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School Year Calendar Arrangements 2017/2018



Check out the school year calendar arrangements below along with links to some of the most popular sections on the site throughout each month of the school year on the right.


- April 2018 -


Key Dates for April

Final Day of Term Fri 23rd March
Schools Closed Mon 26th March to Fri 6th 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 28th March





- May 2018 -


Key Dates for May


Monday 7th May = May Bank Holiday

End of May/beginning June - Secondary schools finish





- June 2018 -


Key Dates for June


4th June = Bank Holiday

6th June (provisional) - Junior Certificate & Leaving Certificate exams start

Note about School Summer Holiday Dates







Dates for School Year Calendar 2018/19 available here