Christmas holidays 2022: beginning mid-December and ending on a Monday

The Christmas school holidays are awaited by thousands of students and families. In order to be able to spend the end-of-year holidays together, the dates are the same in all academic areas. Be careful, they are special this year. Details.

the holidays of Christmas are certainly the most eagerly awaited. Firstly because they end the period of the most difficult school year for the students, then above all because they officially open the end of year holiday period! The opportunity to get together with loved ones, family, with a particular enthusiasm this year. The two previous Christmases, marked by numerous restrictions linked to the Covid epidemic, had largely demoralized the French, forced to spend the holidays in small groups. This year heralds holidays under the sign of reunions: as proof, train tickets for the period were literally taken by storm as soon as they went on sale. If you still haven't set your days off, here are the dates for your Christmas holidays, knowing that they last, as usual, a fortnight. Be careful though, they start almost in mid-December, and beware, school does not resume as you might think on Monday 2, but on Tuesday 3 January!

What are the dates of the Christmas holidays in 2022 by zone?

The dates of School vacation of Christmas are the same for all students, whether they are in zone A, B or C. This year, they fall on Saturday, December 17, 2022 until Tuesday, January 3, 2023, January 1 being February. Students will therefore be released on Friday, December 16. For their resumption in January, they will have a short week of lessons, since they resume school on a Tuesday.

2022 Christmas holiday calendar

Zone A

Besançon, Bordeaux, Clermont-Ferrand, Dijon, Grenoble, Limoges, Lyon, Poitiers From Saturday 17 December 2022 to Tuesday 3 January 2023
Zone B Aix-Marseille, Amiens, Caen, Lille, Nancy-Metz, Nantes, Nice, Orléans-Tours, Reims, Rennes, Rouen, Strasbourg From Saturday 17 December 2022 to Tuesday 3 January 2023
Zone C Creteil, Montpellier, Paris, Toulouse, Versailles From Saturday 17 December 2022 to Tuesday 3 January 2023

What are the Christmas holiday dates for Zone A?

For students of the zone A (Besançon, Bordeaux, Clermont-Ferrand, Dijon, Grenoble, Limoges, Lyon, and Poitiers), the Christmas holidays will officially begin on December 17, 2022. Students will resume classes at the start of the following year, on Tuesday January 3, 2023.



What are the Christmas holiday dates for Zone B?

For zone B (Aix-Marseille, Amiens, Caen, Lille, Nancy-Metz, Nantes, Nice, Orléans-Tours, Reims, Rennes, Rouen, Strasbourg), the Christmas holidays also take place from Saturday December 17, 2022 to Tuesday January 3, 2023

What are the Christmas holiday dates for Zone C?

Students in zone C (Créteil, Montpellier, Paris, Toulouse, Versailles), are on vacation like the others from Saturday, December 17, 2022 to Tuesday, January 3, 2023.

Source journaldesfemmes.fr