Academic Calendar 2019-2020

Date BSS Academic Calendar A Level Senior School Primary PYP International Days National Holidays
1st August- 20th December Autumn Term 2019 for Teachers
15 August- 20th December Autumn Term 2019 for Students
1st August 2019 School Reopen For Teachers School Reopen For Teachers School Reopen For Teachers School Reopen For Teachers
5th August 2019 First Day of Autum Term A2 First Day of Autum Term A2
5th August to 8th August 2019 PD Week For Teachers
6th August to 21 August 2019 Professional Development
12th August to 15 August 2019 Eid Ul Azha (National Holiday) Eid Ul Azha (National Holiday) Eid Ul Azha (National Holiday) Eid Ul Azha (National Holiday) Eid Ul Azha (National Holiday)
13th August 2019 CAIE Result 2019 CAIE Result 2019 O Level Result Day
14th August 2019 Independence day (National Holiday) Independence day (National Holiday) Independence day (National Holiday) Independence day (National Holiday) Independence day (National Holiday)
15th August 2019
16th August 2019 A Level Swimming Commences
19th August 2019 Academic Advising Sessions Begin School Reopens For Students/Parent Orientations For New Admission School Reopens For Students/Parent Orientations For New Admission
20th August 2019 A2 Meet & Greet New Admissions Join School New Admissions Join School
21 August 2019 A2 Class Photo & Individual Portraits
22 August 2019 Study Skills Workshop (A2) Orientation For Grade 6 Students & Parents School Reopen For Teachers
23 August 2019 A2 Individual Portraits Welcome Party: Senior School
26 to 27 August 2019 Student-SM Conference
30 August 2019 AS Orientation
2 September 2019 First Day of Autumn Term A1 AS 1st Day of School / Principal’s Address
3 September 2019 Applications for Student Council Open
5 September 2019 Spotlight Speakers Series: International Day of Charity
6 September 2019 Defence Day Defence Day (Special Assembly)
8 September 2019 Literacy Day
9 to 10 September 2019 Ashura
(National Holiday)
Ashura (National Holiday) Ashura (National Holiday) Ashura
(National Holiday)
Ashura
(National Holiday)
11 September 2019 Announcement Of Nominees For Student Council
12 September 2019 Student Council Nominees Town Hall Meeting Whole School Assembly-PYP
12 to 13 September 2019 Student Council Selection Interviews
15 September 2019 Democracy Day
16 September 2019 Student Council Selection Results/ Oath Taking Ceremony AS Subject Selection Deadline
17 September 2019 Personal Project /Duke of Edinburgh Award Orientation AS Individual Portraits
18 September 2019 Parents Coffee Morning WWF Spellathon Wednesdays Resuming Morning Assembly Grade 2-5
19 September 2019 Step it Up Fitness Trials World Peace Day
20 September 2019 Student-SM Conference Whole School Assembly-Senior School
23 September 2019 Personal Project Application Deadline/SM-Boarders Dinner (Girls)
24 September 2019 Student-SM Conference
26 September 2019 Study Skills Workshop AS IKSC (Kangaroo Science Contest)
27 September 2019 Welcome Party/A Level hosts Assembly PBL Culmination Day
1st October 2019 WWF Green School Program (6-8) WWF
3rd October 2019 Spotlight Speakers Series (World Mental Health Day) World Peace Day
4th October 2019 SM-Boarders Dinner (Boarding House-Boys) Teachers Day Celebrations Teachers Day
5th October 2019 World Teachers’ Day (Whole School Assembly)
7th to 11th October 2019 Check Points
14th October 2019 SM-Boarders Dinner (Girls)
7th to 16th October 2019 Checkpoint / EOU Assessment
16th October 2019 World Food Day
17th October 2019 Say It Loud! Inter-class Debate Competition
