Kenya Term Dates and School Holidays 2022

This page contains a calendar of all 2022 term dates and school holiday dates for Kenya. These dates are unlikely to be modified by the Ministry of Education. However, please check back regularly for any updates that may occur.

The MOE generally releases the official school term and holiday dates for the next year at the end of the current year.

Check for school holiday dates by types:

Pre-Primary, Primary and Secondary School Term Dates 2022

School HolidaysStartsFinishes
First Day of School25 Apr 2022
(Mon)
Term 1 Half Term Holidays26 May 2022
(Thu)
29 May 2022
(Sun)
Term 1 Holidays2 Jul 2022
(Sat)
10 Jul 2022
(Sun)
Term 2 Half Term Holidays6 Aug 2022
(Sat)
13 Aug 2022
(Sat)
Term 2 Holidays17 Sep 2022
(Sat)
25 Sep 2022
(Sun)
Term 3 Holidays26 Nov 2022
(Sat)
22 Jan 2023
(Sun)
KCPE Exam Period28 Nov 2022
(Mon)
1 Dec 2022
(Thu)
KCSE Exam Period1 Dec 2022
(Thu)
23 Dec 2022
(Fri)

Please visit education.go.ke for the original circular release.