425 Belgrave - Gembrook Road, Emerald, VIC 3782

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Emerald Secondary College
Access to Excellence

Term Dates

Emerald Secondary College Term Dates

The first day of Term 1 is a student-free day in all government schools to allow for appropriate ​planning to take place for the arrival of students. Each year government schools are provided with four student-free days for professional development, school planning and administration, curriculum development, and student assessment and reporting purposes.

The remaining three student-free days are determined by each individual school, so contact your school for details.


TermStart DateEnd DateTerm Length
1Monday 29th January 2018Thursday 29th March 20188 Weeks
2Monday 16th April 2018Friday 29th June 201810 Weeks
3Monday 16th July 2018Friday 21st September 20189 Weeks
4Monday 8th October 2018Friday 21st December 201810 Weeks