Proposed 2025/2026 Calendar

The Greater Victoria School District is asking students, staff, and families to provide feedback on the proposed calendar for the 2025/2026 school year as detailed below. Dates have been selected in collaboration with neighbouring districts in Saanich (School District #63) and Sooke (School District #62) to align calendar dates, including spring and winter breaks, as much as possible.

All feedback can be submitted through email to by Friday, May 31, 2024, at 4 pm. The calendars will be finalized in June 2024.

2025/2026 School Year Calendar
Professional Development Days (Non-instructional Days)Monday, September 22, 2025
Friday, October 24, 2025
Friday, November 21, 2025
Friday, February 13, 2026
Friday, May 15, 2026
One additional day to be chosen by each school
School Opening DayTuesday, September 2, 2025
National Day for Truth and ReconciliationTuesday, September 30, 2025
ThanksgivingMonday, October 13, 2025
Remembrance DayTuesday, November 11, 2025
Last day of class before Winter vacationFriday, December 19, 2025
Schools re-open after Winter vacationMonday, January 5, 2026
Family DayMonday, February 16, 2026
Last day of class before Spring vacationFriday, March 13, 2026
Schools re-open after Spring vacationMonday, March 30, 2026
Good FridayFriday, April 3, 2026
Easter MondayMonday, April 6, 2026
Victoria DayMonday, May 18, 2026
Last days of school for studentsThursday, June 25, 2026
Administrative Day and School ClosingFriday, June 26, 2026


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