Many parents and students are confused by successive reforms to the school calendar. So here are the official dates for the 2023 school holidays (source: Wallonia-Brussels Federation):
Compulsory education timetable: 2022-2023
|Back to school||Monday 29 August 2022|
|Fête de la Communauté française||Tuesday 27 September 2022|
|Autumn break (All Saints' Day)||from Monday 24 October 2022 to Friday 4 November 2022|
|Commemoration of 11 November||Friday 11 November 2022|
|Winter holidays (Christmas)||from Monday 26 December 2022 to Friday 6 January 2023|
|Relaxation leave (Carnival)||Monday 20 February 2023 to Friday 3 March 2023|
|Easter||Monday 10 April 2023|
|Spring holidays (Easter)|
from Monday 1er May 2023 to Friday 12 May 2023
NOTE : the spring holiday is therefore shifted to the Easter holiday
|Ascension Day holiday||Thursday 18 May 2023|
|Whit Monday||Monday 29 May 2023|
|The summer holidays start on||Saturday 8 July 2023|
Why a school placement?
A school reinforcement course during the school holidays can offer many benefits to students. Some of the main benefits of participating in a course are
During the school holidays, students often tend to forget some of what they have learned during the school year. A school reinforcement course allows them to review the essential notions, to consolidate their knowledge and to fill in any gaps. This allows them to start the new school term with a solid foundation.
Preparing for examinations and assessments
Our academic reinforcement courses are particularly beneficial for students who are preparing for important exams or assessments. Such as the baccalauréat, the brevet, or other school tests. These courses offer the opportunity to revise key subjects, practice exercises and receive personalised support to optimise their performance in the assessments.
Strengthening methodological skills
The school reinforcement courses are not limited to the revision of subjects. They help students to develop essential methodological skills. Such as time management, effective note-taking, study planning and learning strategies. These skills are beneficial in the long run, as they help students to become more independent and organised learners.
Benefit from personalised support
One of the major advantages of tutoring is the personal attention it gives to students. The small class size allows teachers or tutors to give individual attention to each student. They can answer their specific questions and guide them in a way that is adapted to their needs. This promotes a better understanding of concepts and faster progress.
Our Cogito courses during the school holidays offer students the opportunity to make progress and see their own improvements. This boosts their confidence in their academic abilities and motivates them to persevere. By feeling more comfortable with school subjects, students are more likely to approach learning with a positive attitude and achieve better results.
The academic reinforcement courses during the 2023 and following school holidays enable you to consolidate your knowledge and prepare for exams. Develop methodological skills, benefit from personalised coaching and boost self-confidence. They offer students a valuable opportunity to improve their academic performance and prepare effectively for the following school year.