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Turkey School Holidays 2019 and 2020

This page contains a calendar of all 2019 and 2020 school holidays in Turkey. These dates are unlikely to be modified by the Ministry of National Education. However, please check back regularly for any updates that may occur.

Academic Year 2018-2019

School HolidaysStartsFinishes
First Day of School17 Sep 2018
(Mon)
Winter Holidays21 Jan 2019
(Mon)
1 Feb 2019
(Fri)
Summer Holidays17 Jun 2019
(Mon)
6 Sep 2019
(Fri)

Academic Year 2019-2020

School HolidaysStartsFinishes
First Day of School9 Sep 2019
(Mon)
Semester 1 Holidays18 Nov 2019
(Mon)
22 Nov 2019
(Fri)
Winter Holidays20 Jan 2020
(Mon)
31 Jan 2020
(Fri)
Semester 2 Holidays6 Apr 2020
(Mon)
10 Apr 2020
(Fri)
Summer Holidays22 Jun 2020
(Mon)
6 Sep 2020
(Sun)

Please visit meb.gov.tr for the original release of the 2018-2019 approved calendar and 2019-2020 approved calendar.