Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar 2016/17
    Principals and Heads    7 August 2016
    New Teachers   14 August 2016
    Students Orientation, Grades TBC     28 August 2016
    1st Day for All Students     29 August 2016
    Eid Al Adha - TBC    10-13 September 2016
    Classes resume - TBC     14 September 2016
    Hijra New Year     2 October 2016
    Martyrs Day     30 November 2016

    UAE National Days

    2-3 December 2016
    Gr 12 Mock Exams     4-11 December 2016
    Prophet's Birthday     12 December 2016
    Israa and Miraj     3 or 4 or 5 May 2016
   Winter Break for Staff /Students     18 December 2016
   Teachers return / 3-5 Jan Staff PD    3 January 2017
   Classes resume for Students / Term 2 Starts    8 January 2017
   International Day    11 February 2017
   Mid Term Break, classes resume 20 Feb    17-19 February 2017
   Spring Break for Staff / Students    26 March - 7 April 2017
   Classes resume for Staff and Students / Start of Term 3    9 April 2017
   MYP Exams    9-13 April 2017
   Isra'wal Miraj    23 April 2017
   DP IB Exams    1-25 May 2017
   Gr 12 Graduation Ceremony @ RIS    27 May 2017
   24 June - Ramadan TBC;    28 May - 24 June 2017
   Gr 11 Exams    4 - 11 June 2017
   Last Day of School for Staff /Students    22 June 2017
   Eid Al Fitr - TBC    25-27 June 2017

Please download the ADEC approved Academic Calendar for 2016/17 on the left panel, alternatively you can click here to download. Please note that Islamic Public Holidays are based on lunar observations and may vary by one or two days.

You may download the Academic Calendar for 2017/18 from here.