Term Dates


Term Dates 2017 – 2018

Autumn Term 

Term 1 Return to school on 6th September 2017
Mid Term Break 23rd October – 27th October 2017
Second half Term 1 30th October  – 19th December 2017 (2pm)  School closes for Christmas Holidays 
 Closures  No public holidays fall in term time

Spring Term

First half
 Return to School on 4th January 2018
Mid Term Break 19th February – 23rd February 2018
Second half
26th February – 29th March (2pm) School Closes for Easter Holidays
 Closures  No public holidays fall in term time

Spring Term

Return to School
17th April 2018
Summer Holidays  21st June 2018  (2pm) School Closes for Summer Holidays
 Closures Tuesday 1st May – Labour Day
Monday 28th May – Kataclysmos – Pentecost Monday
 Summer School  25th June 2018 – 27th July 2018

Cyprus Calendar 2017 – 2018
Sunday 1st October – Cyprus Independence Day
Saturday 28th October – OXI Day (Parade)
Monday 25th December – Christmas Day
Tuesday 26th December – Boxing Day
Monday 1st January – New Year’s Day
Saturday 6th January – Epiphany
Saturday 17th February – Carnival
Monday 19th February – Green Monday
Sunday 25th March – Greek Independence Day (Parade) – During term time
Sunday 1st April – Cyprus National Holiday
Friday 6th April – Good Friday
Saturday 7th April– Holy Saturday
Sunday 8th April – Easter Sunday
Monday 9th April – Easter Monday
Tuesday 10th April – Easter Tuesday
Tuesday 1st May – Labour Day
Monday 28th May – Kataclysmos – Pentecost Monday

Please note that TLC Private School Term Dates observe the Greek Orthodox Church’s calendar and in accordance with Ministry of Education expectations, will close on these and public holidays.

There will be some non-religious days when the Cyprus public schools are closed but TLC Private School remains open.

The above dates are accurate at the time of publication but the school reserves the right to amend them in the light of changing circumstances. Students must be in attendance at school from the first day.

Absence: Attendance is a legal requirement of all students until the legal age at which they may leave school. Attendance registers are kept in accordance with the law and actual attendance reported to parents.

Attendance is also noted on school leaving certificates. All absences must be explained by letter or email. It is important that the school is able to demonstrate its commitment to the principles and legalities of regular attendance.

Examination Students: For examination year students, additional lessons may be provided and the days of attendance will be arranged to meet the examination schedule which follows dates published across the international community of schools and is not specific to TLC Private School.

 

Staff are called in for training purposes (Professional Development Days) as follows:

4th & 5th September 2017
3rd January 2018
16th April 2018
22nd June 2018

Term Dates 2018 – 2019

Autumn Term 

Term 1

Close for Mid Term Break

Return to school on 5th September 2018

26th October 2018 (2pm close)

Second half Term 1

Close for Christmas Holidays 

Return to School 5th November  2018

19th December 2018 (2pm close)   

 Closures 1 October – Cyprus Independence Day

Spring Term

First half
Return to School on 8th January 2019
Close for Mid Term Break 22nd February 2019 (2pm close)
Second half

Close for Easter Holidays

Return to School 4th March 2019

19th April 2019 (2pm close)

 Closures 11 March – Green Monday

25 March – Greek Independence Day

Spring Term

Return to School
Return to school on 6th May 2019
Close for Summer Holidays  20th June 2019  (2pm close)
 Closures 1 April – Cyprus National Holiday

17 June – Orthodox Pentecost Monday

 Summer School  24th June – 29th July 2019

Cyprus Calendar 2018 – 2019
1 October – Cyprus Independence Day
28 October – Ochi Day
24 December – Christmas Eve
25 December – Christmas Day
26 December – Boxing Day
31 December – New Year’s Eve
1 January – New Year’s Day
6 January – Epiphany
11 March – Green Monday
25 March Greek Independence Day
1 April Cyprus National Holiday
26 April Good Friday (Orthodox)
27 April Holy Saturday (Orthodox)
28 April Easter Sunday (Orthodox)
29 April Easter Monday (Orthodox)
30 April Orthodox Easter Tuesday (banks only)
1 May Labour Day/May Day
17 June Orthodox Pentecost Monday
15 August Assumption of the Virgin Mary

Please note that TLC Private School Term Dates observe the Greek Orthodox Church’s calendar and in accordance with Ministry of Education expectations, will close on these and public holidays.

There will be some non-religious days when the Cyprus public schools are closed but TLC Private School remains open.

The above dates are accurate at the time of publication but the school reserves the right to amend them in the light of changing circumstances. Students must be in attendance at school from the first day.

Absence: Attendance is a legal requirement of all students until the legal age at which they may leave school. Attendance registers are kept in accordance with the law and actual attendance reported to parents.

Attendance is also noted on school leaving certificates. All absences must be explained by letter or email. It is important that the school is able to demonstrate its commitment to the principles and legalities of regular attendance.

Examination Students: For examination year students, additional lessons may be provided and the days of attendance will be arranged to meet the examination schedule which follows dates published across the international community of schools and is not specific to TLC Private School.

Staff are called in for training purposes (Professional Development Days) as follows:

3rd & 4th September 2018
7th  January 2019
21st June 2019
3rd May 2019