Holidays

School holidays in the Canton of Zurich

Holidays in the Canton of Zurich follow the "perpetual holiday calendar". It is based upon calendar weeks in accordance with the DIN standard and determines the dates for holidays as follows:

Sports holidays: Calendar weeks 7, 8 and 9 (one or two)
Spring holidays: Calendar weeks 17 and 18 (and/or 16 and 17)
Summer holidays: Calendar weeks 29 until and including week 33
Autumn holidays: Calendar weeks 41 and 42

Cantonal intermediate schools and the school communities in the Canton of Zurich adhere to this structure, with few local exceptions (e.g. hay holidays). Please find the details of school holidays of the intermediate schools and school communities (listed according to district) on the following pages.