School Calendar

Borrisokane Community College Calendar 2018/2019

First Year IPad Induction Day 22nd August – Parents and Students to attend.

Staff Professional Development Friday August 24th 6 hours

Staff Planning Monday August 27th 6 hours

First Year Induction Day – Tuesday August 28th.

1st, 2nd and 5th years – Wednesday August 29th.

All Students – Thursday August 30th

Information meeting for fifth year parents – Tuesday 4th September 8pm

Induction meeting for first year parents – Thursday 6th September 8pm

Information meeting for 2nd and 3rd year parents on new Junior Cycle Assessments – Tuesday 11th September

TY DAT tests – week commencing September 17th

Friendship Week – September 24th to September 28th

Careers Exhibition – Monday September 24th

Transition Year Killary Trip – 26th September – 28th September.

Literacy Week – October 1st to October 5th

Staff Meeting – Monday October 8th 4.15 – 6.15 – 2 hours       

Maths Week – October 8th to October 12th

Parents Association AGM – Monday October 15th 7.30pm – Speaker Pat McKenna – Topic – Social Media.

Sixth Year Exams – October 23rd to October 26th

Third Year Tour – Wednesday October 24th – Saturday October 27th.

Mid-Term Break – Monday October 29th – Friday November 2nd.

Transition Year Work Experience – 5th November to Friday 9th November.

Meeting for First year Parents on Choosing Option Subjects – Wednesday November 7th 7pm.

Meeting for Leaving Certificate Parents on the CAO system – Wednesday November 7th 8 pm.

Science Week – November 12th to November 16th

Open Night – Tuesday November 13th 7.30pm – 3 hours

Positive Mental Health Week – November 19th to November 23rd

First Year Parent/Teacher Meeting – Thursday November 22nd 4.15pm to 6.45pm – 3 hours

Parent/Teacher Meeting 3rd and 6th Year -Thursday November 29th 4.15pm to 6.45pm

JCT Staff Development Day Monday December 3rd – no school for students.

Enterprise Week – December 3rd to December 7th

JCT Cluster Day – December 10th, 2018 – no school for students.

Fifth Year Exams – Friday December 7th – Wednesday December 12th.

Christmas Concert – 19th and 20th December 8pm.

Christmas Holidays – Closing Friday December 21st – Reopen Monday January 7th

First Year Tour to Young Scientist Exhibition – Thursday January 10th

Transition Year trip to Paris: Tuesday 15th January to Friday 18th January

Parent/Teacher Meeting 2nd and 5th Year – Thursday January 24th 4.15 pm to 6.45pm

Staff Meeting Tuesday Jan 29th 4.15 – 6.15- 2 hours

Mock Exams – Monday February 4th – Friday February 15th.

Transition Year Work Experience – Monday February 11th – Friday February 15th.

LCVP Work Experience – Wednesday February 13th – Friday February 15th.

Mid – Term Break – Monday 18th – Friday 22nd February.

Staff Meeting Tuesday February 26th – 4.15 – 6.15 – 2 hours

Meeting for parents of 3rd and TY students – Senior Cycle Options Wednesday February 27th 8 pm.

Closing Date for LCVP Portfolio – Friday March 1st, 2018

Active Schools Week – Monday March 4th – Friday March 8th.

Seachtain na Gaeilge – March 4th to March 15th

Closing Date for CSPE Project – Wednesday March 13th, 2019

Closing Date for Leaving Certificate History Project – Wednesday March 13th, 2018

St Patrick’s Day Bank Holiday – Monday March 18th

Parent /Teacher Meeting 1st and Transition Year – Thursday March 21st 4.15pm to 6.45pm

German Exchange visit to Germany – Monday 1st April to Friday 5th April

Closing Date for Junior Science Coursework – Friday 12th April

Easter Holidays – Closing Friday April 12th – Re-open Monday April 29th.

German Exchange visit to Ireland: Monday 29th April to Friday 3rd May 2019.

Staff Meeting Wednesday May 1st 4.15 – 6.15 – 2 hours

Bank Holiday – Monday May 6th

Summer Exams – Monday 27th May.

Summer Holidays – Friday 31st May.

Junior & Leaving Certificate Exams commence Wednesday June 5th 2019.

Junior & Leaving Certificate Exams finish Friday June 21st 2019.