Dates will be added to this list as the year progresses…
Wed 5th March Ash Wednesday Children will receive ashes in school
Friday 7th March Cake Sale in School Hall
Friday 7th March Badminton in Cockhill (6th Class girls)
10th – 14th March Seachtain na Gaeilge
Thurs 13th March 6th Class trip to Glenveagh – Science, Nature and observation of Spring (Greenwave Ireland)
Friday 14th March Lá Glas – children wear green on Lá glas and perform in a ceolchoirm as Gaeilge.
Sunday 30th March Children’s Mass in St Aengus’ Church, Burt at 11.15 am
Monday 31st March Mata sa Rang begins in Senior Infants (7 weeks intensive Maths teaching)
Wed 2nd April Battle of the Books Day 1 – Quiz for 6th class organised by Buncrana Library
Mon 7th April First Confessions for the First Holy Communion class at 7p.m. in St Aengus’ Chapel, Burt.
Wed 9th April Annual Reading testing for children from 1st class upwards.
Thurs 10th April World Book Day – Children dress up as their favourite book charachter. Competitions held in school for Best Book Cover etc.
Friday 11th April Easter Holidays
Monday 28th April School Reopens
Monday 28th April Confirmation Retreat for 6th Class
Tues 29th April Confirmation Practice
Thursday 1st May Confirmation in St Mura’s Church Fahan at 5 p.m.
Monday 5th May Bank Holiday – school closed
Thurs 8th May Parents of 6th class will receive booklets about RSE and their child.
Thurs 8th May An Taisce taking 6th class on walk of Burt wetlands showing Summer nesting birds, history of railway etc.
Friday 9th May Coffee Morning for First Holy Communion class parents.
Tues 13th May Annual Maths tests for children from 1st class upwards.
Mon 19th-Thurs 22nd Annual Spelling tests for children from 1st class upwards.
19th & 20th May Bike Lessons after school 3 – 5 p.m.
Thursday 22nd May Respecting Difference Assembly and Coffee Morning for Senior Infant Parents @ 9.30a.m.
Fri 23rd May Local Elections – school closed
Saturday 24th May First Holy Communion at 11 a.m.
Thursday 29th May 1st Class school trip to Lurgybrack
Friday 30th May School closed
Monday 2nd June Bank Holiday – school closed
Wed 4th June Mrs Uí Mhurchú class school trip to Riverwatch and Bananas
Thrus 5th June Fan the Flame 6th class Diocesan Mass in Derry
Friday 6th June Sports Day
Tuesday 10th June Children’s school reports sent home
Wed 11th June Open Day for September 2014 New Entrants at 1.15p.m.
Wed 11th June Singing Club Concert
Thurs 12th June 6th class School Trip to Creggan Country Park
Friday 13th June Alternative Sports Day (if Fri 6th is cancelled due to adverse weather)
Thurs 19th June Mrs Mc Monagle’s class School Trip – Movie and Bowling in Brunswick MovieBowl
Friday 20th June 5th class School Trip to Arena 7
Tuesday 24th June Leaver’s Mass
Thurs 26th June Closing for Summer Holidays