Govt announces winter vacation for schools in Kashmir division

Upto 8th Standard 28″ November, 2023 To 29th February, 2024
9th to 12th Standard 11th December, 2023 To 29th February,2024



Samanderbagh- S.P College Road Srinagar-190001



Subject: Winter vacations in Kashmir Division.Order No: 310 – DSEK of 2023 Dated: 25-11-2023


Consequent upon the approval conveyed by the Administrative Department, it is hereby ordered that all Government Schools and recognized Private Schools upto Higher Secondary Level of Kashmir Division shall observe winter vacation as per the following Schedule:

It is further ordered that:


  1. The teaching staff shall report back to their respective schools on 21st February, 2024, so that they remain available for making arrangements regarding preparation of ensuing examinations.
  2. All teachers shall remain available on demand for any online guidance of students during vacation period.
  3. Any default on part of the Head of the Schools/Teaching staff in observance of the above schedule shall attract strict action under rules.


No: DSEK/PS/ 206School Education KashmirDated: 25-11-2023


Copy to the:-

  1. Principal Secretary to Government, School Education department, J&K for favour of information.
  2. Divisional Commissioner Kashmir for favour of information.
  3. District Development Commissioner

-(All) for favour of information.

  1. Director, Information and Public Relation, J&K with the request to publish the order in leading daily Newspapers of Jammu/ Kashmir Division.
  2. Secretary, JKBOSE, for favour of information.
  3. Director School Education, Jammu for favour of information.
  4. State Project Director, Samagra Shiksha, J&K Srinagar for favour of information.
  5. Senior Superintendent of Police Traffic (Urban/ Rural) for favour of information.
  6. OSD to Advisor (B) to Hon’ble Governor for information of the Hon’ble Advisor.
  7. Station Director, Doordarshan Kendra/ Radio Kashmir, for giving wide publicity.
  8. Joint Director

(All) of Kashmir Division for information.

12. Chief Education Officer

(All) for information.

  1. Pvt. Secretary to Chairman FFRC.
  2. Order file/Stock file.
  3. 1/c website.