There will be four long weekends (with holidays either falling on a Friday or Monday) in Singapore in 2018.

Get your new calendars ready and mark these dates down!
long weekends in 2018

Public holiday which falls on a Monday:

  • New Year’s Day (1 January 2018)

Public holiday which falls on a Friday:

  • Chinese New Year (16 February 2018)
  • Good Friday (30 March 2018)
  • Hari Raya Puasa (15 June 2018)

Related Read: Long Weekends in 2019

School Terms and Holidays for 2018

Primary and Secondary School Calendar 2018
The school year for 2018 for all MOE primary and secondary schools will start from Tuesday, 2 January and end on Friday, 16 November 2018.

Semester I
Term I Tue 2 Jan to Fri 9 Mar 2018
Term II Mon 19 Mar to Fri 25 May 2018
Semester II
Term III Mon 25 Jun to Fri 31 Aug 2018
Term IV Mon 10 Sep to *Fri 16 Nov 2018

*The last day of the final school term for schools which will be used as venues for the GCE O-Level written examinations will be Friday 26 October 2018.

Primary and Secondary School Vacation 2018
The four vacation periods for Primary and Secondary Schools for 2018 will be as follows:

Primary and Secondary School
Between Terms I & II Sat 10 Mar to Sun 18 Mar 2018
Between Semesters I & II Sat 26 May to Sun 24 Jun 2018
Between Terms III & IV Sat 1 Sep to Sun 9 Sep 2018
At End of School Year Sat 17 Nov to Mon 31 Dec 2018

Scheduled Primary & Secondary School Holidays
The scheduled school holidays for 2018 will be as follows:

Youth Day Sun 1 Jul 2018
(The following Monday, 2 Jul 2018 will be a scheduled school holiday)
Day after National Day Fri 10 Aug 2018
Teachers’ Day Fri 31 Aug 2018
Children’s Day
(for primary schools and primary sections of full schools only)
Fri 5 Oct 2018


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