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Academic Calendar 2016/2017

 Public Holidays (Not confirmed)
 School dates and events
 Start/End of terms
 School Holidays and Weekend
    September 2016   October 2016   November 2016   December 2016   January 2017  
Friday                     Friday
Saturday     1               Saturday
Sunday     2           1 Winter vacation Sunday
Monday     3           2 Winter vacation Monday
Tuesday     4   1 Parent Evening (Yrs 7-11)   3 Winter vacation Tuesday
Wednesday     5   2 Parent Evening (F-Yr3)     4 Winter vacation Wednesday
Thursday 1   6   3   1 Mid-Year examinations
Yrs 7-11
5 Winter vacation Thursday
Friday 2   7   4   2   6 Winter vacation Friday
Saturday 3   8   5   3   7 Winter vacation Saturday
Sunday 4 Years 7-11 commence 9 Introductory Evening
(KG/REC)
6 Health Week 4 Mid-Year examinations
Yrs 7-11
8 Term 2 commences/ International Week Sunday
Monday 5 Years 3-6 commence 10 Introductory Evening
(Years 1-3)
7 Health Week 5 Mid-Year examinations
Yrs 7-11
9 International Week Monday
Tuesday 6 Years 1-2 commence 11 Introductory Evening
(Years 4-6)
8 Health Week 6 Mid-Year examinations
Yrs 7-11
10 International Week Tuesday
Wednesday 7 Rec commence 12 Introductory Evening
(Years 7-11)
9 Health Week 7 Mid-Year examinations
Yrs 7-11
11 International Week Wednesday
Thursday 8 KG commence 13 Ar/Is whole school 10 Health Week 8 Mid-Year examinations
Yrs 7-11
12 International Week Thursday
Friday 9   14   11   9   13   Friday
Saturday 10   15   12   10   14   Saturday
Sunday 11 Eid Al Adha 16 Photo day: Rec & Yr 3 13   11 Prophet’s Birthday 15   Sunday
Monday 12 Eid Al Adha 17 Photo day: KG & Yr 4 14   12   16   Monday
Tuesday 13 Eid Al Adha 18 Photo day: Yrs 5, 6 & 7 15   13   17   Tuesday
Wednesday 14 Eid Al Adha 19 Photo day: Yrs 2 & 9 16   14   18   Wednesday
Thursday 15 Eid Al Adha 20 Photo day: Yrs 1 & 8 17 15 Mid-Year report 19   Thursday
Friday 16   21   18   16   20   Friday
Saturday 17   22   19   17   21   Saturday
Sunday 18   23 Book week 20 Maths Week 18 Winter vacation 22 Sunday
Monday 19   24 Book week 21 Maths Week 19 Winter vacation 23 Monday
Tuesday 20   25 Book week 22 Maths Week 20 Winter vacation 24 Tuesday
Wednesday 21   26 Book week 23 Maths Week 21 Winter vacation 25 Wednesday
Thursday 22   27 Book week 24 Maths Week 22 Winter vacation 26 Thursday
Friday 23   28   25   23 Winter vacation 27   Friday
Saturday 24   29   26   24 Winter vacation 28 Parents Day Saturday
Sunday 25   30 Interim Reports 27 Mid-Year examinations
Yrs 7-11
25 Winter vacation 29   Sunday
Monday 26   31 Parent Evening (Yrs 4-6) 28 Mid-Year examinations
Yrs 7-11
26 Winter vacation 30 Y9 Options Evening Monday
Tuesday 27       29 Mid-Year examinations
Yrs 7-11
27 Winter vacation 31   Tuesday
Wednesday 28       30 Mid-Year examinations
Yrs 7-11
28 Winter vacation     Wednesday
Thursday 29           29 Winter vacation     Thursday
Friday 30           30 Winter vacation     Friday
Saturday             31 Winter vacation     Saturday

Islamic holiday dates are subject to the lunar calendar, the dates of some events may therefore be subject to change, which will be communicated via school’s newsletter/website. Please also note, official holiday dates are also subject to change, at short notice, by the relevant Government Ministry; The Oxford Academy will not be responsible for any such changes.

