In the updated school term dates, the 2022 academic calendar year starts on 25th April 2022 and ends on the 25th of November 2022 to pave way for Grade 6 national summative exams, KCPE, and KCSE national examinations.
The Kenya School calendar will resume normal operation again in 2023 from 23rd January.
The 2022 school calendar is very unique in that there will be 3 national examinations in November and December just after 6 months of teaching and learning.
You can find a pdf version of the 2022/2023 academic calendar at the end of this article.
The Revised 2022 School Calendar
All pre-primary, primary, and secondary schools in Kenya will open for 2022 term 1 on 25th April 2022.
Term 1 in 2022 will run for 10 weeks, from 25th April to 1st July. Learners will then proceed for a 1-week holiday break from the 2nd of July to the 1oth of July 2022.
Term 1 has a 3 days half-term break which begins on 26/05/2022 and ends on 29/05/2022.
The school year in 2022 will begin on 25/04/2022 and ends on 25/11/2022.
Term 2, 2022 will start on 11th July and closes on 16th September 2022 after 10 weeks of teaching and learning. Term 2 mid-term break is slated for 11th August to 14th August 2022.