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School Holidays France

No current school holidayToday, November 28th 2021, is not an official school holiday in France.

Upcoming school holidayThe next school holiday in France starts 20-12-2021 (Christmas holiday).

Below are the French school holidays  2020.
France is divided in three zones/regions to handle the holiday rush better. This only applies for the winter holiday and spring break. The other holiday dates are the same for all France.
At the bottom of this page you can find the French holiday regions.

French School Holidays 2020

Below are the French school holidays 2020. Please notice the French school holiday zones.

School holidays France 2020 - All dates are subject to errors and changes
School HolidayRegionStart dateEnd dateWeek
Christmas holiday 2019(Zone A, B, C)Zone A, B, C23-12-2019(Week: 52)03-01-2020(Week: 01)52 - 01
Winter holiday 2020(Zone C)Zone C10-02-2020(Week: 07)21-02-2020(Week: 08)07 - 08
Winter holiday 2020(Zone B)Zone B17-02-2020(Week: 08)28-02-2020(Week: 09)08 - 09
Winter holiday 2020(Zone A)Zone A24-02-2020(Week: 09)06-03-2020(Week: 10)09 - 10
Spring break 2020(Zone C)Zone C06-04-2020(Week: 15)17-04-2020(Week: 16)15 - 16
Spring break 2020(Zone B)Zone B13-04-2020(Week: 16)26-04-2020(Week: 17)16 - 17
Spring holiday 2020(Zone A)Zone A20-04-2020(Week: 17)01-05-2020(Week: 18)17 - 18
Summer holiday 2020(Zone A, B, C)Zone A, B, C06-07-2020(Week: 28)28-08-2020(Week: 35)28 - 35
Autumn holidays(Zone A, B, C)Zone A, B, C19-10-2020(Week: 43)30-10-2020(Week: 44)43 - 44
Christmas holiday(Zone A, B, C)Zone A, B, C21-12-2020(Week: 52)01-01-2021(Week: 53)52 - 53

Regions/zones school holidays France

Zone A:
Besançon, Bordeaux, Clermont-Ferrand, Dijon, Grenoble, Limoges, Lyon, Poitiers.

Zone B:
Aix-Marseille, Amiens, Caen, Lille, Nancy-Metz, Nantes, Nice, Orléans-Tours, Reims, Rennes, Rouen, Strasbourg.

Zone C:
Créteil, Montpellier, Paris, Toulouse, Versailles.

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