Term dates

Below are the Term dates for the 2021 school year. To view QMC’s full calendar of events, please click here.

2021 Term Dates
Office opens Wednesday 6 January
Preschool Staff Only Day Monday 11 January
Preschool Opens Tuesday 12 January
Wellington Anniversary Day Monday 25 January
TERM 1  
Term 1 Starts - All students except Year 10-12 (unless new to QMC) Monday 1 February
Term 1 Starts - Full School Tuesday 2 February
Public Holiday: Waitangi Day Monday 8 February
Good Friday Friday 2 April
Easter Monday Monday 5 April
Easter Tuesday (Teachers and students only) Tuesday 6 April
Term 1 Ends Friday 16 April
TERM 2  
Term 2 Starts Monday 3 May
Staff only day Tuesday 8 June
Queen’s Birthday Monday 7 - Tuesday 8 June
Term 2 Ends Friday 9 July
TERM 3  
Term 3 Starts Monday 2 August
Founders Holiday Monday 30 - Tuesday 31 August
Staff only day Tuesday 31 August
Term 3 Ends Friday 1 October
TERM 4  
Term 4 Starts Monday 18 October
Labour Day Monday 25 October
Senior School Prize Giving Thursday 2 December (7pm-9pm)
Final Assembly/Carol Service Friday 3 December
Seniors dismissed Friday 3 December
Middle School Prize Giving Wednesday 8 December (10am-12noon)
Junior School Prize Giving Thursday 9 December (10am-12noon)
Staff only day Friday 10 December
Preschool and Holiday Programme end Tuesday 21 December
Preschool staff only day Wednesday 22 December
Office closed Wednesday 22 December