School Calendar

School Calendar 2016-2017


September 2016:

Wednesday 7th  :  Start of year welcome coffee morning for parents @  11.00 a.m. in the school hall

Monday 12th : Junior Infants commence a full school day.  They go home at 1.30 p.m.

Friday 16th :  Eid Ul Adha Celebration – Coffee morning for all parents at 11.00a.m. to celebrate this important event together.

Monday 19th :  Junior Infants Classroom meetings

Tuesday 20th   :  Senior Infants, Classroom meetings.

Wednesday 21st    :  First Class, Classroom meetings.

Thursday 22nd  :  Second Class, Classroom meetings.

Friday 23rd : Third Class, Classroom meetings

Monday 26th Fourth Class, Classroom meetings.

Tuesday 27th:  Fifth and Sixth Class Classroom meetings and coffee morning for 5th and 6th class parents

Thursday 29th: Official Opening of our new Junior school and Senior school libraries

Friday 30th: School CLOSED


October 2016:

Friday 14th:  School Walk (provisional date)

Monday 17th– Friday 21st: Maths Week

Wednesday 26th In-service day for staff based on the New Oral Language Curriculum for Primary Schools. The school will be closed on this day.

Friday 28th:  Fun dress-up day/ Bake Sale

Monday 31st October- Friday 4th November inclusive: the school will be closed for the mid-term break


November 2016:

Monday 7th November:  The school will re-open after the mid-term break.

Monday 14th– Friday 18th November: Science Week


December 2016:

Friday 16th:  Coffee morning and Christmas singalong for parents

Thursday 22nd:  The children are getting their Christmas holidays.  The school will re-open on Monday the 9th of January 2017.


January 2017:

Monday the 9th:  The school will re-open after the Christmas holidays

Friday 27th:  Community Day- ‘Fit For Life!’ We will also celebrate Chinese New Year on this day.


February 2017:

6th – 10th:  Individual parent / teacher meetings will take place this week: more information to follow.

Monday 20th– Friday 24th inclusive:  The school will be closed this week for mid-term break.

Monday 27th: School re-opens.

Monday 27th Feb- Friday 4th March: Book Week and Book Fair


March 2017:

Wednesday 8th– Wednesday 15th: Seachtain Na Gaeilge

Wednesday 15th:  Lá Glas – Celebration for Seachtain na Gaeilge and St. Patrick’s day.

Thursday 16th and Friday 17th: school CLOSED for our National holiday, St. Patrick’s Day


April 2017:

Friday 7th :  The children will be getting their Easter holidays on this day.

Monday 10th– Friday 21st inclusive: school closed for Easter holidays

Monday 24th:  The school will re-open after the Easter holidays.


May 2017:

Monday 1st May:  The school will be closed for the May bank holiday.


*School tour dates are subject to change

Friday 12th:  Sonas and Bród school tour

Monday 15th:  Junior Infant school tour

Tuesday 16th:  Senior Infant school tour

Wednesday 17th :  1st Class school tour

Thursday 18th  :  2nd Class school tour

Friday 19th May:  3rd Class school tour

Monday 22nd  :  4th Class school tour

Tuesday 23rd  :  5th Class school tour

Wednesday 24th : 6th Class school tour


Thursday 25th:  Junior School sports day

Friday 26th :  Senior School sports day


June 2017:

Monday 5th and Tuesday 6th  June:  The school will be closed for the June bank holiday.

Tuesday 27th  :  The school will close for the summer holidays.  The school will re-open on Wednesday the 30th of August 2017.


July 2017

Monday 3rd – Friday 14th July 2017- July Provision in Sonas and Bród