Dates of Semana Blanca?

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Dates of Semana Blanca?

Postby angelmouse » Fri Jan 20, 2006 5:13 pm

Hi,
Does anyone have a child in a Spanish school and know the exact dates of their Feb half term?
Thank you...

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Postby Nikvin » Fri Jan 20, 2006 11:09 pm

Half term¿¿¿ not round here!! apart from today ( local patron saint) next extra day is for andalucia day, then easter break.

if there are half terms in some spanish schools, then i have no idea when, but dont kno of any that do.

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Postby costachick » Sat Jan 21, 2006 3:57 pm

The Semana Blanca dates for the Malaga schools are:

Monday 27th Feb -- Friday 3rd March.

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Postby Faire d'Income » Sat Jan 21, 2006 6:03 pm

Apart from translating as white week, what is seman blanca?

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Postby lis48 » Sun Jan 22, 2006 8:55 am

A week off school or college is called "blanca" because it is white or empty of classes. Andalucia Day is Tuesday 28th Feb and that week is carnaval week round here so I imagine all the schools will be off then if at all.

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Postby Faire d'Income » Sun Jan 22, 2006 7:26 pm

Cheers.


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