Aug 22 Wed Staff Day Aug 23 Thu School re-opens all students. Classes finish at 1 pm 1st year parents meeting from 9.00 to 11.15 am Aug 25/26 Sun School group to attend Papal Mass for WMF Sept 4 Tue Meeting Transition Year parents (8 pm) Sept 9 Sun Mass to mark the new school year (11 am) Sept 11 Tue Meeting 3rd year parents (8pm) Sept 18 Tue Meeting 2nd year parents (8 pm) Sept 19 Wed 1st year parents coffee morning (10 am) Sept 26/28 Class tests (some) this week Sept 26 Wed Meeting Leaving Cert parents (8 pm) Sept 26/28 3rd year class trip Oct 1 Mon Staff Day – students off Oct 3 Wed Meeting 5th year parents (8 pm) Oct 4 Thu Mentor evening – meet mentor by appointment Oct 7 Sun Open Day (3 pm to 5 pm) Oct 12 Fri Introduction Day 5&6th class primary school students (3.30 pm) Oct 14 Sun Family outing (weather permitting) Oct 19 Fri Introduction Day 3&4th class primary school students (3.30 pm) Oct 24/26 Mid-term exams Oct 26 Fri Commencement of Mid-term on Friday after school Oct 27 Sat Halloween Show Nov 5 Mon School re-opens 9am Nov 15 Thu 1st & 2nd year parent teacher meeting (4.15 to 6.45) Nov 19 Mon TY work experience week Nov 21 Wed 5th & 6th year parent teacher meeting (4.15 to 6.45) Nov 27 Tue 3rd & 4th year parent teacher meeting (4.15 to 6.45) Nov 28 Wed Staff Day (Junior Cycle) – students off Dec 4 Tue Mentor evening – meet mentor by appointment Dec 7 Fri School closed Dec 18 Tue School Carol service 12 noon Dec 21 Fri Commencement of Christmas Holidays after school today Jan 7 Mon School re-opens 9 am Jan 21 Mon Transition Year Work experience Jan 22 Tue Mock exams and mid-year exams commence Feb 15 Fri Commencement of mid-term on Friday after school Feb 25 Mon School re-opens after mid-term Feb 27 Wed Meeting for 3rd year parents on TY 2019/20 (8 pm) Feb 28 Thu Mentor evening – meet mentor by appointment Mar 3 Sun Open Day 3 pm Mar 5 Tue 1st, 2nd & 5th year parent teacher meeting (4.15 to 6.45) Mar 8 Fri Introduction Day for primary school students (3.30 pm) Mar 13 Wed 3rd and 6th year parent teacher meeting (4.15 to 6.45) Mar 18 Mon Public holiday school closed Apr 10 Wed TY trip – Camino departure Apr 12 Fri After school – Commencement of Easter Holidays Apr 23 Tue Easter Dangerous Camp: daily Tue to Fri, 10 to 3 pm Apr 29 Mon School re-opens 9 am May 6 Mon Public holiday – school closed May 23 Thu School Awards Day May 24 Fri Graduation Day for 6th year (from 4 pm) May 28 Tue Commencement of house exams May 31 Fri Holidays commence 3 pm May 31 Fri 1st / 2nd year trips likely departure date Jun 5 Wed State exams for 3rd and 6th year commence July 1 Mon Rockbrook Dangerous Camps (4 x 1 week camps) commence Aug 22 Thu Likely commencement date for 2019/20 school year Note There will be one other school closure in 2018/19 stipulated by DES due to preparation work for Junior Cycle reform
October 2018 mid-term break
All schools will close from Monday 28th October 2019 to Friday 1st November 2019 inclusive.
All schools will close on Friday 20st December 2019, which will be the final day of the school term. All schools will re-open on Monday 6th January 2020.
February 2020 mid-term break
Post-primary schools will close from Monday 17 th February 2019 to Friday 21nd February 2020 inclusive unless changes are required as part of contingency arrangements to make up for time lost due to unforeseen school closures.
All schools will close on Friday 3rd April 2020 which will be the final day of the school term, unless changes are required as part of contingency arrangements to make up for time lost due to unforeseen school closures. All schools will re-open on Monday 20th April 2020.