Month: March 2019

School Terms 2019 with School Holidays (SA)

South Africa has two different school calendars systems. The School Calendar for the Government or Public schools breaks the year into four terms, and that for the Private schools breaks the year into three or four terms. Most students attend Read More

School Terms 2020 with School Holidays (SA)

Government School Terms 2020 Note: Teachers re-open 2 days earlier (than the students) on January 13, 2020. They likewise vacate 2 days late before the Christmas holidays on Dec 4, 2020. This implies Teachers spend a sum of 4 additional Read More

New Year 2020 (South Africa)

New Year’s Day is a public holiday; the first holiday of the Year. It is celebrated on January 1 with excitement and happiness not only in South Africa but globally. New Year’s Day marks the start of the New Year Read More

Mother’s Day 2019 (South Africa)

Mother’s Day is a very special celebration honoring the mother of the family, as well as motherhood, maternal bonds, and the influence of mothers in our society. It is celebrated on various days in many parts of the world, yet Read More

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Father’s Day 2019 (South Africa)

Father’s Day is a special celebration honoring fathers and celebrating fatherhood, paternal bonds, and the influence of fathers in society. It acknowledges and appreciates the important role fathers play in raising children. Father’s Day complements Mother’s Day, a celebration honoring Read More

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Christmas 2019 (South Africa)

Christmas Day, celebrated on December 25 is a public holiday in South Africa. On this day Christians commemorate the birth of Jesus Christ in Bethlehem. The date is traditional and is not considered to be the actual date of his Read More