Day care and education

The municipality decides on the working and holiday days in pre-school and basic education within the limits set by the Basic Education Act.

There are 190 working days in the academic year of the basic education, of which, according to the Basic Education Act, Independence Day, Epiphany and May Day, which occur on a working day other than Saturday, are deducted. School work for the school year is always completed on the last working day of the week 22, which is Saturday.

The school year of 2021-2022

  • The fall semester begins on Wednesday, 11 August 2021.
  • The fall holiday is from 25 to 29 October 2021 (week 43).
  • The fall semester ends on Wednesday, 22 December 2021.
  • The spring semester begins on Monday, 10 January 2022.
  • The sport holiday is from 21 to 25 February 2022 (week 8).
  • The school year ends on Saturday, 4 June 2022.

In pre-school education, the period follows the above, but the spring season ends on Tuesday, 31 May 2022.

The school year of 2022-2023

  • The fall semester begins on Wednesday, 10 August 2022.
  • The fall holiday is from 24 to 28 October 2022 (week 43).
  • The fall semester ends on Wednesday, 21 December 2022.
  • The spring semester begins on Monday, 9 January 2023.
  • The sport holiday is from 20 to 24 February 2023 (week 8).
  • The school year ends on Saturday, 3 June 2023.

In pre-school education, the period follows the above, but the spring season ends on Wednesday, 31 May 2023.