On the last day of each term school finishes at 2.20pm
Term 1: 28 January to 1 April (pupil free days Wednesday 27 Jan, Thursday 28 Jan, Friday 29 Jan)
Term 2: 19 April to 25 June
Term 3: 12 July to 17 September
Term 4: 4 October to 17 December
Each year government schools are provided with four student-free days for professional development, school planning and administration, curriculum development, and student assessment and reporting purposes. The first day of Term 1 is a student-free day in all government schools to allow for appropriate planning to take place for the arrival of students. The remaining three student-free days are determined by each individual school.