Official vacation dates 2017/2018
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| Autumn Holiday||23 - 27 October 2017|
| Christmas Holiday||25 December 2017 - 5 January 2018|| |
| Spring Holiday||26 February 2018 - 2 March 2018|| |
| Easter Holiday||30 March 2018 - 2 April 2017|| |
| May Holiday|
23 April 2018 - 4 May 2018 *
| ||Note: DP2 exams will take place in the May holiday|
| Ascension||10 & 11 May 2018|
| Pentecost ||21 May 2018|| |
All students are expected to be available to be in school until 20 July 2018.
Students are expected for the new school year to be available from Monday 3 of September 2018
* Please note the standard Dutch May vacation is 28 - 6 April, it is a school arrangement to close on from 23 April - 4 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.
2 February 2018: the school will be closed for MYP students on the 16 October due to Inservice Training.
20 April 2018: 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 2018/2019
Autumn Holiday: 20 - 28 October 2018
Christmas Holiday: 22 December 2017 - 6 January 2019
Spring Holiday: 16 February - 24 February March 2019
May Holiday: 27 April - 5 May 2019 (maybe extended by an extra week)
Summer Holiday: 13 July - 25 August 2019
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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