Please note the  school calendar below may be subject to change.

School re-opens: August 28th Junior Infants, August 29th All students return.

Halloween Break: School Closes Friday 25th October and re-opens Monday 4th November.

Christmas: School closes Friday 20th December.  School re-opens Monday 6th January.

Mid-Term Break: February 20th and 21st.

Saint Patrick's Day closures: March 16th and 17th.  

Confirmation: March 20th (Postponed till further notice) 

Easter Holidays: April 6th -  17th. School re-opens Monday 20th April. 

Bank Holiday: Monday May 4th.

First Holy Communion: Saturday May 9th.

Mid – TermBreak: May 27th -June 2nd. 

Summer Holidays: June 26th Half  Day.

The school calendar is in accordance with the Standardised School year issued by the Dept of Ed and Science.


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We are a Catholic school under the patronage of the Bishop of Ferns. Religion is taught accordingly and children are prepared for the sacraments of First Holy Communion and Confirmation.


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