School holiday calendar, for the current quarter in Ghana
Source: Ministry of Education
Beginning Sept 2018, all senior high schools (696) are to move from the current trimester system to the semester system
This new multiple "track" system makes the holiday calendar very intricate; please check with above links
calendar gazetted by the Ministry of Education as well as Ghana International School terms
Education is divided into three phases: basic education, secondary education, tertiary education (universities and colleges).
Education is compulsory between the ages of 4 and 15. The language of instruction is English
Amount of instructional hours: 1134
Schools may remain open on Saturday
One of nine major, government-sponsored indigenous languages is a compulsory subject for pupils in elementary education
Dates These dates are officially confirmed till Jan 2022 (but many contradictions result from the Covid epidemics)
Please note that authorities may take last-minute decisions; please double-check if this information is vital to you
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|July 19, 2021||Monday||mid-term holiday (end)|
|September 3, 2021||Friday||mid-term holiday (beginning)|