School Year 2017-2018 : Primrose Hill National School

School Year 2017-2018

School Year 2017 – 2018

Term 1

September School Year to begin on Friday 1st September 2017

October Parent/Teacher Meetings (scheduled week before mid-term break)

October Mid-Term Break: Monday 3oth October – Friday 3rd November inclusive

December Last day of term is Friday 22nd December, 2017
School finishes at 12noon for all classes with a service in
Christchurch, Celbridge

Term 2

January School reopens on Monday 8th January 2018

February Mid-Term Break: Thursday 15th and Friday 16th February inclusive

February BIAP and MIST Tests for Junior and Senior Infants

March St. Patrick’s Day (Public Holiday):  19th March

March     Last day of term is Friday 23rd  March 2018*1
School finishes at 12noon for all classes.

Term 3

April School reopens on Monday 9th April, 2018

May Closed Monday 7th May – Public Holiday

June Closed Monday 4th June – Public Holiday

June Drumcondra Test and Sigma T tests for 1st – 6th Class

Last day of term to be confirmed *2


In accordance with the Department of Education and Skills National Agreements on the Standardisation of the School Year, it should be noted that the School Closure Calendar 2015/2016 could be subject to change as part of contingency arrangements to make up for time lost due to unforeseen school closures.

1.Friday 23rd March is the final day of term unless changes are required as part of the contingency arrangements. Where contingency arrangements are required the school may reduce the Easter Break by remaining open up to one week.

2.Three Flexi-days (holidays) to be decided at a later date (2 weeks notice will be given).