Academic Year 2019-2020 – Jamaica Calendar of School Terms and Holidays

EXAMINATION DATES

  • Grade One Individual Learning Profile (GOILP) – August 26 – September 13, 2019
  • Early Childhood Age 4 Assessment – March 11 – April 9, 2020
  • Grade Nine Achievement Tests (GNAT) – May 8, 2020
  • Primary Exit Profile (PEP) Ability Test – February 27, 2020
  • Primary Exit Profile (PEP) CBT – March 19 and 20, 2020
  • Primary Exit profile (PEP) Performance Tasks (Grade 6) – April 23 and 24, 2020
  • Grade 5 Performance Task – May 26, 27, 28 and 29, 2020
  • Grade 4 Performance Task – June 25 and 25, 2020
  • Vocational School Leaving Certificate Examination (VCLCE) – June 8 – 19, 2020
  • Grade Three Diagnostic – June 11 and 12, 2020
  • Jamaica School Certificate (JSC) – July 6 – 9, 2020

CSEC, CAPE and CVQ Examination Dates

  • CSEC (January 2019)
    • Registration: August 19, 2019 – October 4, 2019
    • Examination Dates: January 3, 2020 – January 21, 2020
  • CSEC (June 2020)
    • Registration: October 1, 2019 – November 29, 2019
    • Examination Dates: April 29, 2020 – June 5, 2020
  • CAPE (June 2020)
    • Registration: October 1, 2019 – November 29, 2019
    • Examination Dates: April 14, 2020 – June 12, 2020
  • CVQ (June 2020)
    • Registration: September 1, 2019 – January 20, 2020
    • Examination Dates: Coursework to be uploaded May 1, 2020 to June 10, 2020.  Online Registration System opens for submission of completed units.  Schools should submit the following documents to the Overseas Examinations Commissions:
      • External Verifiers’ Report
      • Internal Assessors’ Report
      • Achievement Sheets
      • Candidates’ Portfolio Completion Form

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