Basic Education Releases New School Calendar 2024/2025

The Department of Basic Education (DBE) has revealed the proposed school calendar for 2024.

According to the calendar, learners will have a total of 199 days of school attendance, making the school year consist of 43 weeks.

SA Dept. of Basic Education calender 2024

Learners are set to start their academic year on 17 January and the year will then run until 13 December.

Terms are arranged as follows:

  • Term 1: 17 January to 27 March
  • Term 2: 9 April to 28 June
  • Term 3: 23 July to 4 October
  • Term 4: 15 October to 13 December

Interested persons and organisations are invited to comment on the proposed calendar in writing.

Comments must be directed to the Director-General, Department of Basic Education, for the attention of Mr Sihle Mlambo at email:, and cc

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