17th August 2016 - Leaving Cert Results Issue - Visit our Leaving Cert Results Page
22nd August 2016 - CAO First Round Offers
End of August /beginning September - Schools throughout the country re-open - read more
Visit our Back-to-School Section to source all your needs
End of August /beginning September - Schools throughout the country re-open - read more.
Mid-Sept* - Junior Certificate Results issue - view our results section
14th - 16th September 2016 - Higher Options Conference RDS
Mon 31st Oct 2016 to Fri 4th Nov 2016 inclusive.
Halloween falls on Monday 31st October.
Visit our Halloween Section for Halloween camps, activities & family breaks
15th - 23rd October = Maths Week
Mon 7th November - Schools re-open after mid-term
13th - 20th November = Science Week
Monday 9th January - Schools re-open
11th - 14th January = BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition, RDS
February Mid-Term Break*
Secondary closed 20th–24th Feb incl.
Primary closed 23rd-24th Feb with option to extend to 5 day break (20th-24th) . *NB changes to these dates may occur as part of contingency arrangements to make up for lost school time
1st February - CAO Closing Date
Friday 17th March - Saint Patricks's Day
Engineers Week - 4th - 10th March 2017
Final Day of Term Fri 7th April
School Closed Mon 10th April to Fri 21st April inclusive
*NB changes to these dates may occur as part of contingency arrangements to make up lost school time, i.e. schools may stay open until Wed 12th April
Easter Camp Section coming soon
Monday 1st May = May Bank Holiday
End of May/beginning June - Secondary schools finish
5th June = Bank Holiday
7th June - Junior Certificate & Leaving Certificate exams start
Note about School Summer Holiday Dates