School Calendar Events by Month 2019-2020

Avondale Community College
School Calendar 2019/2020 - Events by Month

 

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August 2019
Friday 24th Induction Day for First Year Students 9:30am-2:00pm
Monday 26th First Year Students (only) return to school 8:45am- 12:30pm
Tuesday 27th First, Third and Sixth Year Students return to school
Wednesday 28th All Students return to school

September 2019
Monday 9th – Friday 13th Roald Dahl Week
Wednesday 11th Junior Certificate Results
Friday 13th School closed for Students   Staff CPD - JCT Training
Tuesday 17th TY School Summit Careers Event
Friday 20th Higher Options Career Event for Sixth Year Students
Monday 23rd   Drop Everything and Read Initiative (DEAR) 11:10am Class
From Monday 23rd Whole School Numeracy Initiative Financial Fortnight
Tuesday 24th BT Young Scientist Entries Deadline
TBC Review meetings with Leaving Certificate Students
  Assessment for Learning: Third and Sixth Year Students
October 2019
Wednesday 9th Sixth Year Parent Teacher Student Meeting
Monday 14th – Friday 18th National Maths Week
Monday 14th – Friday 18th National Climate Action Week
Week of 14th Deadline for Leaving Certificate RACE Applications
Monday 21st – Friday 25th TY Work Experience Phase 1
Tuesday 22nd Drop Everything and Read Initiative (DEAR) 11:10am Class

Wednesday 24th

Thursday 25th

Interactive Open Days for incoming First Year Students
Thursday 25th Open/Enrolment Night 7.00pm– 9.00pm
  Assessment for Learning: Third and Sixth Year
TBC Fifth Year LCVP Enterprise Trip

                                                                              

November 2019
Monday 4th – Friday 8th Reading Week for First, Second, TY and Fifth Year Students
Tuesday 12th CAO Information Evening for Parents 7pm
Thursday 14th Second Year Parent Teacher Meeting
Monday 11th - Friday 15th National Science Week
Week of 18th Sixth Year Pre Mock Examinations
Wednesday 20th Drop Everything and Read Initiative (DEAR) 11:10am Class
Monday 18th - Friday 22nd National College Awareness Week
December 2019
Monday 2nd- Friday 6th Friendship Week
Friday December 8th School Closed
Wednesday 11th Third Year Parent Teacher Student Meeting
Thursday 12th Drop Everything and Read Initiative (DEAR) 11:10am Class
Week of 9th Deadline for Junior Cert RACE Applications
Monday 16th –Friday 20th In-House Examinations
TBC Senior Cycle Art Trip to Newgrange
TBC Sixth Year LCVP Recorded Interviews
TBC Junior Cycle Profile of Achievement Awards Ceremony
January 2020
Wednesday 8th –Saturday 11th January BT Young Scientist Exhibition 2020
Thurs 9th/ Friday 10th First Year Trip to the BT Young Scientist Exhibition 2020
Tuesday 14th   Transition Year 2021 Information Evening 7:00pm
Wednesday 15th Cambridge Aptitude Tests for Senior Cycle
Wednesday 15th Fifth Year Parent Teacher Student Meeting
Thursday 23rd Scifest in Avondale Community College
Thursday 23rd First Year Parent Teacher Meeting
Friday 24th Drop Everything and Read Initiative (DEAR) 11:10am Class
TBC Sixth Year LCVP Portfolio Day
TBC Mock Junior and Leaving Certificate Examinations
February 2020
TBC Mock Junior and Leaving Certificate Exams
Saturday 1st Assessment Morning for Incoming First Year Students 2020-2021
Monday 10th – Friday 14th TY Work Experience Phase 2
Monday 24th Drop Everything and Read Initiative (DEAR) 11:10am Class
TBC Review meetings with Leaving Certificate students
TBC Junior Cycle and Leaving Certificate Examination fees due
(€110 approx.)
TBC Waltons Music for Schools Competition
   
March 2020
Tuesday 3rd Transition Year Parent Teacher Student Meeting
Wednesday 4th Sponsored Walk
Monday 2nd – Friday 6th World Book Week
Monday 9th- Tuesday 17th Seachtain na Gaeilge
Monday 9th

Subject Choice Evening for Parents of TY and Third to Fifth Year Students

Feedback Evening re Aptitude Tests for Parents and Students

Tuesday 10th Subject Choice Morning for TY and Third to Fifth Year Students
Tuesday 17th School closed for St. Patrick’s Day
Wednesday 18th Submission of Subject Choice Forms
Wednesday 18th Drop Everything and Read Initiative (DEAR) 11:10am Class
TBC

Oral Examinations for Leaving Certificate Students

Practical Examinations for Junior and Leaving Certificate Students

  Submission of Junior Cert Levels to the Department of Education
April 2020
Wednesday 1st –Friday 3rd TY Trip to Killary
Thursday 9th Drop Everything and Read Initiative (DEAR) 11:10am Class
Thursday 23rd National Poetry Day
Tuesday 28th Information Evening   for Parents of Incoming First Year Students 2020 -2021
TBC Regional Scifest IT Carlow
  Practical and Coursework Deadlines for Certificate Examinations
May 2020
Friday 8th Drop Everything and Read Initiative (DEAR) 11:10am Class
Week of 11th  

Evening of Excellence Awards 7:30pm

Awards Days for Junior Students

Thursday 21st Leaving Certificate Graduation
Thursday 21st Transition Year Awards Ceremony
Friday 22nd First Year Multi-Activity Trip To Baltinglass ERC
  TUSLA Education Welfare Board Returns (Attendance Notes)
June 2020
Wednesday 3rd State Examinations begin
  Fifth Year LCVP Work Experience Week during the Summer holidays

                                                   This calendar may be subject to change.