SWIS CALENDAR: 2017/18

Week Gregorian Dates Hijri Dates Details Important Islamic dates during this period – (subject to visibility of the moon)
1 09-Sep 18 Zul-Hijah School starts
2 16-Sep 25 Zul-Hijah  
3 23-Sep 3 Muharram   21-Sep Islamic year 1439 AH starts  (1 Muharram, Thurs)
4 30-Sep 10 Muharram   30-Sep Day of Ashura (10 Muharram, Sat)
5 07-Oct 17 Muharram  
6 14-Oct 24 Muharram  
7 21-Oct 1 Safar  
28-Oct 8 Safar Half Term Holidays
8 04-Nov 15 Safar  
9 11-Nov 22 Safar  
10 18-Nov 29 Safar  
11 25-Nov 7 Rabi al-Awal  
12 02-Dec 14 Rabi al-Awal Celebration of Prophet (PBUH) Life 30-Nov Birth of the Prophet (PBUH) (12 Rabi al Awal, Thurs)
13 09-Dec 21 Rabi al-Awal  
14 16-Dec 28 Rabi al-Awal  
23-Dec 5 Rabi-al-Thani Full Term/Christmas Holidays
30-Dec 12 Rabi-al-Thani Full Term/Christmas Holidays
15 06-Jan 19 Rabi-al-Thani  
16 13-Jan 26 Rabi-al-Thani  
17 20-Jan 3 Jamad-ul-Awal  
18 27-Jan 10 Jamad-ul-Awal  
19 03-Feb 17 Jamad-ul-Awal  
20 10-Feb 24 Jamad-ul-Awal  
17-Feb 1 Jamad-ul-Akhir Half Term Holidays
21 24-Feb 8 Jamad-ul-Akhir  
22 03-Mar 15 Jamad-ul-Akhir  
23 10-Mar 22 Jamad-ul-Akhir  
24 17-Mar 29 Jamad-ul-Akhir  
25 24-Mar 7 Rajab  
31-Mar 14 Rajab Full Term/Easter Holidays
07-Apr 21 Rajab Full Term/Easter Holidays
14-Apr 28 Rajab Full Term/Easter Holidays 13-Apr Isra & Mi’raj (27 Rajab, Fri)
26 21-Apr 5 Shaban  
27 28-Apr 12 Shaban   01-May Lailatul-Bara’ah (15 Shaban, Tues)
28 05-May 19 Shaban  
29 12-May 26 Shaban Exams
19-May 4 Ramadan Ramadan Holidays 16-May Ramadan starts (Wed)
26-May 11 Ramadan Ramadan Holidays
02-Jun 18 Ramadan Ramadan Holidays
09-Jun 25 Ramadan Ramadan Holidays 11-Jun Lailatul-Qadr (27 Ramadan, Mon)
16-Jun 2 Shawaal Ramadan Holidays 15-Jun Eid ul Fitr (1st Shawaal, Fri)
30 23-Jun 9 Shawaal  
31 30-Jun 16 Shawaal  
32 07-Jul 23 Shawaal  
33 14-Jul 1 Zul-Qadah End of year presentation
34 21-Jul 8 Zul-Qadah End of year trip