School Diary

2018/2019 Year Planner

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  • Wed 15th Leaving Certificate Results
  • Thurs 23rd In service for staff (Croke Park Day)
  • Fri 24th 1st Years 9.30am – 11.30
    Transition Years 12.00 – 1.00
  • Sat 26th Welcome Pope Francis in the Nunciature
  • Mon 27th Prefect Training 9.00 – 4.00
    2nd Years 9.30am – 11.00pm
    5th Years 9.30am – 11.00pm
  • Tues 28th 3rd Years 9.30am – 11.00am
    6th Years 9.30am – 11.00am
  • Wed 29th All students 8.45am – 3.00pm


  • Fri 7th Extra Curricular Fair
  • Wed 12th Junior Cert Results
  • Thurs 13th & Fri 14th Transition Year trip to Carlingford
  • Thurs 13th Team Building Day for all 5th Year Students in Ardgillan
  • Fri 14th Higher Options R.D.S. (All 6th Years)
  • Tues 18th Ploughing Championships (Transition Year)
  • Thurs 20th 6th Year Mass 12.00 noon
  • Sat 22nd Study Skills Seminar – 3rd Years
  • Fri 21st Hospice Coffee Morning for First Year Students
  • Wed 26th “Europe Celebrates Languages Day”
  • Mon 24th - Fri 28th St Dominic’s College “Healthfest”
  • Fri 28th School sponsored walk


  • Mon 1st School closed
  • Mon 8th 6th Year Parent/Teacher Meeting 4.15 – 6.45
  • Tues 9th 1st Year Mass
  • Tues 9th Parents’ Association Annual General Meeting 7.30pm
    Guest Speaker Deborah King on “Wellbeing for Parents and Teens”
  • Mon 15th – Fri 19th Maths Week
  • Mon 15th 2nd Year Geography trip to Dunmore Caves
  • Tues 16th 3rd Year Parent/Teacher Meeting. 4.15 – 6.45
  • Tues 16th 5th and 6th Year history trip to Newgrange
  • Thurs 25th Information Evening on CAO, PLCs, HEAR, DARE for 6th Years and their parents
  • Mon 29th– Fri 2nd Nov Mid-Term Break- School closed


  • Mon 5th School re-opens
  • Mon 12th – Fri 16th Transition Year Community Care Week
  • Wed 14th All TY students attend “Zeminar”, a mental health seminar in the RDS
  • Mon 12th – Fri 16th Science Week
  • Tues 13th School closed – Junior Cycle in-service training for teachers
  • Fri 16th Annual Mass for deceased relatives and friends
  • Wed 21st 2nd Year Parent/Teacher Meeting. 3.30 – 6.00
  • Fri 23rd Yellow Day Fundraising for St. Vincent de Paul Society
  • Tues 27th, Wed 28th ,Thurs 29th 5th Year Retreats, Dominican Ecology Centre, Wicklow
  • Wed 28th Trade Fair- Library
  • Thurs 29th Dominican Forum
  • Fri 30th School closed – Junior Cycle in-service training for teachers


  • Thurs 6th Christmas Carol Service 8.00pm - Chapel
  • Thurs 13th Christmas House Examinations start
  • Fri 21st School closes at 3.00pm for Christmas Holidays


  • Mon 7th School re-opens – Assembly 8.45am
  • Mon 14th Information Evening for Parents of 3rd and 4th Years 7.00pm
    Options 2019/2020
    Leaving Cert Applied, Leaving Cert Established, Transition Year
  • Tues 15th 1st Year Parent/Student Quiz Night 7.30pm
  • Wed 16th 5th year Parent/Teacher Meeting 3.30 – 6.00
  • Tues 22nd 3rd Year Music Students trip to National Concert Hall
  • Mon 28th – Fri 1st Feb Catholic Schools Week
  • Thurs 31st 5th Year Home Economics trip to Healthfest at the National Dairy Council


  • Mon 4th – Fri 15th Feb Junior Cert and Leaving Cert Mock Examinations
  • Mon 4th– Fri 15th Feb Transition Year Work Experience
  • Tues 5th Information Evening for Parents of incoming 1st Years 7.00pm
  • Sat 9th Assessment – Incoming 1st Years
  • Mon 18th – Fri 22nd Mid-Term Break – School closed
  • Thurs 28th 1st Year Parent/Teacher Meeting 3.30pm – 6.00pm


  • Mon 18th & Tues 19th School closed


  • 2nd, 3rd, 5th, 9th, 10th, 11th Reflection Days for 1st Year classes
  • Fri 5th & Tues 9th 5th year Biology Students Ecology Trip
  • 15th – 26th School closed – Easter Holidays
  • To be confirmed Sports Day


  • Fri 3rd 1st Year History Trip
  • Mon 6th School closed - Bank Holiday
  • Thurs 16th 6th year Awards Ceremony
  • Fri 17th 6th Year Graduation
  • Thurs 23rd Transition Year Graduation
  • Wed 22nd – Fri 31st End of Year House Examinations
  • Fri 31st Summer Holidays


  • Wed 5th State Written Examinations begin