Term dates

With three campuses running on different schedules and timetables, this is where you can help plan the year ahead.

2019 and 2020 Term Dates are provided here.

Detailed School Calendars for each campus are available on myMGS (password required).

2019 Melbourne Grammar School Term Dates

JANUARY
TERM I 10 weeks
Thursday 24 New Staff Day
Friday 25 New Staff Day
Monday 28 Australia Day Holiday
Tuesday 29 Staff Development Day
Wednesday 30

Year 7 students commencing at 8.30am

Year 9 Orientation commencing at 8.30am

Years 10-12 House Period & Organisation Day commencing at 12:00pm

Thursday 31 Term I begins for Grimwade House and Year 8 at 8.30am 
MARCH
Monday 11   Mid-term Exeat (Labour Day Holiday)
APRIL
Friday 5  Term I ends
Friday 19 - Monday 22  Easter long weekend 
TERM II  9 weeks
Tuesday 23 Term II begins 
Thursday 25  Anzac Day Holiday
JUNE
Monday 10 Mid-term Exeat (Queen's Birthday Holiday)
Friday 21 Term II ends
JULY
TERM III 10 weeks
Monday 15  Staff Development Day
Tuesday 16 Term III begins
AUGUST
Monday 19 Mid-term Exeat
SEPTEMBER
Friday 20 Term III ends 
OCTOBER
TERM IV 9 weeks
Monday 7 Term IV begins for Wadhurst & Senior School
Staff Development Day Grimwade House
Tuesday 8 Term IV begins for Grimwade House
NOVEMBER
Monday 4 Mid-term Exeat (Melbourne Cup Holiday)
Tuesday 5 Melbourne Cup Holiday
DECEMBER
Thursday 5 Term IV ends
Friday 6 Staff Development Day Wadhurst & Senior School
End of year Ceremony Years 5 & 6
Monday 9 Staff Development Day
Tuesday 10 Staff Development Day

2020 Melbourne Grammar School Term Dates

JANUARY
TERM I 9 weeks
Thursday 23 New Staff Day
Friday 24 New Staff Day
Monday 27 Australia Day Holiday
Tuesday 28 Staff Development Day
Wednesday 29

Year 7 students commence at 8.30am

Year 9 Orientation commences at 8.30am

Years 10-12 House Period & Organisation Day commences at 12:00pm

Thursday 30 Term I begins for Grimwade House and Year 8 students at 8.30am 
MARCH
Monday 9   Mid-term Exeat (Labour Day Holiday)
Friday 27 Term I ends
APRIL
Friday 10 - Monday 13 Easter Holiday
TERM II 10 weeks
Tuesday 14 Staff Development Day
Wednesday 15 Term II begins for students
JUNE
Monday 8 Mid-term Exeat (Queen's Birthday Holiday)
Friday 19 Term II ends
JULY
TERM III 10 weeks
Monday 13  Staff Development Day
Tuesday 14 Term III begins for students
AUGUST
Monday 17 Mid-term Exeat
SEPTEMBER
Friday 18 Term III ends 
OCTOBER
TERM IV 9 weeks
Monday 5 Term IV begins for Wadhurst & Senior School students
Staff Development Day at Grimwade House (no students)
Tuesday 6 Term IV begins for Grimwade House students
NOVEMBER
Monday 2 Mid-term Exeat (Melbourne Cup Holiday)
Tuesday 3 Melbourne Cup Holiday
DECEMBER
Thursday 3 Term IV ends
Friday 4 Staff Development Day - Wadhurst & Senior School (no students)
End of Year Ceremony for Years 6 (no Prep - Year 5 students)
Monday 7 Staff Development Day
Tuesday 8 Staff Development Day