School Holidays Poland

On this page is a overview of the school holidays in Poland in 2017 and 2018. Please pay attention to the substancial differences per region and/or community during the Winter Holiday. During the Winter Holiday the schools in every region are closed for twee weeks in the below mentioned period. 

Classes end on the last Friday of June. School activities start the first weekday of September. When the first day of September is on a Friday or Saturday, the lessons start on the first Monday after 1 September. 

The management of a school or institution is allowed to plan extra days off in a given school year, depending on the type of school:

  • 6 days - for primary schools, vocational schools, post-secondary education and institutions of vocational education and secondary education centers
  • to 8 days - high schools,
  • 10 days - secondary schools, lyceums, colleges, universities

School Holidays Poland 2017

Polish school holidays 2017 - All dates are subject to change
School HolidayStart dateEnd dateWeek
Christmas holiday 2016 23-12-2016 01-01-2017 52
Winter holiday 2017 16-01-2017 26-02-2017 3-8
REMARK: Every region: 2 weeks school holiday within this period (4 regions).
Summer holiday 2017 01-07-2017 31-08-2017 27-35
Easter holidays 2017 13-04-2017 18-04-2017 -
REMARK: Long weekend only.
Christmas holiday 2017 23-12-2017 01-01-2018 52

School Holidays Poland 2018

Polish school holidays 2018 - All dates are subject to change
School HolidayStart dateEnd dateWeek
Christmas holiday 2017 23-12-2017 01-01-2018 52
Winter holiday 2018 15-01-2018 23-02-2018 3-8
REMARK: Every region: 2 weeks school holiday within this period (4 regions).
Easter holidays 2018 29-03-2018 03-04-2018 -
REMARK: Long weekend only.
Summer holiday 2018 30-06-2018 31-08-2018 27-35
Christmas holiday 2018 23-12-2018 01-01-2019 52