Term dates & school hours

Below are the Term dates for the 2022 and 2023 school year. To view QMC’s full calendar of events, please click here.

School Hours  
Preschool  School day: 7.30am - 2.45pm
Extended day: 7.30am - 5.30pm
Years 1-6 8.30am - 3.00pm
Years 7-13 8.30am - 3.30pm

 

2022 Term Dates
Office Opens Wednesday 5 January
Preschool Opens Monday 10 January
Public Holiday: Wellington Anniversary Day Monday 24 January
TERM 1  
Term 1 Starts - Induction
  • All Junior School from 8.30-3pm
  • All Year 7 from 8.30 - 3.30pm
  • All Year 9 from 8.30 – 3.30pm
  • New students in Years 8, 10, 11, 12 and their buddies (half-day from 8.30-12.30)
  • All Year 13 (half-day from 8.30 – 12.45pm)
Monday 31 January 
Term 1 Starts - Full School Tuesday 1 February
Public Holiday: Waitangi Day Monday 7 February
Term 1 Ends Thursday 14 April
Good Friday Friday 15 April
Easter Monday Monday 18 April
TERM 2  
Term 2 Starts Monday 2 May
Public Holiday: Queen’s Birthday Monday 6 June
Staff only day Tuesday 7 June 
Matariki Public holiday Friday 24 June 
Term 2 Ends Friday 8 July
TERM 3  
Term 3 Starts Monday 1 August
Founders Holiday Monday 29 - Tuesday 30 August
Staff only day Tuesday 30 August
Term 3 Ends Friday 30 September 
TERM 4  
Term 4 Starts Monday 17 October
Labour Day Monday 24 October
Senior School Prize Giving Thursday 1 December (7pm-9pm)
Final Assembly/Carol Service Friday 2 December
Seniors dismissed Friday 2 December
Years 7 - 10 Prize Giving Thursday 8 December (10am-12noon)
Junior School Prize Giving Thursday 8 December (1pm-3pm)
Staff only day Friday 9 December
Preschool and Holiday Programme end Tuesday 20 December
Preschool staff only day Wednesday 21 December
Office closes Wednesday 21 December

 

2023 Term Dates
Office Opens Wednesday 4 January
Preschool Opens Monday 9 January
Week 0 for staff only Tuesday,24 - Friday, 27 January
Public Holiday: Wellington Anniversary Day  Monday 23 January
TERM 1: Monday 30 January - Thursday 6 April (10 weeks)  
Public Holiday: Waitangi Day Monday 6 February
Term 1 Ends Thursday 6 April
Good Friday Friday 7 April
Easter Monday and Tuesday Monday 10 April - Tuesday 11 April
TERM 2: Wednesday 26 April - Friday 30 June (10 weeks)  
Staff only day Monday 24 April
Public Holiday: ANZAC Day Tuesday 25 April
Public Holiday: Queen's Birthday Monday 5 June
Term 2 Ends Friday 30 June
Matariki Public holiday Friday 14 July
TERM 3: Monday 24 July - Friday 22 September (9 weeks)  
Founders' Holiday Monday 28 - Tuesday 29 August
Staff only day Tuesday 29 August
Term 3 Ends Friday 22 September
TERM 4: Monday 9 October - Friday 8 December (9 weeks)  
Public Holiday: Labour Day Monday 23 October
Senior School Prize Giving Thursday 30 November (7pm-9pm)
Final Assembly/Carol Service Friday 1 December
Seniors dismissed Friday 1 December
Years 7 -10 Prize Giving Thursday 7 December (10am-12noon)
Junior School Prize Giving Thursday 7 December (1pm - 3pm)

Term 4 Ends

Staff only day

Friday 8 December
Last day for the College office, Preschool, and Holiday Programme Wednesday 20 December
Preschool staff only day Thursday 21 December
Office closes Thursday 21 December

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