Term Dates – British Curriculum School in Dubai | Hartland International School

School Term Dates at Hartland International

2017 – 2018 Academic Year
Winter Term 2017
Year 1 – Year 8 New Students Induction Tuesday 5 September First day of academic year
Term Start for all Students Yr 1 – Yr 8 Wednesday 6 September
Start of Term for Foundation Stage Sunday 10 September
Al Hijri (Islamic New Year)* Friday 22 September*
Whole Staff Training Thursday 5 October – no school for students
Half Term Sunday 29 October – Thursday 2 November (inclusive)
Whole Staff Training Sunday 5 November – no school for students
Commemoration Day* Thursday 30th November*
Prophet’s Birthday* Thursday 30 November or Friday 1 December*
National Day* Saturday 2 December and Sunday 3 December*
End of Term Thursday 14 December
Spring Term 2018
Term Starts Sunday 7 January 2018
Half Term Sunday 11 February – Thursday 15 February (inclusive)
End of Term Thursday 22 March
Summer Term 2018
Term Starts Sunday 8 April
Ramadan starts* Tuesday 15 May*
Al Esra Wa Al Miraj Day* 
Whole Staff Training
Wednesday 30 and Thursday 31 May – no school for students
Eid al-Fitr* Thursday 14 June – Sunday 17 June*
End of Term Thursday 5 July (Last day of academic year)

*Actual dates of Islamic observances and National Holidays will be confirmed by The Ministry of Education closer to the time