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Israel School Holidays 2022 and 2023

This page contains a calendar of all 2022 and 2023 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 2022-2023

School HolidaysStartsFinishes
First Day of School1 Sep 2022
(Thu)
Rosh Hashanah Break25 Sep 2022
(Sun)
27 Sep 2022
(Tue)
Yom Kippur Break4 Oct 2022
(Tue)
5 Oct 2022
(Wed)
Sukkot Break9 Oct 2022
(Sun)
18 Oct 2022
(Tue)
Hanukkah Break20 Dec 2022
(Tue)
26 Dec 2022
(Mon)
Purim Break6 Mar 2023
(Mon)
8 Mar 2023
(Wed)
Passover Break28 Mar 2023
(Tue)
13 Apr 2023
(Thu)
Shavout Break25 May 2023
(Thu)
27 May 2023
(Sat)
Summer Break (High Schools)21 Jun 2023
(Wed)
31 Aug 2023
(Thu)
Summer Break (Elementary Schools)1 Jul 2023
(Sat)
31 Aug 2023
(Thu)

Please visit education.gov.il for the original release for State school year 2022-2023.

 

Arab Schools — School Year 2022-2023

School HolidaysStartsFinishes
First Day of School1 Sep 2022
(Thu)
Winter Break12 Dec 2022
(Mon)
8 Jan 2023
(Sun)
Spring Break4 Apr 2023
(Tue)
21 Apr 2023
(Fri)
Summer Break (High Schools)21 Jun 2023
(Wed)
31 Aug 2023
(Thu)
Summer Break (Elementary Schools)1 Jul 2023
(Sat)
31 Aug 2023
(Thu)

Please visit education.gov.il for the original release for Arab school year 2022-2023.

 

Druze Schools — School Year 2022-2023

School HolidaysStartsFinishes
First Day of School1 Sep 2022
(Thu)
Winter Break (High Schools)22 Dec 2022
(Thu)
9 Jan 2023
(Mon)
Winter Break (Elementary Schools)23 Dec 2022
(Fri)
6 Jan 2023
(Fri)
Spring Break28 Mar 2023
(Tue)
14 Apr 2023
(Fri)
Summer Break (High Schools)21 Jun 2023
(Wed)
31 Aug 2023
(Thu)
Summer Break (Elementary Schools)1 Jul 2023
(Sat)
1 Aug 2023
(Tue)

Please visit education.gov.il for the original release for Druze school year 2022-2023.