End of August / Beginning September - Schools throughout the country re-open. Individual schools will notify parents of opening dates.
2nd September - Leaving Certificate Results issue - view our results section
Monday 31st October 2022 to Friday 4th November 2022 incl - October Mid-Term Break
Halloween falls on Monday 31st October.
Mon 7th November - Schools re-open after mid-term
Wed 23rd November - Junior Certificate Results
21st December - Final Day of Christmas Term
Thursday 22nd December to Wednesday 4th January incl - Christmas School Holidays
Thursday 5th January - Schools re-open
1st February - CAO Closing Date
February Mid-Term Break*
Secondary closed Mon 13th – Fri 17th Feb incl.
Primary closed Thurs 16th - Fri 17th Feb with option to extend to 5 day break (13th-17th).
*NB view contingency arrangements
Wed 1st February - CAO Closing Date
Mon 6th Feb - St Brigids Day (Public Holiday)
Friday 31st March last day of school before Easter Break
Easter Break* Mon 3rd April- to Friday 14th April inclusive - Schools Closed.
Monday 17th April - Schools reopen
*NB view contingency arrangements to make up lost school time, i.e. schools may stay open until Wed 5th April
Monday 1st May - May Bank Holiday
End of May/beginning June - Secondary schools finish
Monday 5th June - June Bank Holiday
Wednesday 7th June - Junior Cert & Leaving Cert exams start
End of June - Primary schools finish
Note about School Summer Holiday Dates