Japan (Chugoku)'s School holiday calendar

School holiday calendar, for the current quarter in Japan (Chugoku)

Source: www.mext.go.jp
vacations for all other prefectures can be viewed on https://meikaij.com/events/2016-natuyasumi-itukara/
applies to Tokyo region public schools, as gazetted by the Ministry of Education
different calendars according to climate (Northern or Southern regions)
Summer vacations apply to the whole country
From 2018, local education boards will be allowed to set summer holidays at different times of the year
international schools have specific calendars
Uniforms are required, and there are extensive rules for hair styles, shoes, socks, skirt length, make-up, accessories, and more
schools are open on Saturday in Tokyo, Tochigi, Saitama, Kanagawa, Kyoto, Osaka, Okayama, Hiroshima, Yamaguchi, Fukuoka, Saga, Kumamoto

PISA ranking (average 493): 538 (second best WW)
Schooling is mandatory till age 14-15
School day duration: 6:30 hours
number of instructional hours per year in lower secondary education: 600
Computer to student ratio: 1:3
University of Tokyo ranking: Times Higher Education #11/QS ranking #--/Shanghai #20

Dates These dates are officially confirmed till Jan 2023 in Shinjuku

Please note that authorities may take last-minute decisions; please double-check if this information is vital to you
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Date Weekday Name
April 25, 2022Mondayspring holiday (end)