Nurture and Nature Calendar

Nurture and Nature follows the ISASA calendar guidelines. Ballito follows the four-term calendar while our Gauteng schools follow the three-term calendar. We offer a comprehensive holiday program for all of the holidays. We are closed from the 16th December until the first day of school in January.

  • Please note:
  • School closes at 12:00 on Break up days.
  • All South African Public holidays apply
  • If a Public holiday falls on a Tuesday or Thursday, the school will be closed on the Monday or Friday respectively.​
Nurture and Nature Montessori Preschools

2024 School Calendar:

Gauteng

Term 1:

  • Prep day for Staff: Monday 15 January
  • Orientation day for new students: Tuesday 16 January
  • Term 1 starts: Wednesday 17 January
  • Human Rights Day: Thursday 21 March
  • School holiday: Friday 22 March
  • Good Friday: Friday 29 March
  • Family day: Monday 1 April
  • Term 1 ends: Thursday 11 April 12h00
  • Holiday program: Friday 12 April – Friday 3 May
  • Workers Day: Wednesday 1 May

Term 2:

  • School closed (cleaning): Monday 6 May
  • Term 2 starts: Tuesday 7 May
  • Youth Day: Monday 17 June
  • Half term – Holiday program: Monday 1 – Friday 5 July
  • Term 2 ends: Thursday 8 August 12h00
  • National Women’s Day: Friday 9 August
  • Holiday program: Monday 12 – Friday 30 August

Term 3:

  • School closed (cleaning): Monday 2 September
  • Term 3 starts: Tuesday 3 September
  • School holiday: Monday 23 September
  • Heritage Day: Tuesday 24 September
  • Term 3 ends: Thursday 5 December 12h00
  • Holiday program: Friday 6 – Friday 13 December

Ballito

Term 1:

  • Prep day for Staff: Monday 15 January
  • Orientation day for new students: Tuesday 16 January
  • Term 1 starts: Wednesday 17 January
  • Term 1 ends: Wednesday 20 March 12h00
  • Human Rights Day: Thursday 21 March
  • School holiday: Friday 22 March
  • Holiday program: Monday 25 – Thursday 28 March
  • Good Friday: Friday 29 March
  • Family day: Monday 1 April
  • Holiday program Tuesday 2 – Friday 5 April


Term 2:

  • School closed (cleaning): Monday 8 April
  • Term 2 starts: Tuesday 9 April
  • Workers Day: Wednesday 1 May
  • Term 2 ends: Friday 14 June 12h00
  • Youth Day: Monday 17 June
  • Holiday program: Tuesday 18 June – Monday 8 July


Term 3:

  • School closed (cleaning): Tuesday 9 July
  • Term 3 starts: Wednesday 10 July
  • National Women’s Day: Friday 9 August
  • Term 3 ends: Friday 20 September
  • School holiday: Monday 23 September
  • Heritage Day: Tuesday 24 September
  • Holiday program: Wednesday 25 September – Monday 7 October


Term 4:

  • School closed (cleaning): Tuesday 8 October
  • Term 3 starts: Wednesday 9 October
  • Term 3 ends: Thursday 5 December 12h00
  • Holiday program: Friday 6 – Friday 13 December