18th October 2019 Student Progress Review Meeting (Faculty)/Youth Got Talent/A Level hosts Assembly Result Day (EOUA/ Checkpoints) Art Express-Dignity Day Global Dignity Day
21 October 2019 Checkpoint Result Day/PTM
22 to 23 October 2019 Student-SM Conference
22 to 31 October 2019 Field trips Pre Nursery-Grade 1
23 to 25 October 2019 Trip Grade 11
24 October 2019 AS Class Photo
25 October 2019 The Nova,19 (Inter School Science Olympiad)
27 October 2019 Diwali
28 to 29 October 2019 Personal Project Progress Review
30 October 2019 Team Building Day- Bedian Sports Complex MET Station L ahore Study Tour(Grade 8) Study Tour of Army Museum (Grade 6 & 7)
1st November 2019 CAIE Distinction 2019 Saaz o Awaaz (Urdu Poetry Declamation & Music Contest) Field Trip Grade 10 1st week of November Field Trips Grade 2- 5
2nd November 2019 Field Trip Grade 9
4th November 2019 Inter-class Math Competition BSS 44th Birthday
7 to 9  November 2019 Annual Trip (Northern Excursion)
8 November 2019 A Level hosts Assembly Business Studies Exhibition Day Iqbal day Assembly
9 November 2019 Iqbal’s Day Newland’s Day
11 November 2019 Eid Milad Un Nabi
(National Holiday)
Eid Milad Un Nabi
(National Holiday)
Eid Milad Un Nabi
(National Holiday)
Eid Milad Un Nabi (National Holiday) Eid Milad Un Nabi
(National Holiday)
14 to 15 November 2019 Annual Play (O Level & A Level) Annual Play (O Level & A Level) Kangaroo Linguistics /Hippo
15 November 2019 3 Way Conference
16 November 2019 International Day of Tolerance
17 November 2019 Students Day
20 November 2019 Spotlight Speakers Series (World Television Day) Universal Children’s’ Book Day
21 November 2019 A Level Students’ Presentation to O3
25 to 26 November 2019 Student-SM Conference
28 November 2019 Bake Sale
29 November 2019 A Level hosts Assembly
1 December 2019 Coraline (Movie) Eat a red apple day
2 December 2019
4 to 6 December 2019 Practical Mid Term Exams
6 December 2019 Put Your Own Shoe Day
9 to 20 December 2019 Mid Term Exams
9 to 24 December 2019 Mid Term Exams / 2nd EOUA For Grade 6
10 December 2019 Human Rights Day
18 to 20 December 2019 Second Baseline / Sports Day / SOC Meeting with Parents
20 December 2019 A Level hosts Assembly
23 December 2019 First Day of Winter Break (for Students & Teachers) Winter Break
25 December 2019 Quaid E Azam Day /Christmas (National Holiday) Quaid E Azam Day /Christmas (National Holiday) Quaid E Azam Day /Christmas (National Holiday) Quaid E Azam Day /Christmas (National Holiday) Quaid E Azam Day /Christmas (National Holiday) Quaid E Azam Day /Christmas (National Holiday)
30 December 2019 to 20 March 2020 Winter Term 2020 for Teachers
06 January to 20 March 2020 Winter Term 2020 for Students
02 January 2020 PD Week
03 January 2020 Students’ Progress Review Meeting (Faculty)
06 January 2020 First Day of Term 2/Enrollment for 2021 Opens for O3 School Re Opens For Students
07 January 2020 Results Day & Parent Teacher Meeting/Networking High Tea
09 January 2020 PBL Starts
10 January 2020 Luminaire Creative Fest (Inter-school Competition)/Bowling Night Result Day / PTM / Art Exhibition Senior School Progress Report Day
13 January 2020 High Tea for O3 Parents/Personal Project Progress Review Hi Tea for Parents
(Grade 11)
16 January 2020 University Admission Interview Workshop
17 January 2020 World Day of Education Book Drive/Bonfire Night/A Level hosts Assembly Bonfire Night
20 January 2020 SM-Boarders Dinner (Boarding House -Girls) Robotics Workshop For Grade 9 Students
21 January 2020 SM-Boarders Dinner (Boarding House -Boys)
