West Bengal School Holiday List for Session 2024-25

West Bengal School Holiday List 2024

For students and educators in West Bengal, the academic calendar isn’t just about lessons and exams; it’s an amalgamation of cultural, religious, and national observances, each marked with its unique significance. Here’s a comprehensive guide to the expected school holidays in West Bengal for 2024.

List of West Bengal School Holidays in 2024

No.DateDayHoliday
101-01-2024MondayNew Year's Day
212-01-2024FridaySwami Vivekananda Jayanti
315-01-2024MondayMakar Sankranti
423-01-2024TuesdayNetaji janmajayanti
526-01-2024FridayRepublic Day
613-02-2024TuesdayShree Panchami
714-02-2024WednesdaySaraswati Puja
821-02-2024WednesdayInternatinal Mother Language Day
926-02-2024MondayShab e-Barat
1008-03-2024FridayShivaratri
1125-03-2024 &
26-03-2024
Monday & TuesdayDoljatra
1229-03-2024FridayGood Friday
1306-04-2024SaturdayShri Harichand Thakur janmajayanti
1410-04-2024 &
11-04-2024
Wednesday & ThursdayEid aI-Fitr**
1513-04-2024SaturdayChaitra Sankranti
1614-04-2024SundayBengali New Year & Ambedkar Jayanti
1721-04-2024SundayMahavir Jayanti
1801-05-2024WednesdayMay Day
1908-05-2024WednesdayRabindra Jayanti
2023-05-2024ThursdayBuddha Purnima
2126-05-2024SundayKazi Nazrul Islam Jayanti
2217-06-2024MondayEid al-Adha (Bakr Eid)**
2307-07-2024SundayRatha Yatra
2417-07-2024WednesdayMuharram
2502-08-2024FridayAcharya Prafulla Chandra Roy Jayanti
2611-08-2024SundayMartyr's Day (Sacrifice day of Khudiram Bose)
2715-08-2024ThursdayIndependence Day
2819-08-2024MondayRakhi Purnima
2926-08-2024MondayJanmastami
3005-09-2024ThursdayTeachers’ Day
3116-09-2024MondayFateha-E-Dwaz-Daham
3217-09-2024TuesdayBiswakarma Puja
3326-09-2024ThursdayIswar Chandra Vidyasagar Jayanti
3402-10-2024WednesdayGandhi janmajayanti and
Mahalaya
3507-10-2024 to
18-10-2024
Monday to FridayPuja Vacation (Durga Puja & Lakshmi Puja)
3631-10-2024 to
04-11-2024
Thursday to MondayPuja Vacation (Kali Puja & Bhatridwitiya)
3707-11-2024 &
08-11-2024
Thursday & FridayChhat Puja
3810-11-2024SundayJagadhatri Puja
3914-11-2024ThursdayChildren's Day
4015-11-2024FridayGuru Nanak Jayanti & Birsa Munda janmajayanti
4125-12-2024WednesdayChristmas Day

Please Note: The (**) asterisk marked dates are subject to change based on regional or institutional considerations. These dates are indicative and might be updated in the future.

The holidays in West Bengal schools offer a break from regular academic routines and opportunities to partake in cultural celebrations, fostering a sense of unity and understanding among students.

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