PIERCESTOWN NATIONAL SCHOOL CALENDAR 2021-2022
School Reopens: On Tuesday 31st August 2021 @ 9.20am
First Holy Communion: Saturday 18th September 2021 (3rd class)
Halloween Break: School will be closed for one week from Monday 25th to Friday 29th
Parent-Teacher Meetings: INFO COMING SOON!!!!!!
Exceptional Closure Day: Friday 26th November (training day for schools who opened ASD classes,
postponed for the last two years due to Covid-19)
Half Day for Primay Language Curriculum Inservice – Friday Dec. 10th
Christmas Holidays: School will close on Wednesday 22nd December 2021 and will reopen
on Thursday 6th January 2022
Mid Term: School will be closed for the week of Monday 21st to Friday 25th February 2022
First Confession: To be confirmed
St. Patrick’s Day: School will be closed on Thursday 17th March 2022 and Friday 18th March 2022
Easter Holidays: School will close on Friday 8th April and will reopen on Monday 25th April 2022
Public Holiday: School will be closed on Monday 2nd May 2022
First Holy Communion: Saturday 14th May 2022
Standardised Testing: Week beginning Monday 16th May 2022
Confirmation: To be confirmed
Public Holiday: School will be closed on Friday 3rd and Monday 6th June 2022
Sixth Class Graduation Ceremony: To be confirmed
Summer Holidays: School will close on Thursday 30th June 2022
****School year 2021-2022 will have one other full day exceptional closure to facilitate CPD for teachers in the Primary Language Curriculum, date to be confirmed. This is a day that was postponed in 2019-2020 and 2020-2021, due to COVID-19. There will be two additional half day closures also in 2021-2022 in relation to the Primary Language Curriculum.
Parents are advised that Easter holidays 2022 and/or mid-term breaks could be altered if the school is forced to close for bad weather or other unexpected causes during the year. This calendar has been ratified by the Board of Management as of 2nd June 2021.