School Calendar

School Calendar 2020/21

This Calendar and our re-opening dates may be subject to change.  We will follow guidance from the Department of Education on the Re-opening of Schools.

Date Activity
Tuesday  1st September 1st years return
Wednesday 2nd September 3rd & 6th Years return
Thursday 3rd September 2nd & 5th Years return
Friday 4th September TY return
Monday 7th September LCA 1 & 2 return
Monday 21st Sept 1st year option rollover
Wednesday 30th  September 6th Year & 3rd year Parent/Teacher meeting
5th to 9th October 1st , 2nd & 3rd  year exams (in-class)
Monday 12th October 1st year option rollover
Week beginning 19th   October School Show
Mid-term break (last day of term Friday 23rd  October return on Monday 2nd  November)
Wednesday 4th November 1st year & 2nd   year  Parent/Teacher meeting
Wednesday 11th November Open Night
Monday 16th November 1st year option rollover
Wednesday 18th  November CAO Information night 7.00 p.m.
30th November to 4th  Dec TY Work Ex week 1
1st & 2nd     December 5th   Year Exams (Study Hall)
3rd & 4th   December 6th Year Exams (Study Hall)
Monday 7th December 1st year option rollover
17th, 18th & 21st    December 1st  & 2nd year exams in sports hall
Tuesday 22nd   December X-Factor and holidays begin
Christmas Holidays (last day of term is Tuesday 22nd   December, return on Wednesday 6th January)
Friday 15th January School closed –whole staff training
Monday 18th January 1st year options start
Tuesday 19th January Senior School Options night 7.00 p.m.
Thursday 21st  January School closed for JCT Cluster Day
Wednesday 27th   January 1st , 5th &  LCA  Year Parent/Teacher meeting
3rd Feb to 12th Feb Pre Leaving & Pre Junior Certificate Exams (Sports Hall)
8th Feb to 12th Feb 5th year Work Ex all week
Mid-term break (last day of term Friday 12th February, return on Monday 22nd  February)
1st   to 5th  March TY Work Ex week 2
1st   to 5th  March 1st , 2nd and 5th year assessments
Wednesday 10th  March 3rd & 6th Year parent/Teacher meeting
Weds 17th March – School Closed St. Patrick’s Day
Sunday 21st  March 1st ,2nd  & 5th  year assessment results entered
Easter Holidays (last day of term is Friday 26th March, return Monday 12th  April)
19th to 23rd  April TY Work Ex Week 3
Monday May 3rd  School closed Bank Holiday
Thursday 27th  May JCSP awards a.m. & Music awards p.m.
Friday 28th   May Awards day p.m.
Tuesday 1st June to Friday 4th June 1st  ,2nd  & 5th  year Exams (Sports Hall)
Wednesday 2nd June Graduation ceremony 7.00 p.m.
Friday 4th June Last day of term & holidays begin
Wednesday 9th June State exams (LC, LCA & JC) commence

