021 to Tuesday 14 December 2021

Public holidays 2021

Monday 1 FebruaryAuckland Anniversary
Monday 8 FebruaryWaitangi Day Observed
Friday 2 AprilGood Friday
Monday 5 AprilEaster Monday
Tuesday 6 AprilEaster Tuesday
Monday 26 AprilANZAC Day (During school holidays)
Monday 7 JuneQueens Birthday
Monday 25 OctoberLabour Day

Teacher Only Days

Please be aware that secondary schools, wharekura and area schools in your region will be closed for a Teacher Only Day at some stage in the next few weeks to learn more about the changes to NCEA. The Northern Health School unit in your region will also be participating in this day. Teachers will be in contact to let you know when their unit will be participating and whether this affects you.


Northern Health School units are participation on the following days

Tuesday 3rd August: Northland, Kaitaia and Taranaki

Tuesday 10th August: All Auckland units, Gisborne

Wednesday 11th August: Tauranga, Whakatane, Rotorua, Taupō

Thursday 12th August: Waikato, Thames