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Published by Afterschool.my on Aug 19, 2020, 11:21 am
The dates for the new school year have been amended due to the effects of Covid-19.
2021 school year is scheduled to begin on 20th Jan 2021 and end on 9th Dec 2021 for schools in Johor, Kelantan, Kedah and Terengganu. For schools in other states, the school year is schedule to begin on 20th Jan and end on 10th Dec.
This is to ensure there are still 194 school days in the academic calendar.
Ministry of Education has also coordinated festival holidays such as Chinese New Year, Hari Raya Aidil Fitri, Kaamatan Day, Hari Gawai Dayak, Deepavali and Christmas into the 2021 academic calendar.
In addition, schools are required to follow the additional holidays allocated by the Ministry of Education for Chinese New Year, Hari Raya Aidil Fitri and Deepavali.
These additional holidays allocated are not to be replaced.
For more details, kindly visit Takwim Sekolah 2021.
Hopefully, 2021 will be a better year for students as well as the teaching staff!