School Calendar 2019/20

Date
Activity
Tuesday  27th  August
1st years return
Wednesday 28th August
3rd & 6th Years return
Thursday 29th  August
2nd & 5th Years return
Friday 30th August
TY return
Monday 2nd  September
LCA 2 return
Wednesday 25th  September
1st & 6th Year Parent/Teacher meeting 4.15 to 6.45 p.m.
30th  September to 4th October
1st , 2nd & 3rd  year exams
Week beginning 21st  October
School Show
Mid-term break (last day of term Friday 25th October return on Monday 4th November)
Wednesday 6th November
2nd & 3rd  year  Parent/Teacher meeting 4.15 to 6.45 p.m.
Wednesday 13th November
Wednesday 20th  November
Monday 2nd Dec
JCT staff training – school closed to students
2rd   to 6th Dec
TY Work Ex week 1
3rd & 4th    December
5th & 6th   December
17th , 18th , 19th   December
Friday 20th  December
X-Factor and holidays begin
Christmas Holidays (last day of term is Friday 20th   December, return on Monday 6th January)
Thursday 16th January
Wednesday 22rd  January
1st , 5th &  LCA  Year Parent/Teacher meeting 4.15 to 6.45 p.m.
Thursday 23rd January
JCT Cluster day – school closed to students
Feb 5th to Feb 14th
10th to 14th Feb
5th year Work Ex all week
Mid-term break (last day of term Friday 14th February, return on Monday 24th February)
2nd   to 6th  March
TY Work Ex week 2
2nd  to 6th  March
1st , 2nd and 5th year assessments
Wednesday 11th  March
3rd & 6th Year parent/Teacher meeting 4.15 to 6.45 p.m.
Tuesday 17th March – School Closed
St. Patrick’s Day
Easter Holidays (last day of term is Friday 3rd  April, return Monday 20th  April)
20th to 24th April
TY Work Ex Week 3
Monday May 4th School closed
Bank Holiday
Wednesday 13th May
Incoming 1st year parents/students transition afternoon
Thursday 21st May
JCSP awards a.m. & Music awards p.m.
Friday 22nd  May
Awards day p.m.
Tuesday 26th May to Friday 29th May
1st  ,2nd  & 5th  year Exams (Sports Hall)
Wednesday 27th May
Graduation ceremony 7.00 p.m.
Friday 29th  May
Last day of term & holidays begin
Weds 3rd June
Junior & Leaving Cert Exams start

School Calendar 2018/19

Date Activity
Tuesday  28th  August 1st years return
Wednesday 29th August 3rd & 6th Years return
Thursday 30th  August 2nd & 5th Years return
Friday 31st August TY return
Monday 3rd September LCA 1 & 2 return
Monday 3rd September Tracksuit fitting 3.30 to 5.30 p.m.
Wednesday 26th  September 1st & 6th Year Parent/Teacher meeting 4.15 to 6.45 p.m.
1st to 5th October 1st , 2nd & 3rd  year Exams
Week beginning 22nd October School Show (Matinees and evening performances – dates to follow)
Mid-term break (last day of term Friday 26th October return on Monday 5th November)
Wednesday 7th November 2nd & 3rd year Parent/Teacher meeting 4.15 to 6.45 p.m.
Thursday 15th November Open Night for primary  school pupils
Wednesday 21st November CAO Information night 7.00 p.m. Powerpoint
3rd   to 7th Dec TY Work Experience Week 1
30th, 3rd, 5th  December 5th   Year Exams
  6th, 7th  11th December 6th Year Exams
Monday 10th December School closed for students JCT Training day for staff
18th, 29th & 20th  December 1st  & 2nd year Exams
Friday 21st December X-Factor and holidays begin
Christmas Holidays (last day of term is Friday 21st  December, return on Monday 7th January)
Thursday 17th January Senior School Options night 7.00 p.m.
Wednesday 23rd  January 1st , 5th &  LCA  Year Parent/Teacher meeting 4.15 to 6.45 p.m.
Feb 5th to Feb 15th Pre Leaving & Pre Junior Certificate Exams
11th to 15th February 5th year Work Experience all week
Mid-term break (last day of term Friday 15th February, return on Monday 25th February)
4th  to 8th  March TY Work Experience Week 2
4th to 8th March 1st , 2nd and 5th year assessments
Monday 18th March – School Closed In lieu of St. Patrick’s Day
Wednesday 20th  March 3rd & 6th Year parent/Teacher meeting 4.15 to 6.45 p.m.
Easter Holidays (last day of term is Friday 12th April, return Monday 29th  April)
29th April to 3rd  May TY Work Experience Week 3
Monday May 6th School closed Bank Holiday
Friday 24th May Student Awards day 2.00 p.m.
Monday 27th May Sports day
Tuesday 28th May to Friday 31st May 1st  ,2nd  & 5th  year Exams
Wednesday 29th May 6th year Graduation ceremony 7.00 p.m.
Friday 31st May Last day of term & holidays begin

School day: Monday and Wednesday: 8.50 to 3.40 Tuesday, Thursday & Friday: 8.50 to 3.20 Parents Talk Fin Chambers Information Booklet for incoming first years