Aug 21 Wed Staff Day Aug 22 Thu School re-opens all students. Classes finish at 1 pm 1st year parents meeting from 9.00 to 11.00 am Sept 3 Tue Meeting Transition Year parents (8 pm) Sept 8 Sun Mass to mark the new school year (11 am) Sept 10 Tue Meeting 3rd year parents (8pm) Sept 17 Tue Meeting 2nd year parents (8pm) Sept 18 Wed 1st year parents coffee morning (10 am) Sept 24 Tue Meeting 6th year parents Sept 25/27 Possible date 3rd year class trip Oct 1 Tue Meeting 5th year parents (8 pm) Oct 3 Thu Mentor evening – meet mentor by appointment Oct 6 Sun Open Day (3 to 5 pm) Oct 9 Wed Introduction Day 5&6th class primary school students (3.30 pm) Oct 18 Fri Introduction Day 3&4th class primary school students (3.30 pm) Oct 23/25 Mid-term Assessment (senior classes) Oct 25 Fri Commencement of Mid-term on Friday after school Oct 25 Fri Halloween Show from 6 pm Nov 4 Mon School re-opens 9am Nov 5 Tue Staff Day (new JC event) – no school for students Nov 14 Thu 1st & 2nd year parent teacher meeting (4.15 to 6.45) Nov 18 Mon TY work experience week Nov 20 Wed 5th & 6th year parent teacher meeting (4.15 to 6.45) Nov 26 Tue 3rd & 4th parent-teacher meeting (4.15 to 6.45) Dec 3 Tue Mentor evening – meet Dec 6 Fri School closed Dec 17 Tue School Carol service 12 noon Dec 20 Fri Commencement of Christmas Holidays after school Jan 7 Tue School re-opens 9 am Feb 3 Mon Transition Year Work experience Feb 4 Tue Mock exams commence & mid-year exams commence Feb 14 Fri Commencement of mid-term on Friday after school Feb 24 Mon School re-opens after mid-term Mar 1 Sun Open Day 3 pm Mar 3 Tue 1st, 2nd and 4th year parent teacher meeting (4.15 to 6.45) Mar 6 Fri Introduction Day for primary school students (3.30 pm) Mar 16 Mon School closed Mar 17 Tue Public holiday school closed Mar 18 Wed 3rd , 5th and 6th year parent teacher meeting (4.15 to 6.45) Apr 1 Wed TY trip – Camino departure Apr 3 Fri After school – Commencement of Easter Holidays Apr 14 Tue Easter Dangerous Camp: daily Tue to Fri, 10 to 3 pm Apr 20 Mon School re-opens 9 am May 4 Mon Public holiday – school closed May 22 Fri Graduation Day for 6th year (from 4 pm) May 26 Tue Commencement of house exams May 29 Fri Holidays commence after exams Jun 3 Wed State exams for 3rd and 6th year commence Jul 6 Mon Rockbrook Dangerous Camps commence Aug 27 Thu Likely commencement date for 2020/21 school year Note: There will be one other school closure in 2019/20 stipulated by DES due to preparation work for Junior Cycle reform
October 2020 mid-term break
All schools will close from Monday 26th October 2020 to Friday 30 October 2020 inclusive.
All schools will likely close on Tuesday 22 December 2020, which will be the final day of the school term. All schools will re-open on Tuesday 5th January 2021.
February 2021 mid-term break