In Kazakhstan, the academic year can be extended by two weeks


It is planned to extend the academic year for Kazakhstani students by two weeks. A draft of the relevant order of the Ministry of Education has appeared on the Open NPA portal, "Adyrna" portal reports.

According to the document, the length of the academic year in first grades is 35 academic weeks, in grades 2-11 (12) 36 academic weeks.

In the coming academic year, it is recommended to set the following vacation periods in all classes:

autumn - 7 days (from October 31 to November 6, 2022 inclusive);
winter - 9 days (from December 31, 2022 to January 8, 2023 inclusive);
spring - 9 days (including March 18-26, 2023).
An additional seven-day holiday will also be introduced for first grade students - from February 6 to February 12, 2023 inclusive.

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