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GCC CALENDAR 2018-2019

 1st Term

DATE

EVENT

TIME

SOURCE

Monday 27th August

 

Staff Planning Day

8.50a.m. –3.50pm.

0025/2011 and 0045/2016

Tuesday 28th August

1st Years and 6th Years +LCA2

Staff Meeting

8.50am. – 12.30pm.

1.10pm. – 3.50pm.

 

Wednesday 29th August

3rd and 5th Years +LCA1

Staff Meeting

8.50am. – 12.30pm.

1.10pm. – 3.50pm.

 

Thursday  30th
August

1st, 2nd, TY, 6th Years +LCA2

Staff Meeting

8.50am. – 12.30pm.

1.10pm. – 3.50pm.

 

Friday 31st August

Full school day for all Year Groups.

8.50 am. – 1.00pm.

 

 

Monday 24th September

1st Year Parents Information Session

7.30p.m. – 8.30p.m.

 

Wednesday 3rd October

 

Staff Meeting

4.00 – 5.50p.m.

0025/2011and 0045/2016

Wednesday 3rd October –Friday October 5th

Instructional Leadership

 

 

Thursday 11th October

School finishes at 12.30p.m.

Staff Meeting

Open Evening

 

1.10p.m. – 3.50p.m.

6.30p.m. – 9.00p.m.

 

0025/2011and 0045/2016

Monday 29th October – Friday 2nd  November incl.

Mid Term Break

 

 

Wednesday 7th November

Mass of Remembrance for deceased staff and students

7.30pm.

 

Monday 12th  November

 

PPT Meeting for 3rd Years

4.00pm. – 6.45pm.

M58/04

Wednesday 21st November

Seminar for 3rd Years on Transition Year and LCA
Programmes.

7.30 p.m.

 

Thursday 22nd November

Whole school CPD for staff

School closed to students

 

Wednesday 28th November

 

PPT Meeting for 6th Years

4.00p.m. – 6.45p.m.

M58/04

Tuesday 4th  December

 

Staff Meeting

4.00pm. – 5.50pm.

M58/04 and 0025/2011 and 0045/2016

Monday 10th December

 

1st Years 2019-2020 Subject Choice Seminar.

7.30p.m.

 

 

Wednesday 12th December

PPT Meeting for 5th Years

4.00p.m. – 6.45p.m.

M58/04

Friday 14th
– 21st Dec

Christmas Tests

 

 

Friday 21st  December

School closes for final day of term.

 

24th December – 7th  Jan

Christmas Holidays

 

 

 
GCC CALENDAR 2018-2019

 2nd Term

DATE

EVENT

TIME

SOURCE

 

Monday 7th January 2019

 

School opens for Second Term

 

 

Wednesday 9th January

Seminar for TY students and 3rd Yrs on LCA programme and
Subject Choice in 5th Year

7.30 p.m.

 

Monday 14th January

 

Staff Meeting

4.00pm. – 5.00pm.

0025/2011 and 0045/2016

Week of Jan 14th

 

French Exchange Away Trip

 

 

Thursday 24th January

PPT Meeting for Transition Year students

4.00pm. – 6.45pm.

 

0025/2011 and 0045/2016

Thursday January 31st-Friday
February 1st

School Musical

7.30pm-9.30pm

 

Monday 4th – Friday 15th

February incl

Pre Exams 3rd & 6th Years

TY Work Experience(2weeks)

 

 

Saturday 2nd February

 

Assessment of Incoming 1st Years 2019-2020

9.30a.m. – 12.30p.m.

 

Monday 18th – Friday 22nd  February inclusive

Mid Term Break

 

 

Tuesday 26th February

PPT Meeting for 2nd Year students

4.00p.m. – 6.45p.m.

 

0025/2011 and 0045/2016

Thursday February 28th to Sunday March 3rd

TY School Tour 1

 

 

Tuesday 5th March

Staff Meeting

4.00p.m. – 5.50p.m.

M58/04 and 0025/2011 and 0045/2016

Thursday 7th March

JCT Cluster Workshop.

School closed to studenets

 

 

Thursday March 7th to Sunday March 10th

TY School Tour 2

 

 

Wednesday 13th  March

PPT Meeting for 1st Year students

4.00p.m. – 6.45p.m.

0025/2011and 0045/2016

Monday 18th March

School closed for St Patrick’s Day Holiday

 

 

Thursday 11th April

 

Staff Meeting

4.00p.m. – 5.50p.m.

0025/2011and 0045/2016

Monday 15th – Friday 26th April inclusive.

Easter Holidays

 

 

 

 GCC CALENDAR 2018-2019

3rd  Term  

DATE

EVENT

TIME

SOURCE

 

Monday 29th April

 

School Opens for Third Term

 

 

Monday 6th May

May Bank Holiday

School Closed

 

 

Wednesday 8th May

 

Staff Meeting

4.00pm. – 5.50 pm.

