School holiday calendar, for the current quarter in India (Puducherry)
Source: calendars gazetted by the respective Departments of Education
Each state carries its own specific set of holidays, please scroll to the concerned state
Schools have been shut 25 weeks due to Covid epidemics
Summer school holidays vary for Indian schools due to different weather conditions in different parts of the country at the same time.
In northern India, schools end in mid-May and start in the first week of July, except in the Kashmir Valley, where the summer holidays last 10 days. Instead, schools in the Kashmir region are closed from mid-December (late December) to late February (early March) as a winter holiday.
Also in central India, the summer holidays start in mid-April (late April) and end in mid-June (end of June).
In southern India, schools end in the last week of March (early April) and start again in early June
Dates to be double checked 2021 as calendars are being affected by the Covid epidemics
Please note that authorities may take last-minute decisions; please double-check if this information is vital to you
|October 1, 2021||Friday||mid-term holiday (beginning)|
|October 15, 2021||Friday||mid-term holiday (end)|
|October 22, 2021||Friday||mid-term holiday (beginning)|
|November 5, 2021||Friday||school holiday|
|November 8, 2021||Monday||mid-term holiday (end)|
|November 29, 2021||Monday||school holiday|
|December 17, 2021||Friday||Christmas holiday (beginning)|