School holidays Slovakia

Are you looking for the date of a specific school holiday in Slovakia? On holiday-calender.net you will find the school holidays in primary and general secondary education for the 2011/2012 school year.

School holidays Slovakia 2011-2012

School holiday Primary education General secondary education
Starting date of students’ school
year
2 September 2011 2 September 2011
End of students’ school year 30 June 2012 30 June 2012
Autumn holidays 2 days
28 – 31 October 2011
2 days
28 – 31 October 2011
Christmas/New Year 2 weeks
23 December 2011 –
5 January 2012
2 weeks
23 December 2011 –
5 January 2012
Winter/Carnival 1 day
3 February 2012
1 week, according regions:
20 – 24 February 2012
Bratislava, Nitra, Trnava
27 February – 2 March 2012
Košice, Prešov
5 – 9 March 2012
Banska Bystrica, Žilina, Trenčín
1 day
3 February 2012
1 week, according regions:
20 – 24 February 2012
Bratislava, Nitra, Trnava
27 February – 2 March 2012
Košice, Prešov
5 – 9 March 2012
Banska Bystrica, Žilina, Trenčín
Spring/Easter 4 days (Easter holidays)
5 – 10 April 2012
4 days (Easter holidays)
5 – 10 April 2012
Third term - -
Summer 9 weeks
2 July – 31 August 2012
9 weeks
2 July – 31 August 2012
Public/religious holidays 7 days
1 September 2011
15 September 2011
1 November 2011
17 November 2011
6 January 2012
1 May 2012
8 May 2012
7 days
1 September 2011
15 September 2011
1 November 2011
17 November 2011
6 January 2012
1 May 2012
8 May 2012
Starting date of teachers’
school year
Usually one week before
beginning of the school year
Usually one week before
beginning of the school year
End of teachers’ school year Usually, one week after summer holidays begin Usually, one week after summer
holidays begin

Additional notes:
Official school year: 1 September to 31 August. If 2 September is Friday, Saturday or Sunday starting date of school year is next Monday.

Following the Labour Code, teachers and head teachers of schools at primary and secondary levels have 8 weeks of
holidays per calendar year. They take it during the holidays. Usually, teachers work one week after beginning of summer
holidays and one week before the beginning of the school year.

Source: Eurydice