M58/04 and 0025/2011 and 0045/2016

Thursday 16th May

 

Diograis Awards Night

7.00pm. – 9.30pm.

0025/2011 and 0045/2016

Monday 20th May

Leaving Cert Mass and Graduation

7.30p.m. – 9.30p.m.

 

Friday 24th May – Friday 31st May

Summer House Exams

 

 

Friday 31st May

 

Staff Meeting

11.00am to 1.00pm

 

Wednesday 5th June

Start day for State Examinations 2019

 

 

STATIONERY REQUIREMENTS FOR FIRST YEAR STUDENTS FOR THE ACADEMIC YEAR 2018-2019 GCC

NOTE: Each subject requires students to have an A4 Soft back copy for notes and an 80 page copybook for exercises.

SUBJECT & EXTRA REQUIREMENTS

Maths

  • Calculator (MUST be Casio Model FX83+Scientific Calculator :);
  • Geometry Set;
  • Maths Tables (“Log Book”);

French

  • French-English/English-French Dictionary (Collins);

Geography

  • New Complete Geography Workbook by Charlie Hayes
  • Set of Colouring Pencils and

SUBJECT REQUIREMENTS TO BE PURCHASED WHEN STUDENTS ARE INFORMED ABOUT OPTION SUBJECTS IN SEPTEMBER.

Art

  • Packet of Watercolour Pencils (Faber Castel); A4 Spiral Bound Sketchbook (Daler);
  • Range of Pencils (MUST be 2B-8B); A2 Art Folder;
  • Rubber, ruler, set of paint brushes A glue stick, small scissors
  • A4 carry case for materials

Business

  • Calculator (same model as for Maths) and ruler.
  • Flip folder with plastic poly pockets

Home Economics         

  • A4 Display File

Woodwork

  • Compass;
  • 2H +HB pencils;
  • A4 Display Folder

Metalwork

  • USB Key

P.T.O.

  • Technical Graphics     
  • Technical Graphics Set
  • T-Square;
  • Compass;
  • Protractor;
  • Large Set Squares Masking Tape small Easer + Paper 2H+HB pencils;
  • A3 Folder (cardboard)

Technology

  • USB Key

STATIONERY REQUIREMENTS FOR SECOND YEAR STUDENTS FOR THE ACADEMIC YEAR 2018 – 2019 GCC

NOTE: A number of subjects require students to have a File and A4 Refill Pad. For the present, one or two files will suffice. However, SUBJECT DIVIDERS will be needed if a student wishes to use the same file for more than one subject.

SUBJECT & REQUIREMENTS

Gaeilge

  • 1 soft back copy
  • A4 Hardback copy & Note copy from 1st Year

English

  • A4 Hardback copy;
  • 2 Soft back 80-page copies;

Maths

  • Calculator (MUST be Casio model FX83+Scientific Calculator); Geometry Set;
  • A4 Hardback copy;
  • Box copy book (squares) Maths Tables (“Log Book”);

French

  • French-English/English-French Dictionary (Collins); 1 soft back copy
  • Hardback copy; + Ecoutez Bien 1(folens) blue book.

Science

  • A4 Hardback copy;

Religion

  • Hardback copy;

SPHE

  • A4 Display Folder; 80-page copy;

CSPE

  • A4 Hardback copy & soft back copy.

History

  • Retain Hardback copy; Soft back copy;

Geography

  • A4 Hardback copy; 80-page copy;
  • Set of Colouring Pencils & Ruler

Music

  • A4 Manuscript;
  • A4 Hardback copy;

Art

  • Packet of Watercolour Pencils (Faber Castel);
  • A4 Spiral Bound Sketchbook (Daler); Range of Pencils (MUST be 2B-8B); A2Art Folder;
  • Rubber, ruler, set of paint brushes A glue stick, small scissors
  • A4 carry case for materials

Business

  • Calculator (same model as for Maths); A4 Hardback copy;
  • Soft Back copy & ruler.
  • Record Books No. 1, No. 2 and No. 3;

Home Economics        

  • A4 Display File;
  • One 80-page copy; 1 Hardback copy;
  • Cookery Evaluation Sheets for Home Economics (Junior Cert) by MaryAnne Halton

Woodwork

  • Compass;
  • Large Set Squares; Masking Tape:
  • T Square
  • 2H + HB pencils;

Metalwork

  • A4 Hardback copy & Soft back copy.
  • USB Key

Technical Graphics     

  • Technical Graphics Set (May be purchased from School); T-Square;
  • Compass;
  • Protractor;
  • Large Set Squares Masking Tape small Easer + Paper 2H+HB pencils;
  • A3 Folder (cardboard) Or Purchased Individually

PE

  • 80 Page copy;

