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Zurich School Holidays 2020 and 2021

This page contains a calendar of all 2020 and 2021 school holidays in Zurich. These dates are unlikely to be modified. However, please check back regularly for any updates that may occur.

Generally, the holiday dates announced at the canton level don’t change very often. However, we encourage you to check back regularly for any amendments that may occur, and to consult the Zurich canton education website.

School Year 2020-2021

School HolidaysStartsFinishes
First Day of School17 Aug 2020
(Mon)
Autumn Holidays5 Oct 2020
(Mon)
16 Oct 2020
(Fri)
Christmas Holidays21 Dec 2020
(Mon)
1 Jan 2021
(Fri)
Sports Holidays15 Feb 2021
(Mon)
26 Feb 2021
(Fri)
Easter Holidays1 Apr 2021
(Thu)
5 Apr 2021
(Mon)
Spring Holidays26 Apr 2021
(Mon)
7 May 2021
(Fri)
Ascension Holidays13 May 2021
(Thu)
14 May 2021
(Fri)
Summer Holidays19 Jul 2021
(Mon)
20 Aug 2021
(Fri)

School Year 2021-2022

School HolidaysStartsFinishes
First Day of School23 Aug 2021
(Mon)
Autumn Holidays11 Oct 2021
(Mon)
22 Oct 2021
(Fri)
Christmas Holidays20 Dec 2021
(Mon)
31 Dec 2021
(Fri)
Sports Holidays14 Feb 2022
(Mon)
25 Feb 2022
(Fri)
Spring Holidays14 Apr 2022
(Thu)
29 Apr 2022
(Fri)
Ascension Holidays26 May 2022
(Thu)
27 May 2022
(Fri)
Summer Holidays18 Jul 2022
(Mon)
19 Aug 2022
(Fri)

Please visit stadt-zuerich.ch for the original release of the 2020-2021 approved calendar and 2021-2022 approved calendar.