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French School Holidays in Zone B (Alpes-Maritimes and Var)
The school calendar for the Côte d'Azur: when schools of the Riviera close for vacations and the children are on holiday. The calendar includes the dates of summer holidays, half-term, the spring break and the Christmas break...
These are the dates for Government School Calendar in Zone B which includes the Alpes-Maritimes and Var.
- Schools in France are closed on national public (bank) holiday days
- For information on schools in other zones, refer to the French Government Department of Education website (in French)
Private schools may have slightly different dates for the school vacations; you will need to check with the relevant school.
Alpes-Maritimes and Var School Holidays
|Zone B: School Year 2014-2015|
|Back to School||Tuesday 2 September 2014|
|Half Term (Toussaint)||Saturday 18 October 2014
Monday 3 November 2014
|Christmas (Noël)||Saturday 20 December 2014
Monday 5 January 2015
|Winter Half Term (Hiver)||Saturday 21 February 2015
Monday 9 March 2015
|Easter (Printemps)||Saturday 25 April 2015
Monday 11 May 2015
|Summer Holidays Begin||Saturday 4 July 2015|
|Zone B: School Year 2015-2016|
|Back to School||Tuesday 1 September 2015|
|Half Term (Toussaint)||Saturday 17 October 2015
Monday 2 November 2015
|Christmas (Noël)||Saturday 19 December 2015
Monday 4 January 2016
|Winter Half Term (Hiver)||Saturday 6 February 2016
Monday 22 February 2016
|Easter (Printemps)||Saturday 2 April 2016
Monday 18 April 2016
|Summer Holidays Begin||Tuesday 5 July 2016|
The dates above indicate the final day of school and the day classes resume for a new term.