Barcelona Academic Calendar 23/24
All the dates you need to plan your year ahead.
Start of the 2023 / 2024 academic year
Wednesday 6th September 2023
Wednesday 21st December 2023 to Sunday 7th January 2024
Saturday 23 March to Monday to 1st April 2024
Last day of the school year
Friday 21 June 2024
Other holiday days that do not coincide with any of the above holidays
Monday 11th September
Thursday 12th October
Wednesday 1st November
Wednesday 6th December
Friday 8th December
Wednesday 1st May
Please note that these dates refer to public schools and concertades, although private schools may also follow this calendar. Non-compulsory education may follow a slightly different calendar.
Schools also have a number of additional free days (dies de lliure disposició) which they are free to take within the school year whenever they choose. Many schools tag these days onto to existing official holidays, for example around the two days at the beginning of December.