Singapore School Terms and Holidays for 2024

The school year for 2024 for all MOE primary and secondary schools will start on Tuesday 2 January 2024 and end on Friday November 2024¹.

Important note: These dates have not been confirmed by MOE. We will update the information when the official dates are released.

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Primary and Secondary Schools Calendar 2024

Semester I
Term I Tue 2 Jan to Fri Mar 2024
Term II Mon Mar to Fri May 2024
Semester II
Term III Mon Jun to Fri Sep 2024
Term IV Mon Sep to Fri Nov 2024¹


¹ 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, 2024.

Primary and Secondary School Vacations 2024

The four vacation periods for Primary Schools, Secondary Schools for 2024 will be as follows:

Primary and Secondary Schools
Between Terms I & II Sat Mar to Sun Mar 2024
Between Semesters I & II Sat May to Sun Jun 2024
Between Terms III & IV Sat Sep to Sun Sep 2024
At End of School Year Sat Nov to Sun Dec 2024

There are four scheduled school holidays. The Day after National Day?, Teachers’ Day will be celebrated on September 2024, and Children’s Day on October 2024. Youth Day falls on July 2024.

Scheduled Primary & Secondary School Holidays

The scheduled school holidays for 2024 will be as follows:

Youth Day Jul 2024
Day After National Day (TBC) TBD
Teachers’ Day Fri Sep 2024
Children’s Day
(for primary schools and primary sections of full schools only)
Fri Oct 2024


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Public Holidays 2023

Term I New Year’s Day Mon 1 Jan 2024
Chinese New Year Sat 10 Feb 2024
Sun 11 Feb 2024*
Term II Good Friday Fri 29 Mar 2024
Hari Raya Puasa Wed 10 Apr 2024
Labour Day Wed 1 May 2024
Vesak Day Thu 23 May 2024
Term III Hari Raya Haji Mon 17 Jun 2024
National Day Fri 9 Aug 2024
Term IV Deepavali Thu 31 Oct 2024
Christmas Day Wed 25 Dec 2024

* Monday, 12 Feb will be a public holiday.


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