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Israel School Holidays 2021 and 2022

This page contains a calendar of all 2021 and 2022 school holidays for Israel. These dates are unlikely to be modified by the Ministry of Education. However, please check back regularly for any updates that may occur.

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State Schools — School Year 2021-2022

School HolidaysStartsFinishes
First Day of School1 Sep 2021
(Wed)
Rosh Hashanah Break6 Sep 2021
(Mon)
8 Sep 2021
(Wed)
Yom Kippur Break15 Sep 2021
(Wed)
16 Sep 2021
(Thu)
Sukkot Break20 Sep 2021
(Mon)
29 Sep 2021
(Wed)
Hanukkah Break30 Nov 2021
(Tue)
6 Dec 2021
(Mon)
Purim Break16 Mar 2022
(Wed)
18 Mar 2022
(Fri)
Passover Break7 Apr 2022
(Thu)
23 Apr 2022
(Sat)
Shavout Break5 Jun 2022
(Sun)
6 Jun 2022
(Mon)
Summer Break (High Schools)21 Jun 2022
(Tue)
31 Aug 2022
(Wed)
Summer Break (Elementary Schools)1 Jul 2022
(Fri)
31 Aug 2022
(Wed)

Please visit education.gov.il for the original release for State school year 2021-2022.

 

Arab Schools — School Year 2021-2022

School HolidaysStartsFinishes
First Day of School1 Sep 2021
(Wed)
Winter Break24 Dec 2021
(Fri)
8 Jan 2022
(Sat)
Spring Break1 Apr 2022
(Fri)
19 Apr 2022
(Tue)
Summer Break (High Schools)21 Jun 2022
(Tue)
31 Aug 2022
(Wed)
Summer Break (Elementary Schools)1 Jul 2022
(Fri)
31 Aug 2022
(Wed)

Please visit education.gov.il for the original release for Arab school year 2021-2022.

 

Druze Schools — School Year 2021-2022

School HolidaysStartsFinishes
First Day of School1 Sep 2021
(Wed)
Winter Break31 Dec 2021
(Fri)
7 Jan 2022
(Fri)
Spring Break27 Mar 2022
(Sun)
16 Apr 2022
(Sat)
Summer Break (High Schools)21 Jun 2022
(Tue)
31 Aug 2022
(Wed)
Summer Break (Elementary Schools)1 Jul 2022
(Fri)
31 Aug 2022
(Wed)

Please visit education.gov.il for the original release for Druze school year 2021-2022.