School Academic Calendar in Kenya 2023


The school calendar for the year 2023 in Kenya starts on 23/1/2023 and ends on 22/12/2023.The first term ends on 26/3/2023.Second term starts on 8/5/2023 and ends on 11/8/2023.

Below is a table showing opening and closing dates, KCSE and KCPE exams plus holiday dates:

ActivityOpening DatesClosing DatesDuration
Term 123/1/202321/4/202313 weeks
Half-term Break23/3/202326/3/20233 days
Holiday22/4/20237/5/20232 weeks
Term 28/5/202311/8/202313 weeks
Half-term Break29/6/20232/7/20233 days
Holiday12/8/202327/8/20232 weeks
Term 328/8/20233/11/202310 weeks
KCPE6/11/20239/11/20234 days
KCSE10/11/20231/12/20233 weeks 1 day
KCSE MARKING4/12/202322/12/20233 weeks