Important Dates

AUGUST 2016
Wed 17 – Fri 19 August Summer Scheme for New Year 8 Students
Wed 24 August Staff ‘Baker’ Day 1
Thurs 25 August Staff ‘Baker’ Day 2
SCHOOL RE-OPENS FOR STUDENTS
Fri 26 August Student Induction
Mon 29 August School Development Day 1 – INSET
Tues 30 August Student Induction
Wed 31 August Student Induction
SEPTEMBER 2016
Thurs 1 September Student Induction
Fri 2 September Student Induction
Mon 5 September All Students 8.50am – 3.10pm
Wed 7 September Year 8 Amazing Brains Workshop
Thurs 8 September School Photographer
Thurs 8 September UUJ Open Days – Post 16 students
Fri 9 September QUB Open Days – Post 16 students
Fri 9 September Year 11 Amazing Brains Workshop
Tues 13 September St Mary’s Open Day event 10.15am-11.30am
Wed 14 September Student Leadership Team Interviews
Fri 16 September Gideon’s Visit
Thurs 22 September Senior Prize Night
Mon 26 September European Day of Languages / Year 8 parents invited to Continental Breakfast
Fri 30 September School Development Day 2 – INSET
Fri 30 September Year 12 Mentoring Meeting with parents
OCTOBER 2016
Mon 3 October Year 8 Mass (begins at 4.00pm)
Fri 7 October Student Council Elections
Mon 17 October Parent Power Workshop including Show My Homework Tutorial for parents (7.00-8.30 pm – all parents welcome)
Mon 17 October Translink Road Safety Bus visit to Year 8
Mon 31 Oct – Fri 4 November HALLOWEEN HOLIDAYS
NOVEMBER 2016
Tues 8 November Year 12 Parent/Teacher Meeting (begins at 3.30pm)
Mon 21 Nov – Fri 2 December Assessment Manager All Year Groups Core Assessment 1
DECEMBER 2016
Tues 8 December Post 16 Parent/Teacher Meeting (begins at 3.30pm)
Wed 14 December Whole School Christmas Dinner in Dining Centre
Tues 20 December Carol Service
Fri 23 Dec – Thurs 5 Jan CHRISTMAS HOLIDAYS
JANUARY 2017
Fri 6 January School Development Day 3 – INSET
TBC GCSE/GCE External Examinations
Wed 18 January Year 11 Parent/Teacher Meeting (begins at 3.30pm)
Wed 25 January Transfer Open Night
Thurs 26 January Transfer Open Night
Fri 27 January Staff ‘Baker’ Day 3 – INSET BST
FEBRUARY 2017
Thurs 9 February Year 10 Parent / Teacher Meeting / Options Seminar (begins at 2.00pm)
Mon 13 – Fri 17 February MID TERM BREAK
Tues 21 – Mon 27 February Year 11 & 12 GCSE Mock Examinations
TBC Year 10 & 12 Careers Conference
MARCH 2017
Mon 6 March Year 8 Parent/Teacher Meeting (begins at 3.30pm)
TBC St Patrick’s Day Mass
Thurs 16 March School Development Day 4 / Year 12 Options Seminar / GCSE Mock Examination Results
Fri 17 March School closed – Holiday (St Patrick’s)
Mon 20 March – Fri 31 March Assessment Manager All Year Groups Core Assessment 2
APRIL 2017
Tues 4 April Belfast Feis
Wed 5 April Year 9 Parent / Teacher Meeting (begins at 3.30pm)
Mon 8 May External Speaking Test for Fainne Scheme
Thurs 13 April Staff ‘Baker’ Day 4 – CAU Admin
TBC Holy Week Service
Fri 14 April – Fri 21 April EASTER HOLIDAYS
Wed 19 April – Fri 21 April Easter Revision School
MAY 2017
Mon 1 May School closed – Holiday (May Day)
Mon 29 May Staff ‘Baker’ Day 5 – Planning & Review Day
Tues 30 May – Tues 13 June Assessment Manager All Year Groups Core Assessment 3
June 2017
Thurs 8 June ‘New’ Year 8 Induction Evening (begins at 4.00pm)
Sat 10 June ‘New’ Year 8 PiE and PiMs
Thurs 15 June Sports Day
Mon 19 June – Fri 23 June Barcelona Trip
Thurs 22 June Junior Prize Day
Fri 30 June End of Year Staff Mass
Fri 30 June School Finishes

Dates to be Added Leaver’s Graduation Mass
Religious Retreats

*Dates are subject to change*