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Annual Academic Calendar 2017 and Holiday List of Schools

Annual Academic Calendar, 2017 and Holiday List, 2017 for all recognized secondary schools in West Bengal published by West Bengal Board of Secondary Education.

Update: Revised Annual Academic Calendar and Holiday List, 2017

West Bengal Board of Secondary Education
“Nivedita Bhawan”, DJ-8, Sec-II, Salt Lake City, Kolkata – 700091

Memo No. DS(Aca)/355/A/25/1 Date: 07.12.2016

NOTIFICATION

From: The Secretary,
West Bengal Board of Secondary Education

To: The Heads of all recognised Secondary Schools in West Bengal

Dear Sir/Madam,

As directed, I am to upload Annual Academic Calendar 2017 and Holiday list – 2017 for your kind information and taking necessary action.

Your kind cooperation for effective implementation of the same will be highly appreciated.

Encl: as stated

Yours faithfully,
Sd/- SECRETARY


West Bengal Board of Secondary Education
“Nivedita Bhawan”, DJ-8, Sec-II, Salt Lake City, Kolkata – 700091

ANNUAL ACADEMIC CALENDAR OF 2017

FOR ALL RECOGNISED SECONDARY SCHOOLS IN WEST BENGAL

THE ANNUAL ACADEMIC CALENDAR IS SPREAD OVER IN THE FOLLOWING STAGES:

1. TIMINGS OF SCHOOL HOURS:

TIME PERIOD TIME PER PERIOD
FROM TO
10-40 HRS. 10-50 HRS. PRAYER/ ASSEMBLY
10-50 HRS. 11-30 HRS. 1st PERIOD 40 MINS. X 4 = 2HRS. 40 MINS.
11-30 HRS. 12-10 HRS. 2nd PERIOD
12-10 HRS. 12-50 HRS. 3rd PERIOD
12-50 HRS. 13-30 HRS. 4th PERIOD
13-30 HRS. 14-10 HRS. TIFFIN
14-10 HRS. 14-45 HRS. 5th PERIOD 35MINS. X 4= 2HRS. 20 MINS.
14-45 HRS. 15-20 HRS. 6th PERIOD
15-20 HRS. 15-55 HRS. 7th PERIOD
15-55 HRS. 16-30 HRS. 8th PERIOD

TOTAL HOURS: 10-40 HRS. TO 16-30 HRS. = 5HRS. 5O MINUTES.

1000 HOURS TEACHING – LEARNING HOURS IN A YEAR – AS PER RTE

TEACHING – LEARNING HOURS = 5 HOURS

5 DAYS (MONDAY TO FRIDAY) – TEACHING -LEARNING HOURS = 5 HRS.X5 = 25 HRS.

SATURDAY – DO – = 2 HRS. 40 MINUTES

TOTAL = 27 HOURS 40 MINUTES + 3 HRS.+ 20 MINUTES (RECESS) = 31 HRS.

2. WORKING DAYS & WORKING HOURS:

365 DAYS (IN A YEAR)
LESS – 52 DAYS (SUNDAYS)
LESS – 65 DAYS (HOLIDAYS)
248 DAYS
LESS – 12 DAYS FOR THREE (3) SUMMATIVE EVALUATIONS
236 DAYS —————i.e. 33.71 WEEKS

TOTAL HOURS PER WEEK – 31 HOURS (INCLUDING TIFFIN HOURS)

TOTAL TEACHING – LEARNING HOURS IN A YEAR = 31 HRS. X 33.71 WEEKS = 1045 HOURS

3. CLASS-WISE PERIODS:

V – 6 PERIODS X 5 DAYS + 4 PERIODS X 1 DAY (SATURDAY) = 34 PERIODS
VI – 7 PERIODS X 5 DAYS + 4 PERIODS X 1 DAY = 39 PERIODS
VII & VIII – 8 PERIODS X 5 DAYS + 4 PERIODS X 1 DAY = 44 PERIODS
IX & X – 8 PERIODS X 5 DAYS + 4 PERIODS X 1 DAY – 44 PERIODS

Sd/- Secretary

Sd/- Secretary

No. DS-355 dated 07.12.2016