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.