With the slow start to the year cause of the MCO, mid-semester and year-end school holidays have been shortened.
The Education Ministry said the mid-semester school holidays for Semester 2 will now be from 20 AUG - 28 AUG, while the year-end school holidays will be from 18 DEC - 31 DEC - depending on the state.
This is a 4-day reduction for the mid-semester break from 9 days to just 5 days.
Year-end holidays for schools of the following states have been reduced from 42 days to 14 days:
Schools with year-end holidays reduced from 42 days to 13 days:
ii. Negri Sembilan
x. Kuala Lumpur
“The ministry amended the 2020 School Academic Calendar to assist schools in planning the students' teaching and learning process," it said in a statement by the Education Ministry.
The total number of physically being in school days is now 168 for all schools.
The full academic calendar can be found by clicking HERE.