Work and holiday times

Work and holiday times of pre-primary education in 2018–2019

The following work and holiday times are followed in pre-primary education provided by Early Childhood Education:
Autumn term: Thu, 9 August to Fri, 21 December 2018
Christmas holiday: Sat, 22 December 2018 to 6 January 2019
Autumn holiday: Mon, 15 October to Fri, 19 October 2018
Spring term: Mon, 7 January to Fri, 31 May 2019
Winter holiday: Week 8, i.e. 18 February to 22 February 2019

The following work and holiday times are followed in pre-primary education provided by the Education Department:
Autumn term: Thu, 9 August to Fri, 21 December 2018
Christmas holiday: Sat, 22 December 2018 to 6 January 2019
Autumn holiday: Mon, 15 October to Fri, 19 October 2018
Spring term: Mon, 7 January to Sat, 1 June 2019
Winter holiday: Week 8, i.e. 18 February to 22 February 2019

Work and holiday times of pre-primary education in 2019–2020

The following work and holiday times are followed in pre-primary education provided by Early Childhood Education:
Autumn term: Thu, 8 August to Fri, 20 December 2019
Autumn holiday: Mon, 14 October to Fri, 18 October 2019
Christmas holiday: Sat, 21 December 2019 to Mon, 6 January 2020
Spring term: Tue, 7 January to Fri, 29 May 2020
Winter holiday: Week 8, i.e. Mon, 17 February to Fri, 21 February 2020

The following work and holiday times are followed in pre-primary education provided by the Education Department:
Autumn term: Thu, 8 August to Fri, 20 December 2019
Autumn holiday: Mon, 14 October to Fri, 18 October 2019
Christmas holiday: Sat, 21 December 2019 to Mon, 6 January 2020
Spring term: Tue, 7 January to Sat, 30 May 2020
Winter holiday: Week 8, i.e. Mon, 17 February to Fri, 21 February 2020

The responsibility for children’s attendance in pre-primary education lies with their parents/guardians (Section 26a of the Basic Education Act, 1040/2014). The parents/guardians are also responsible for ensuring that the objectives set for pre-primary education are met during absences. Absences shorter than two weeks shall be reported to the pre-primary teacher in writing by the parents/guardians. Absences longer than two weeks shall be agreed with the day-care centre director.