Holidays in early childhood education

Day care centres

Christmas and new year 2018-2019

  • 27th to 31tst December 2018 only a few day care centres per district are open and children are moved to these
  • 2nd to 4th January 2019 small units and child groups may be merged, operations are reduced according to decreased demand

Summer 2019

  • 24th to 30th June 2019 small units and child groups may be merged, operations are reduced according to decreased demand
  • 1st to 28th July 2019 only a few day care centres per district are open and children are moved to these

Operations may be decreased according to decreased demand even if it is not holiday season. 

Open playgrounds with staff

Summer

  • In the summer, from Midsummer to July 31st, one open playground with staff per district is operating
     

Open day-care centres and clubs

  • In general, open day-care centres and clubs keep the same holidays as the pre-primary education.