 Public Holidays (Not confirmed)
 School dates and events
 Start/End of terms
 School Holidays and Weekend
    February 2017   March 2017   April 2017   May 2017   June 2017  
Friday                     Friday
Saturday         1           Saturday
Sunday         2         Sunday
Monday         3   1 Science Week     Monday
Tuesday         4   2 Science Week     Tuesday
Wednesday 1   1 Arabic Week 5   3 Science Week     Wednesday
Thursday 2   2 Arabic Week 6   4 Science Week 1 Yrs 3-10 Examinations/ Yrs 1 and 2 assessments Thursday
Friday 3   3   7   5   2   Friday
Saturday 4   4   8   6   3   Saturday
Sunday 5 5 9 History Week/Geography 7   4   Sunday
Monday 6   6   10 History Week/Geography 8   5   Monday
Tuesday 7   7   11 History Week/Geography 9   6   Tuesday
Wednesday 8   8   12 History Week/Geography 10   7   Wednesday
Thursday 9 9   13 History Week/Geography 11   8 Last day for students Thursday
Friday 10   10   14   12   9   Friday
Saturday 11   11   15   13   10   Saturday
Sunday 12 Sports Days: KG/REC-Yr2/Yr 11 Mock Exams 1 12 Islamic Week 16   14 Primary Revision Week 11   Sunday
Monday 13 Sports Days: Yrs 3-6/Yr 11 Mock Exams 1 13 Islamic Week 17   15 Primary Revision Week 12   Monday
Tuesday 14 Sports Days: Yrs 7-11/Yr 11 Mock Exams 1 14 Islamic Week 18   16 Primary Revision Week 13 Report card distribution/Parent query day Tuesday
Wednesday 15 Yr 11 Mock Exams 1 15 Islamic Week 19   17 Primary Revision Week 14 Report card distribution/Parent query day Wednesday
Thursday 16 Yr 11 Mock Exams 1 16 2nd Interim reports/Islamic Week 20   18   15 June last day for staff Thursday
Friday 17   17 Islamic Week 21   19   16   Friday
Saturday 18   18 Islamic Week 22   20   17   Saturday
Sunday 19 Kuwait Week 19 Islamic Week 23 Spring vacation 21 Yrs 3-10 Examinations/
Yrs 1 and 2 assessments
18   Sunday
Monday 20 Kuwait Week 20 Islamic Week 24 Spring vacation 22 Yrs 3-10 Examinations/
Yrs 1 and 2 assessments
19   Monday
Tuesday 21 Kuwait Week 21 Islamic Week 25 Spring vacation 23 Yrs 3-10 Examinations/
Yrs 1 and 2 assessments
20   Tuesday
Wednesday 22 Kuwait Week 22 Islamic Week 26 Spring vacation 24 Yrs 3-10 Examinations/
Yrs 1 and 2 assessments
21   Wednesday
Thursday 23 Mock Exam 1 Reports/Kuwait Week 23 Islamic Week 27 Spring vacation 25 Yrs 3-10 Examinations/
Yrs 1 and 2 assessments
22   Thursday
Friday 24   24   28 Spring vacation 26   23   Friday
Saturday 25 National & Liberation Days/Holiday Week 25   29 Spring vacation 27 Ramadan begins 24   Saturday
Sunday 26 National & Liberation Days/Holiday Week 26 Yr 11 Mock Exams 2 30

Term 3 commences/
Science Week

28 Yrs 3-10 Examinations/
Yrs 1 and 2 assessments
25   Sunday
Monday 27 National & Liberation Days/Holiday Week 27 Yr 11 Mock Exams 2     29 Yrs 3-10 Examinations/
Yrs 1 and 2 assessments
26   Monday
Tuesday 28 Arabic Week 28 Yr 11 Mock Exams 2     30 Yrs 3-10 Examinations/
Yrs 1 and 2 assessments
27   Tuesday
Wednesday     29 Yr 11 Mock Exams 2     31 Yrs 3-10 Examinations/
Yrs 1 and 2 assessments
28   Wednesday
Thursday     30 Yr 11 Mock Exams 2         29   Thursday
Friday     31           30   Friday
Saturday                     Saturday

Islamic holiday dates are subject to the lunar calendar, the dates of some events may therefore be subject to change, which will be communicated via school’s newsletter/website. Please also note, official holiday dates are also subject to change, at short notice, by the relevant Government Ministry; The Oxford Academy will not be responsible for any such changes.