Official vacation dates 2016/17
Please remember to check our calendar - click here
| Autumn Holiday||15 - 23 October 2016|
| Christmas Holiday||24 December 2016 - 8 January 2017|| |
| Spring Holiday||18 February - 26 February 2017|| |
| Easter Holiday||14 - 17 April 2017|| |
| May Holiday|
22 April - 7 May 2017 *
| ||Note: DP2 exams will take place in the May holiday|
| Ascension||25 & 26 May 2017|
| Pentecost ||5 June 2017|| |
All students are expected to be available to be in school until 21 July 2017
Students are expected for the new school year on Wednesday 6 September 2017
* Please note the standard Dutch May vacation is 22 - 30 April, it is a school arrangement to close on from 22 April - 07 May.
The school may also close for staff training, meeting and other circumstances. These dates will be updated in the school calendar as soon as they are known.
10 October: the school will be closed for MYP students on the 10 October due to tInservice Training. Some DP lessons may go ahead.
21 April: due to activities in the Maartenscollege the ISG will be provisonally closed. Please check our calendar for definative confirmation.
Absence from school outside these vacation dates is not permitted under Dutch regulations.
Under extraordinary circumstances permission maybe obtained directly from the Head of School -see here
Provisional vacation dates 2017/18
Autumn Holiday: 21 - 29 October 2017
Christmas Holiday: 23 December 2017 - 7 January 2018
Spring Holiday: 24 February - 4 March 2018
May Holiday: 28 April - 6 May 2017 (maybe extended by an extra week)
Summer Holiday: 21 July - 2 September 2017
Please note: Provisional dates for all future vacations are always available from the official Dutch ministry website. Please look at this site for more details (in Dutch only) - please note that the international school Groningen is a 'VO' school in region 'noord'.
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Please note: where there is conflicting information the online calendar takes preference.
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