Proposed 2026/2027 Calendar

The Greater Victoria School District is asking students, staff, and families to provide feedback on the proposed calendar for the 2026/2027 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.

2026/2027 School Year Calendar
Professional Development Days (Non-instructional Days)Monday, September 21, 2026
Friday, October 23, 2026
Friday, November 27, 2026
Friday, February 12, 2027
Friday, May 21, 2027
One additional day to be chosen by each school
School Opening DayTuesday, September 8, 2026
National Day for Truth and ReconciliationWednesday, September 30, 2026
ThanksgivingMonday, October 12, 2026
Remembrance DayWednesday, November 11, 2026
Last day of class before Winter vacationFriday, December 18, 2026
Schools re-open after Winter vacationMonday, January 4, 2027
Family DayMonday, February 15, 2027
Last day of class before Spring vacationFriday, March 12, 2027
Good FridayFriday, March 26, 2027
Easter MondayMonday, March 29, 2027
Schools re-open after Spring vacationWednesday, March 31, 2027
Victoria DayMonday, May 24, 2027
Last day of school for studentsThursday, June 24, 2027
Administrative Day and School ClosingFriday, June 25, 2027


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