22 January 2020 Spotlight Speakers Series-International Programmers Day
24 January 2020 Lahore Food Street Night
25 January 2020 Chinese New Year
27 January 2020 Student-SM Conference A1
28 January 2020 Student-SM Conference A2
30 January 2020 Intersection Pak Studies Quiz
31 January 2020 Newlympiad 2020 & Alumni Gala Art Express
03 to 07 February 2020 Math Week/ Bake Sale / Field Trips
04 February 2020 Parent Coffee Morning/Summer Internship Information Session
05 February 2020 Kashmir Day (National Holiday) Kashmir Day
(National Holiday)
Kashmir Day
(National Holiday)
Kashmir Day (National Holiday) Kashmir Day
(National Holiday)
06 February 2020 Bake Sale
07 February 2020 Food Basant Mela & Talent Show/A Level hosts Assembly
10 February 2020 Pre-registration for Open Days (O3)
11 February 2020 Spotlight Speakers Series-Author’s Day
12 to 13 February 2020 Open Day
14 February 2020 Open Day & Presentation for O3 (Parents)/Personal Project Portfolio Submission Deadline A2 PBL Culmination Day
21 February 2020 Prism’20
17 to 19 February 2020 Student-SM Conference/Personal Project Review
20 February 2020 SM-Boarders Dinner (Boys)
21 February 2020 A2 Farewell Gala & Graduation
24 February 2020 Scholarship Application Deadline for O3
27 February 2020 SM-Boarders Dinner (Girls) Kitchen Tour Grade 9 Grade X & XI PTM for CAIEs
28 February 2020 A Level hosts Assembly
02  to 20 March 2020 O/A Level Mock Exams Regional-Mock Exams
03 March 2020 World Wildlife Day
06 to 24 March 2020 MOCKS / EOUA / CHECKPOINTS Exhibition
08 March 2020 Women’s Day
09 March 2020 Holi
20 March 2020 World Oral health Day / Nowruz
21 March 2020 Puppetry Day
22 March 2020 World water Day
23 March 2020 Pakistan Day
(National Holiday)
Pakistan Day
(National Holiday)
Pakistan Day
(National Holiday)
Pakistan Day
(National Holiday)
Pakistan Day
(National Holiday)
Pakistan Day
(National Holiday)
24 March 2020 First Day of Spring Break (for Students & Teachers)
27 March 2020 Students Progress Review Meeting (Faculty)/A Level Swimming Ends Theater Day
30 March to 5 June 2020 Spring Term 2020 for Teachers
30 March to 22 May 2020 Spring Term 2020 for Students
30 March 2020 Intersection Science Conference Grade 8
31 March 2020 Grade 8 Orientation Uniform Change
1st April 2020 Results Day/Parent Teacher Meeting
2 April 2020 Result EOUA Autism Day/International Chidrens/ Book Day
3 April 2020 Inter School Urdu Declamation
4 April 2020 Mock Result Day
07 April 2020 World Health Day
08 April 2020 Scrabble Competition (Internal) Drama and Music
10 April 2020 BFG Movie
21 to 25 April 2020 Earth Week
22 April 2020 Earth Day
26 April 2020 KG Graduation
27 April 2020 Inter-class Science Quiz (Grade 6)
29 April 2020 Dance Day
30 April 2020 Jazz Day
1st May 2020 Labour Day
(National Holiday)
Labour Day
(National Holiday)
Labour Day
(National Holiday)
Labour Day
(National Holiday)
Labour Day Labour Day
(National Holiday)
3 May 2020 3 Way Conference
07 to 22 May 2020 End of Year Exams
11 May 2020 Summer Courses Announced
12 May 2020 Mother’s Day
18 May 2020 Summer Courses Registration Opens for IGCSE Students
23 to 24 May 2020 Eid -Ul -Fitr 2020
(National Holiday)
Eid -Ul -Fitr 2020
(National Holiday)
Eid -Ul -Fitr 2020 (National Holiday) Eid -Ul -Fitr 2020 (National Holiday) Eid -Ul -Fitr 2020
(National Holiday)
25 May 2020 First Day of Summer Break for Students
30 May 2020
03 June 2020 Result Day Report Day
08 June 2020 First Day of Summer Break for Teachers
12 June 2020 Report Day
03 August 2020 First Day of Autumn Term for Teachers
17 August 2020 First Day of Autumn Term for Students