Term dates can vary according to each school’s requirements due to Professional Learning Days scheduled locally.

Below is an indicative time frame outlined by Catholic Schools Parramatta Diocese.

School term dates and holidays are generally the same as government schools but please contact the school for specific term dates.

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Students lying on floor to write at Mother Teresa Catholic Primary School Westmead

Key Dates for 2024

Term 1

Open School Information session Thursday, 7 March
Good Friday - School closed Friday, 29 March
Easter Monday - School closed Monday, 1 April
Celebration of Learning
Open learning studios for all parents.
Wednesday, 3 April
Parent University
Occupational therapy and speech pathology support
Wednesday, 3 April
Easter Mass
Thursday, 4 April
Last day of Term 1
Thursday, 11 April
Staff development day
Friday, 12 April

Term 2

Staff Development Day Monday, 29 April
Students return to school Tuesday, 30 April
Year 6 Camp 30 April - 31 April
Mother's Day Stall Wednesday, 8 May
Mother's Day Liturgy Thursday, 9 May
Family Fun Disco Night Friday, 17 May
School Photo Day Monday, 20 May
Feast of Sacred Heart Friday, 7 June
Celebration of Learning - Open Learning Studios Wednesday, 26 June
Parent/Teacher/Student interviews 1st of July to 5th of July

Term 3

Staff Development Day Monday, 22 July
First day of Term 3 for students Tuesday, 23 July
Virtual Puberty Parent/Child evening 7 August & 8 August
Father's Day Liturgy Thursday, 29 August
Father's Day Stall Friday, 30 August
MTP Colour Challenge Fun Day - Sports Day Monday, 2 September
Mother Teresa Primary Feast Day Thursday, 5 December
Book Week Parade Wednesday, 21 August
Celebration of Learning - Open Learning Studios Wednesday, 18 September
Last day of Term 3 for students Friday, 27 September

Term 4

Staff Development Day Monday, 14 October
First day of Term 4 for students Tuesday, 15 October
MTP Writers’ Festival Student Book launch Friday, 25 October
End of Year school Mass Wednesday, 11 December
Celebration of Learning - Open Learning Studios Wednesday, 11 December
Year 6 Graduation Mass Monday, 16 December
Year 6 Fun Day TUesday, 17 December
Last day of Term 4 for students Wednesday, 18 December
School Closed Thursday, 19 December

Term Dates

2024 2025
Term 1
Tuesday, 30 January* to
Friday, 12 April
Term 1
Friday, 31 January* to
Friday, 11 April
(Check with school for starting dates)
Term 2
Monday, 29 April* to
Friday, 5 July
Term 2 Monday, 28 April* to
Friday, 04 July
Term 3 Monday, 22 July* to
Friday, 27 September
Term 3
Monday, 21 July* to
Friday, 26 September
Term 4 Monday, 14 October to
Friday, 20 December
Term 4
Monday, 13 October to
Friday, 19 December

*Pupil free days such as Staff Development Days, usually occur at the beginning of Terms 1, 2 and 3 and the last two days of the school year. Please check with the school, as these dates can vary from school to school.

NSW Public Holidays

2024 2025
New Year’s Day Monday, 01 January Wednesday, 01 January
Additional public holiday for New Year's Day - -
Australia Day Friday, 26 January Monday, 27 January
Good Friday Friday, 29 March Friday, 18 April
Easter Saturday Saturday, 30 March Saturday, 19 April
Easter Sunday Sunday, 31 March Sunday, 20 April
Easter Monday Monday, 1 April Monday, 21 April 
Anzac Day Thursday, 25 April Friday, 25 April
King's Birthday Monday, 10 June Monday, 9 June
Labour Day Monday, 07 October Monday, 06 October
Christmas Day Wednesday, 25 December Thursday, 25 December
Boxing Day Thursday, 26 December Friday, 26 December

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