General Information

School Times: 2020

URGENT NOTICE:

All Grade 1 – 7 learners will return from Monday 24 August.
Monday 24 August will be Day 1 of the 10-day cycle and Group 1 must be at school.
Tuesday 25 August will be Day 2 of the 10-day cycle and Group 2 must be at school.

Please email info@edgemeadprimary.co.za if any more information is required.

EPS EXIT GATES

We appeal to parents to ensure that their children are punctual.

Grade 1

The main gate opens at 7:45 all GRADE 1’s. Learners need to be at school by 7:55.

The grade 1 learners will be attending school for a full day as from the first day of school.

ON DAY 9 AND 10 SCHOOL ENDS AT 13:00 FOR GRADE 1 AND 2 AND 13:15 FOR GRADE 3 – 7

Grade 2

The main gate opens at 7:45 all GRADE 2’s. Learners need to be at school by 7:55.

The grade 2 learners will be attending school for a full day as from the first day of school.

ON DAY 9 AND 10 SCHOOL ENDS AT 13:00 FOR GRADE 1 AND 2 AND 13:15 FOR GRADE 3 – 7

Grade 3 to Grade 7

The main gate opens at 7:15 for all GRADE 3 – 7. School starts at 7:45 am.

ON DAY 9 AND 10 SCHOOL ENDS AT 13:00 FOR GRADE 1 AND 2 AND 13:15 FOR GRADE 3 – 7

NOTE: If your child arrives late at school, they need to go to reception where the screening will take place before they may enter the building.

Break Times: 

First Break 10:30 – 10:53
Second Break          12:56 – 13:15

2020 SHOP & LOST PROPERTY TIMES:

MON – FRI 08:00 to 14:00

School Terms: 2020

All Provinces
TermOpensCloses
First Term13 January*Staff Return*
15 January18 March
RETURN TO SCHOOL:
Second Term1 June 2020 forGrade 7 – Return
6 July 2020 for


20 July 2020 for
Grade 1 – Return
Grade 2 – Return
Grade 3 – Return
Grade 6 – Return

Grade 4- Return
Grade 5 – Return

24 July 2020
Third Term24 August 202023 October 2020
Fourth Term02 November 202015 December 2020
Teachers Only*

2020 Public Holidays:

DateTitle
01 January 2020New Year’s Day
21 March 2020Human Rights Day
10 April 2020Good Friday
13 April 2020Family Day
27 April 2020Freedom Day
01 May 2020Workers’ Day
16 June 2020Youth Day
09 August 2020National Women’s Day
10 August 2020Public holiday
24 September 2020Heritage Day
16 December 2020Day of Reconciliation
25 December 2020Christmas Day
26 December 2020Day of Goodwill