Academic year in schools in Ukraine began on September 3, 2018 and will run until 31 may 2019-mu. Holidays schedule sets forth each educational institution independently, in accordance with the Law of Ukraine on education. The total duration of kanimkul year shall not exceed 30 days.
Note that each trimester will last about 4-6 weeks and then a week’s vacation. The only exception was Christmas (2 weeks) and summer (3 months) vacations.
Holidays in 2018/19, in accordance with the recommendations of the Ministry of education:
First quarter: start September 3, 2018, as the first day of fall this year fell on Saturday. Training is likely to last until 26 October 2018;
Autumn holidays: October 29, 2018 to November 4, 2018, inclusive;
Second quarter: 5 November 2018 29 December 2018 (this day is a working Saturday for transfer output on 31.12.2018 year – Monday);
Winter vacation: from 30 December 2018 to 13 January 2019;
Third quarter: 14 January 2019 March 22, 2019;
Spring break: from March 25, 2019 until April 7, 2019;
Fourth quarter: 8 April 2019
The last bell will ring 24 or may 31, 2019
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Additional holidays in first grade this year will be held from 25 February to 3 March. Students schools will receive another day off on Monday, if the holiday falls on a Saturday or Sunday, so in General pupils will be 11 days off for the holidays.
Holiday weekends in the 2018-2019 school year:
New year – 1 January;
Christmas – 7 January;
International women’s day – 8 March;
Easter – April 28;
International labour day – 1 may;
Victory day in WWII on may 9;
Trinity – June 16;
The day of Constitution of Ukraine – 28 June;
The independence day of Ukraine – August 24;
The day of Defender of Ukraine on October 14.
Add that to the date of vacation only recommended by the Ministry of education, and a final decision on the timing and duration of holiday taking of the institution, and therefore will entertain children of different schools and different regions at different times, but only in the recommended framework.
Additional holidays or postponement of holidays in schools and other educational institutions are possible for the following reasons:
– Lowest temperature – minus 25 degrees for the elementary school; minus 28 degrees – for middle school; minus 30 degrees for students grades 10 and 11.
– The low temperature in the classroom: when the air temperature in the classrooms is below +18 degrees to hold classes is prohibited.
– Quarantine and the threshold incidence: quarantine can be declared in a separate school, separate district, city or region from-for excess of an epidemic threshold of disease in 25% of the total number of students.