Technology

  • A4 Hardback copy; 80 Page copy; USB Key

STATIONERY REQUIREMENTS FOR THIRD YEAR STUDENTS FOR THE ACADEMIC YEAR 2018-2019 GCC

NOTE:

  1. A number of subjects require students to have a File and A4 Refill Pad. For the present, one or two files will suffice. However, SUBJECT DIVIDERS will be needed if a student wishes to use the same file for more than one
  2. Exam Papers will be required in all subjects. Teachers will advise students what type of papers to buy in

SUBJECT & REQUIREMENTS

Gaeilge

  • Note copy from 2nd yr
  • Hardback copy + soft back copy;

English

  • A4 Hardback copy;
  • 2 Soft back 80-page copies;

Maths

  • Calculator (MUST be Casio model FX83+ Scientific Calculator)
  • Geometry Set;
  • A4 Hardback copy;
  • Maths Tables (“Log Book”);

French

  • French-English/English-French Dictionary (Collins); 1 soft back copy
  • Hardback copy from last year

Science

  • A4 Hardback copy;

Religion

  • Hardback copy;

SPHE

  • A4 Display Folder; 80-page copy;

CSPE

  • A4 Hardback copy & Soft back copy.

History

  • Retain Hardback copy; Soft back copy;

Geography

  • A4 Hardback copy from 2nd year Educational Company Exam Papers Set of Colouring Pencils;
  • Music
  • Recorder;
  • A4 Manuscript;
  • A4 Hardback copy;

Art

  • Packet of Watercolour Pencils (Faber Castel);
  • A4 Spiral Bound Sketchbook (Daler); Range of Pencils (MUST be 2B-8B); A2 Art Folder;
  • Rubber, ruler, set of paint brushes A glue stick, small scissors
  • A4 carry case for materials

Business

  • Calculator (same model as for Maths); & Ruler A4 Hardback copy & Soft Back Copy
  • Exam Papers available from teacher in September. Record Books No. 1, No. 2 and No. 3;

Home Economics        

  • A4 Display File;
  • 1Hardback copy; One 80-page copy;
  • Cookery Evaluation Sheets for Home Economics (Junior Cert) by Mary Anne Halton.

Woodwork

  • Compass;
  • Large Set Squares; Masking Tape:
  • T Square
  • 2H + HB pencils;

Metalwork

  • A4 Hardback copy; Soft Back copy USB Key

Technical Graphics     

  • T-Square;
  • Compass;
  • Protractor;
  • Large Set Squares Masking Tape small Easer + Paper 2H+HB pencils;
  • A3 Folder (cardboard) Or Purchased Individually

PE

  • 80 Page copy

Technology

  • A4 Hardback copy; 80 Page copy; USB Key

STATIONERY REQUIREMENTS FOR FOURTH YEAR STUDENTS FOR THE ACADEMIC YEAR 2018-2019 GCC

NOTE: A number of subjects require students to have a File and A4 Refill Pad. For the present, one or two files will suffice. However, SUBJECT DIVIDERS will be needed if a student wishes to use the same file for more than one subject.

SUBJECT & REQUIREMENTS

Gaeilge

  • Display Folder Soft back copy; Hardback copy;

English

  • A4 Hardback copy; 80-page copy;
  • File and A4 pad;

Maths

  • Calculator (MUST be SHARP Scientific Calculator: model EL-531W);
  • Geometry Set;
  • A4 Hardback copy; File and A4 pad;
  • Maths Tables (“Log Book”);

French

  • French-English/English-French Dictionary (Collins) ;( From last year) 80-page copy;
  • Hardback copy;

Science

  • File and A4 pad;

Religion

  • 80 page copy;

History

  • A4 Hardback copy;

Business

  • Hardback A4copy Folder

Geography

  • Ring Binder

SPHE

  • Display Folder & Hard Back Copy

STATIONERY REQUIREMENTS FOR FIFTH YEAR STUDENTS FOR THE ACADEMIC YEAR 2018-2019 GCC

NOTE: A number of subjects require students to have a File and A4 Refill Pad. For the present, one or two files will suffice. However, SUBJECT DIVIDERS will be needed if a student wishes to use the same file for more than one subject.

