VAS School Calendar

School Break Times:

School starts:             8.50am

Morning Interval:   10.30am – 10.50am

Lunch:                     12.30pm – 1.25pm

School finishes:      3.00pm


School Bell Times:

8.30 am Hand bell – entry into playground, NOT into buildings unless it is raining or on a teacher’s express permission.

8.50 am Bell – school starts – children hang up bags, coats, etc., and prepare for the day – teachers begin administration, roll, money, etc.

10.30 am Bell – morning interval

10.50 am Bell – classroom.

12.30 pm Bell – lunch break.

12.45 pm Bell – signal for eating lunch finished, playtime

1.20 pm Hand bell, prepare for afternoon

1.25 pm Bell – begin afternoon programme

3.00 pm Bell – home time.

Term Dates and Holidays for 2020

Term 1: Tuesday 4 February to Thursday 9 April 2020
~ Waitangi Day Thursday 6 February ’20
~ Good Friday 10 April
~ Easter Monday 13 April
~ Easter Tuesday 14 April
~ ANZAC Day Monday 27 April

Term 2: Tuesday 28 April to Friday 3 July 2020
~ Queen’s Birthday Monday 1 June ’20

Term 3: Monday 20 July to Friday 25 Sept 2020

Term 4: Monday 12 October to Wednesday 16 December 2020
~ Labour Day Monday 26 October ’20