Dates for the Diary 2016-2017

Important Dates for the Diary 2016-2017 (Provisional)


  • Wednesday 24th August 2016 Planning Day 6 Hours Croke Park.
  • Thursday 25th August 2016 Planning Day 6 Hours Croke Park.
  • Friday 26th August  – Friday 28th 2016 October 46 Days.
  • Monday 7th November- Thursday 22nd 2016 December 34 Days.
  • Monday 9th January – Friday 17th February 2017 30 Days.
  • Monday 27th February – Friday 7th April 2017 (Excluding 17th March) 29 Days.
  • Monday 24th April – Friday 2nd June 2017 (Excluding 1st May & 2nd May-Planning Day) 28 Days.


Total Days 167

  • October Mid-Term Monday 31st October- Friday 4th November 2016
  • Christmas Holidays Friday 23rd December 2016 – Friday 6th January 2017
  • February Mid Term Monday 20th February-Friday 24th February 2017
  • St Patrick’s Day Friday 17th March 2017
  • Easter Holidays Monday 10th April- Friday 21st April 2017
  • May Bank Holiday Monday 1st May 2017
  • Summer Holidays Last School Day Friday 2nd June 2017


Note: Starting Date for Buses to be confirmed

School Calendar 2014 – 2015



Thursday 21st August Staff Meeting/Induction (No School)

Friday 22nd August First Year Induction

Monday 25th August Staff Meeting

Tuesday 26th August 1st and 5th Year Classes begin

Wednesday 27th August Full school timetable begins

Thursday 28th August Transition Year begin

Wednesday 17th-Wed 24th September German Exchange (Out)

Thursday 18th September First Year Welcoming Prayer Service 7.30 p.m.

Wednesday 8th September to Wednesday 15th September 2014 German Exchange (in)

Thursday 9th October Parents’ Association A.G.M. 8.00 p.m.

Wednesday 15th October Foundation Day School Mass

Friday 17th October Final date for Assessment Test (3rd & 6th Years)

Thursday 23rd October Open Night for incoming First Years / Final date for 4th and 5th Year Assessment Tests.

Mid Term Break Monday 2th to Friday 31st October inclusive

November 2014

Thursday 6th November Careers Information Night/Third Level Option (Leaving Cert) 8.00 p.m.

Wednesday 12th November Parent/Teacher Meeting for 6th Years / Final Date for 2nd year Assessment Test

Wednesday 19th November Parent/Teacher Meeting for 3rd Years

December 2013


Mon 1st – Fri 5th Dec Christmas House Exams 1st Years

Wednesday 3rd December Parent/Teacher Meeting for 4th and 5th Years

Tuesday 9th December Planning (Evening)

Friday 12th December Carol Service

Monday 15th to Friday 19th December Christmas house Exams for 2nd, 4th and 5th Years

Mon 22nd Dec – Friday 2nd Jan (Inc) Christmas Holidays



Monday 5th January Second Term begins

Wednesday 14th January Parent/Teacher Meeting for 1st Years

Wednesday 21st January Parent/Teacher Meeting for 2nd Years

Thursday, 22nd January Enrolment for incoming First Years

Saturday 31st January Assessment Tests for incoming First years

Monday 2nd February 2015 Commencement of Mock Examinations

Tuesday 3rd February Planning (Evening)


Mon 16th Feb – Fri 20th Feb (Inc) Mid-Term Break


Thursday 26th February Talk to Parents of 3rd Years – Senior Cycle Options, including Transition Year Program

Friday 13th March Final date for 5th Years Mid-term Assessments

Tuesday 17th March Bank Holiday (for St. Patrick’s Day)

Monday 23rd March Final date for 1st and 2nd Year Mid-term Assessments

Mon 3oth March – Fri 10th April (Inc) Easter Holidays



Monday 13th April Third Term begins

Monday 4th May Bank Holiday

Tuesday 5th May Planning (Evening)

Thursday, 14th May Awards Ceremony (7.30 p.m.)

Thursday, 21st May Graduation Ceremony (8.00 p.m.)

Monday 25th May – Friday 29th May Summer House Exams for non-exam classes

Friday 29th May Summer Holidays

Wednesday, 3rd June State Exams begin