Kenya School Calendar 2023 and National Exams Dates

Plan your academic year with the latest Kenya School Calendar for 2023 and National Exams Dates. It features term dates for primary and secondary schools. Stay on top of important events and download the complete calendar in PDF format for easy access.

Ministry of Education Releases the Kenya School Calendar 2023

The Ministry of Education in Kenya has released the official 2023 school calendar with term dates for all primary and secondary schools in the country.

The new calendar marks a return to normalcy after the disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. In this article, we will provide you with all the important dates to help you plan your academic year.

Term 1 in 2023 Dates (13 Weeks)

The first term of the 2023 school calendar will begin on January 23rd, 2023, and will run for 13 weeks. This term will end on April 21st, 2023. Students will cover the first third of their syllabus during this term and participate in various co-curricular activities.

Activity Opening Dates Closing Dates Duration
Term One 01-23-2023 04-21-2023 13 weeks
Mid-Term Break 03-16-2023 03-19-2023 3 days
Holiday 04-22-2023 05-07-2023 2 weeks

Term 2 in 2023 Dates (14 weeks)

The second term will begin on May 8th, 2023, and will end on August 12th, 2023, after 14 weeks of learning. This term will cover the second third of the syllabus and allow students to participate in sporting and cultural activities.

Mid-term Break for Term One (2 weeks)

After completing the second term, students will have a two-week break from August 12th to August 27th, 2023. This break will give them time to rest and engage in other activities before the final term begins.

Activity Opening Dates Closing Dates Duration
Term Two 05-08-2023 08-11-2023 14 weeks
Mid-Term Break 06-29-2023 07-02-2023 3 days
Holiday 08-12-2023 08-27-2023 2 weeks

Term 3 in 2023 Dates (10 weeks)

The third and final term of the 2023 school calendar will begin on August 28th, 2023. It will end on October 27th, 2023, after 10 weeks of learning. This term will cover the last third of the syllabus. Students will have a chance to prepare for their end-of-year exams.

KCPE and KCSE National Exams in 2023

The Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE) and Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) national exams will be held from October 30th to November 2nd, 2023. These exams are important for students as they determine their eligibility for admission to higher education institutions and their future careers.

Activity Opening Dates Closing Dates Duration
Term Three 08-28-2023 10-27-2023 9 weeks
KCPE & KPSEA 10-30-2023 11-02-2023 4 days
KCSE 11-03-2023 11-24-2023 3 weeks
KCSE MARKING 11-27-2023 12-15-2023 3 weeks

Summary: Buckle Up for the Kenya School Calendar 2023!

In conclusion, the Kenya school calendar and national exams in 2023 provide a clear roadmap for students, parents, and educators. The calendar allows for proper planning and organization of the academic year. It also ensures students have ample time to cover their syllabus, engage in co-curricular activities, and prepare for their exams.

With this information, students can confidently begin their academic year, knowing what lies ahead. Get ready to embark on a thrilling journey of knowledge and success! 🎢📚🚀

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