AUGUST 

August 28th Monday  Staff Development Day (NO STUDENTS)
August 29th  Tuesday  Forms 1,5,6 begin @ 08:45am – 13:05
August 30th Wednesday  Forms 2,3,4 begin @ 08:45am – 13:05
August 31st Thursday School open for ALL @ 08:45am

 

SEPTEMBER

September 1st Friday  LC 2017 review of scripts 6pm-9pm
September 8th Friday  First Year & Mentors & Tutors: Team Building Day (Clogherhead)
September 12th Tuesday  PTA AGM & Guest Speaker –  7:30pm main school hall
September 13th Wednesday  Junior Certificate Results
September 19th – 22nd (T-F)  Transition Year to Outdoor Pursuits Centre, Gartan, Co. Donegal
September 22nd  Friday  First Form Parents Barbecue 4:00-6:00pm
September 26th Tuesday European Day of Languages
September 28th Thursday  Open Evening 6:00-8:30pm

 

OCTOBER

October 2nd Monday Breakfast Bonding -First Years/Mentors/Tutors/Year Head
October 2nd- 6th & 9th-13th  Class tests for forms 3,5,6 (timetable will be provided)
October 12th Thursday  Students Council Meeting 4-5pm
October 16th-20th  Maths Week
October 23rd-27th  Anti-Bullying Week
October 23rd Monday  Assessments Due home forms 3/5/6
October 27th Friday  Half-Term Holiday begins at 3:40pm

 

NOVEMBER

November 6th Monday  School Reopens at 08:45am for Assembly
November 16th Thursday  Form 5th Year Parent/Teacher/Student Meeting
November 20th Monday  Breakfast Bonding-First Years/Mentors/Tutors/Year Head
November 22nd Wednesday  Form 6th Year Parent/Teacher/Student Meeting
November 29th Wednesday  Sixth Form CAO information evening for Parents & Students
November 27th-December 1st  House Exams for Forms 1,2,5
November 27th – December 1st  Transition Year Work Experience Week 1

 

DECEMBER

December 12th Tuesday  DATS Tests for TY
December 13th Wednesday  Reports due in office 1,2,5
December 14th Thursday  Christmas Carol Service
December 18th-21st TY End of Module 1 exams
December 21st Thursday  Christmas Concert 7pm
December 22nd Friday  Student & Staff Christmas lunch-School Closes @ 1:05pm

 

JANUARY

January 8th Monday School Open at 08:45am for Assembly
January 8th Monday TY Module 2 Begins
January 9th Tuesday 1st Year Parent/Teacher/Student Meeting
January 15th Monday Breakfast Bonding – First Years /Mentors/Tutors/Year Head
January 16th Tuesday TY Module 1 Reports due in Office
January 16th Tuesday 3rd Year Parent/Teacher/Student Meeting & Study Skills evening for parents
January 22nd Monday 2nd Year Parent/Teacher/Student Meeting

 

FEBRUARY

February 5th-9th  Transition Year Work Experience Week 2
February 5th-9th  6th & 3rd Year Mock Exams
February 9th Friday  Half-Term Holidays Begin at 3:40pm
Friday 19th – 23rd Transition year Work Experience Week 3
February 19th Monday School Opens at 08:45am for Assembly
February 26th Monday Breakfast Bonding – First Years/Mentors/Tutors/Year Head
February 26th Monday Mock results due in office
February 26th-March 2nd DGS Book Week

 

MARCH

March 5th-9th Seachtain na Gaeilge
March 13th Tuesday Fifth Form 2017 Subject Options Information Night
March 19th Monday School Closed – Bank Holiday for St. Patricks Day
March 23rd Friday School Closes for Easter Break @ 3:40pm
  LC & JC Practicals and LC orals (students to be notified of dates)

 

APRIL

April 9th Monday School Re-opens at 08:45am for Assembly
April 23rd Monday Breakfast Bonding

 

MAY

May 2nd  Wednesday TY Portfolio Interviews  TY Certs Due
May 7th Monday School Closed for Public Holiday
May 17th-22nd TY Module 2 Exams
May 18th  Friday Prize Day 1:30-3:00pm
May 23rd Wednesday TY Fun Day
May 24th Thursday TY Award Ceremony  8:00-9:30pm
May 24th to June 1st Exams Forms 1,2,5
May 25th Friday 6th Year Graduation Ceremony
May 28th Monday TY Mentoring Day
May 31st Thursday TY Module 2 Reports due in office

 

JUNE

June 1st Friday End of School Year
June 6th Wednesday State Examinations begin
June 11th Monday Exam Results due in office forms 1,2,5