This term is lasting for 13 weeks with the closing date slated for 21/4/
This revision of the term dates according to the ministry is in a bid to normalize the school calendar which was disrupted by the covid 19 pandemic in 2020.
After the Education stake-holders’ consultation,the revised term dates were agreed on in order to cover the remaining two terms of 2020 school calendar .
This was also meant to stabilize school calendar by December 2020.
To this effect, learners will break for halfterm on 23/3/2023 .This will be a 3 day break that will see learners resume back on 26/3/2023.
The KCSE and KCPE national Examinations will begin in the month of November and end in mid December, 2023.
KCPE examinations dates; :
From 6/11/2023: end on 9/11/2023
KCSE examination dates 2023
Will be done from 10/11/2023:;end on 1/12/2023.
The marking of the national examinations will not spill over to 2024.
Marking of kcse national Examinations
Will be marked from 4/12/2023 to 22/22/2023
The ministry of education released a circular slated ;
‘RE: SCHOOL CALENDARS FOR YEARS 2020, 2021, 2022 AND 2023- REVISED TERM DATES FOR PRE-PRIMARY, PRIMARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOLS AND TEACHERS TRAINING COLLEGES’.
THE 2023 TERM DATES FOR ALL LEARNERS
|Activity||Opening Dates||Closing Dates||Duration|
|Term 1||23/1/2023||21/4/2023||13 weeks|
|Half-term Break||23/3/2023||26/3/2023||3 days|
|Term 2||8/5/2023||11/8/2023||13 weeks|
|Half-term Break||29/6/2023||2/7/2023||3 days|
|Term 3||28/8/2023||3/11/2023||10 weeks|
|KCSE||10/11/2023||1/12/2023||3 weeks 1 day|
|KCSE MARKING||4/12/2023||22/12/2023||3 weeks|