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North Rhine-Westphalia School Holidays 2021 and 2022

This page contains a calendar of all 2021 and 2022 school holidays in North Rhine-Westphalia. These dates are unlikely to be modified. However, please check back regularly for any updates that may occur.

Generally, the holiday dates announced at the state level don’t change very often. However, we encourage you to check back regularly for any amendments that may occur, and to consult the North Rhine-Westphalia state education website.

School Year 2021-2022

School HolidaysStartsFinishes
First Day of School18 Aug 2021
(Wed)
Autumn Holidays11 Oct 2021
(Mon)
22 Oct 2021
(Fri)
Christmas Holidays24 Dec 2021
(Fri)
7 Jan 2022
(Fri)
Easter Holidays11 Apr 2022
(Mon)
22 Apr 2022
(Fri)
Summer Holidays27 Jun 2022
(Mon)
9 Aug 2022
(Tue)

School Year 2022-2023

School HolidaysStartsFinishes
First Day of School10 Aug 2022
(Wed)
Autumn Holidays4 Oct 2022
(Tue)
14 Oct 2022
(Fri)
Christmas Holidays23 Dec 2022
(Fri)
6 Jan 2023
(Fri)
Easter Holidays3 Apr 2023
(Mon)
14 Apr 2023
(Fri)
Pentecost Holidays29 May 2023
(Mon)
30 May 2023
(Tue)
Summer Holidays22 Jun 2023
(Thu)
4 Aug 2023
(Fri)

Please visit schulministerium.nrw.de for the original release of the 2021-2022 approved calendar and 2022-2023 approved calendar.