Ballycanew National School School Calendar 17/18
School Start Date: All
pupils return to school on Wednesday 30thAugust 2017
Class starts Friday 22nd Sept (6 sessions)
closed for week beginning 30th Oct. Re-opens Mon 6th Nov.
at 12.30pm on Friday 22nd Dec. School re-opens on Monday
8th Jan 2018
class starts Friday 12th January.
Dance lessons TBA
must wear their PE tracksuits for the Dance lessons
Meeting: To be advised
In the meantime teachers are more than willing to
meet parents to discuss any concerns or issues.
Please arrange an appointment through the office.
closed Thursday 15th and Friday 16th February. Re-opens
Mon 19th Feb
Week: 5th – 9th March 2018
First Confession: TBA
Patrick’s Public Holiday: School will be
closed on Monday 19thMarch
Easter Holidays: Begin
at 12.30pm on Friday 23rdMarch. School re-opens on Monday 9th
class start on Friday 13th
April (6 sessions)
Scholastic Book Fair: Book
Fair from Monday 23rd April to Thursday 26th April
Public Bank Holiday & Mid Term: School closed week beginning on Monday 7th
May. School re-opens Monday 14th May
Fun for All Day: TBA
Long Weekend & Public Holiday: School closed on Friday 1st
June and Monday 4th June. Re-opens Tuesday 5th June
on Friday 29th June. School
closes at 12.30pm
P.E. Days: Children
must wear their tracksuits for P.E.
Wednesdays – Junior Infants, Senior
Infants and 1st/2nd class
– 2nd/3rd, 4th/5th, 5th/6th
Phones: Please inform school of any changes to your mobile
number or address
Children: Please inform the school/teacher beforehand if your child is being collected
by somebody else. For safety and security reasons we can only
hand over a child to the parent/guardian.
Supervision: 8.50am –
9.00am. On very wet mornings the children will be allowed to go to their classrooms
where they will be supervised by staff.
Absences/Attendance: Children will
be marked absent on the online roll
system after 10am each day unless previously notified