SUBJECT & REQUIREMENTS

Gaeilge

  • Folder for Notes Soft back copy Hardback copy;

English

  • A4 Hardback copy; 1 A4 Pad;
  • 2 soft back 120 page copies

Maths

  • Calculator (MUST be SHARP Scientific Calculator: model EL-531W);
  • Geometry Set;
  • A4 Hardback copy;
  • Maths Tables (“Log Book”);

French

  • French-English/English-French Dictionary (Collins) 2 soft back copies
  • 1 Hardback copy

Biology/Chemistry/Physics   

  • A4 Hardback copy;
  • A4 Hardback Science Copy;

Religion

  • 80 page copy

History

  • A4 Hardback copy; Soft back copy;

Geography

  • A4 Hardback copy; 80-page copy;
  • Set of Colouring Pencils & Ruler

Music

  • Large Ring Binder
  • 4 different coloured Highlighter Pens;
  • A4 Manuscript;

Art

  • Four A4 ring binders, polypockets, memory stick
  • A4 folder, range of pencils (2b-8b), rubber, ruler, pencil
  • A4 sketchbook (spiral bound), watercolour pencils, set of paint brushes, A glue stick, small scissors

Economics/Business    

  • Folder

Accounting

  • A4 Hardback copy;
  • 80-page copy;

Engineering/Construction          

  • Compass;
  • Large Set Squares;
  • Clips;
  • A4 Hardback copy;
  • 80-page copy;
  • 2B, 3B & HB pencils;

Design & Communication Graphics                 

  • A3 Folder Cardboard;
  • A4 Display Folder;
  • Masking Tape;
  • T-Square;
  • Compass;
  • Protractor;
  • Large Set Squares + Adjustable Sets Square;
  • A4 Hardback copy;
  • 2H + HB + 2B pencils; Easer + Paper

Construction Studies

  • T Square
  • Large Sets Square Masking Tape 2H + HB pencils Easer + Paper
  • A4 Hardback copy
  • A4 Display Folder/A3 Folder (cardboard)

Technology

  • USB Key;
  • 2H + 3B + HB Pencils; Colouring Pencils
  • A4 Hardback copy

Home Economics        

  • 1 Hardback copy;
  • 2 Soft back copies

LCA Maths                 

  • Calculator (MUST be SHARP Scientific Calculator: model EL-531W);

LCA SOC ED              

  • Display Folder & USB Key for use in 5th & 6th Yr

LCA French          

  • 1 Hard Back & 1 Soft Back Copy

STATIONERY REQUIREMENTS FOR SIXTH YEAR STUDENTS FOR THE ACADEMIC YEAR 2018-2019 GCC

NOTE:

  • A number of subjects require students to have a File and A4 Refill Pad. For the present, one or two files will suffice. However, SUBJECT DIVIDERS will be needed if a student wishes to use the same file for more than one
  • Exam Papers will be required in all subjects. Teachers will advise students what type of papers to buy in

SUBJECT & REQUIREMENTS

Gaeilge

  • Folder for notes
  • Hardback copy + 1 soft back copy

English

  • A4 Hardback copy; 1 A4 Pad
  • 1 soft back copy 120 page;

Maths

  • Calculator (MUST be SHARP Scientific Calculator: model EL-531W);
  • Geometry Set;
  • A4 Hardback copy;
  • Maths Tables (“Log Book”);

French

  • French-English/English-French Dictionary (Collins); 2 soft back copies
  • Hardback copy

Biology/Chemistry/Physics     

  • A4 Hardback copy;
  • A4 Hardback Science Copy;

Religion

  • 80 page copy;

History

  • Retain A4 Hardback Soft back copy

Geography

  • A4 Hardback copy + Soft back copy: Educational Company Exam Papers Set of Colouring Pencils;

Music

  • 4 different coloured Highlighter Pens; A4 Manuscript;

Art

  • Four A4 ring binders, polypockets, memory stick
  • A4 folder, range of pencils (2b-8b), rubber, ruler, pencil
  • A4 sketchbook (spiral bound), watercolour pencils, set of paint brushes, A glue stick, small scissors
  • Economics/Business Accounting
  • Folder
  • A4 Hardback copy;
  • 80-page copy;

Home Economics        

  • 1Hardback copy;
  • soft back copies
  • Engineering/ Construction
  • Compass;
  • Large Set Squares; Clips;
  • A4 Hardback copy; 2B, 3B, HB pencils

Design & CommunicationGraphics

  • T-Square; Compass; Protractor; Masking Tape;
  • A4 Display Folder; A3 Folder (cardboard)
  • Large Set Squares + Adjustable Sets Square; A4 Hardback copy;
  • 2H + HB + 2B pencils; Easer + Paper
  • Construction Studies
  • T Square
  • Large Sets Square Masking Tape 2H + HB pencils Easer + Paper
  • A4 Hardback copy
  • A4 Display Folder/A3 Folder (cardboard)

Technology

  • USB Key;
  • 2B, 3B HB pencils Easer + Paper;
  • A4 Display Folder; A4 Hardback copy
  • LCA 2 Soc Ed
  • 2 Display Folders

LCA 2 Maths              

  • Calculator (MUST be SHARP Scientific Calculator: model EL-531W);

LCA 2 French             

  • Hard Back & Soft Back copies

Contact Us

Glanmire Community College, Brooklodge,
Glanmire, Co. Cork T45 W965

Phone: 021 4822690 Email: gmirecol@glanmirecc.ie
School Roll Number: 76064F