Important Dates and Observances

Primary Term Dates 2020

Date Event Campus
7 January - 27 March Primary Term One Sisia
17 March - 28 June School Shutdown due to COVID-19 Pandemic Sisia
29 June - 28 August Primary Term One Sisia
31 August - 18 December Primary Term Two Sisia
19 December - 4 January Primary End of Year Break (2 weeks) Sisia

Secondary Term Dates 2020

Date Event Campus
7 January - 17 March Secondary Term One Smith
17 March - 28 June School Shutdown due to COVID-19 Pandemic Smith
29 June - 18 December Secondary Term One & Two Smith
19 December - 4 January Secondary End of Year Break (2 weeks) Smith

Girls' Secondary Term Dates 2020

Date Event Campus
7 January - 17 March Secondary Term One Sisia
17 March - 28 June School Shutdown due to COVID-19 Pandemic Sisia
29 June - 18 December Secondary Term One & Two Sisia
19 December - 4 January Secondary End of Year Break (2 weeks) Sisia

School Holidays 2020 (please check before planning a visit)

Date Event Campus
17 March - 28 June School Shutdown due to COVID-19 Pandemic Sisia & Smith
19 December - 4 January Primary & Secondary End of Year Break (2 weeks) Sisia & Smith

Important Dates

Date Event Campus
13 December 2019 All campuses closed until January 2020 All
14 December 2019 All staff party All
2020
1 January New Years Day All
6 January Staff only day All
12 January Zanzibar Revolution Day All
18 January Parents' Expectations - Primary & Girls' Sisia
25 January Parents' Expectations - Secondary Smith
24 February - 6 March Annual Medical Checks All
7 April Karume Day All
9 April Holy Thursday (afternoon off) All
10 April Good Friday All
11 April Easter All
12 April Easter Monday All
26 April Union Day All
1 May Workers Day All
25 May Eid El-Fitr (depends on the sighting of moon) All
27 June Form 6 Farewell Lunch Smith
7 July Saba Saba All
31 July Eid El-Adha (depends on the sighting of moon) All
8 August Nane Nane All
10 October Form 4 Girls' Farewell Lunch Sisia
14 October Mwalimu Nyerere Day All
23 October St Jude's Day Celebration All
28 October Election Day All
29 October Maulid Day All
31 October Form 4 Boys' Farewell Lunch Smith
19 November Standard 7 Farewell Lunch Sisia
9 December Tanzania Mainland Independence Day All
19 December All campuses closed until January 2020 All
25 December Christmas All
26 December Boxing Day All