Below are examples of academic calendars from Zhejiang University and Hangzhou International School. Universities and high schools in China have discretion when setting their academic calendars. The biggest variance of dates between schools usually occur around long holidays, such as the summer break, the National Holiday in October, and Chinese New Year in the winter.
It's also important to note that the same institution's academic calendars can vary greatly from year to year. This is because many Chinese holidays follow the lunar calendar. For example, Chinese New Year fell on February 5 in 2019 and January 25 in 2020.
Chinese University Academic Calendar (2019-20)
Example: Zhejiang University 2019-2020 Academic Calendar
Chinese High School Academic Calendar (2019-2020)
Example: Hangzhou International School
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