Weekly Calendar - Vol. 4 Issue 26.                                           Tuesday 19th March – Friday 22nd March, 2019

     

DATE

EVENT

ETA

SCHOOL ALERTS

Please note, you will not receive text notifications from the College unless you register with www.schoolalerts.ie

If we had your number and you received texts from us previously you will need to register by logging onto www.schoolalerts.ie and confirming your number. It is a very quick process. Kindly see the email on November 22nd from the College.

Should any parent wish to add a second number, email Ms. Dowling This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. who will add your number. Once Ms. Dowling has confirmed back to you that you are on the system you will then need to register by going to www.schoolalerts.ie  There is no cost to parents at any stage.

 

Day Pupils

If your son/daughter:

(i)                 will be absent

(ii)               will be late

(iii)             will be leaving the school early any day

could you please contact the school, preferably by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or by calling 056-7761544.

 

Tuesday 19th March

GREEN SCHOOL

Green School Action Day.

TRANSITION YEAR/TOURISM CLASS

Ms. Boland’s Tourism Class trip to Market Yard, Kilkenny (Landmark Tour).

RUGBY

SCT v Somerset College, South Africa at home on hollow E pitch. 4.15 pm KO

1.35 pm

Wednesday 20th March

AGRICULTURAL SCIENCE

IASTA Agricultural Science Table Quiz. Venue: Kilkenny College.

BADMINTON

U14 Girls All Ireland Badminton Championship in Gormanstown.

No badminton in Sports Hall.

RUGBY

JCT B v Cistercian College Roscrea away. 2.30 pm KO

U15 A v St. Munchin’s College, Limerick at home on hollow E pitch. 2.30 pm KO

U15 B v St. Munchin’s College, Limerick at home on Top G Little A pitch. 2.30 pm KO

U14 A v St. Munchin’s College, Limerick away. 2.30 pm KO

U14 B/C v St. Munchin’s College, Limerick away. 2.30 pm KO

U14 B/C v St. Munchin’s College, Limerick away. 2.30 pm KO

GIRLS HOCKEY

Junior A v Minor A at home on pitch C.(Friendly) 3.30 pm PB

Junior B1 v Newtown School, Waterford away. (Cup Semi-Final) 2 pm PB

Junior B2 & B3 v St. Leo’s School, Carlow away. (Friendly) 1 pm PB

Minor A v Junior A at home on pitch C. (Friendly) 3.30 pm PB

Minor B1 v Form 1A at home on pitch C. (Friendly) 2.20 pm PB

Minor B2 v Newtown School, Waterford away. (Friendly) 3 pm PB

Form 1A v Minor B1 at home on pitch D (Friendly) 2.30 pm PB.

Form 1 C1 South-East Form 1 C Blitz away in Enniscorthy. 10.30 am – 2 pm

Form 1 C2 South-East Form 1C Blitz away in Enniscorthy. 10.30 am – 2 pm

6.00 pm

7.30 pm

6.00 pm

7.00 pm

7.00 pm

7.00 pm

5.30 pm

3.30 pm

5.30 pm

3.45 pm

3.45 pm

Thursday 21st March

LCVP

Mr. Tector’s Form 4 & 5 LCVP class trip to ‘Ireland Skills’ at The RDS departing at 7 am.

GIRLS HOCKEY

Kate Russell Tournament at. St. Andrew’s College Dublin.

Supporters Bus No. 1 departing at 8.40 am.

Supporters Bus No. 2 departing at 1.30 pm

5.30 pm

 

 

 

2.30 pm

7.30 pm

Friday 22nd March

GIRLS HOCKEY

Kate Russell Tournament at. St. Andrew’s College Dublin.

Supporters Bus departing at 10.40 am.

 

 

7.30 pm

 

 

 

Advanced Notice

Date

Event

Tuesday 26th March

Ms. Boland’s TY / Tourism class trip to St. Canice’s Cathedral and Round Tower.

Wednesday 27th March

Gael Linn Debating Final at Lucan Spa Hotel.

Monday 1st April

Mr. Boyle’s Form 3R CSPE class trip to Midlands Prison, Portlaoise.

Tuesday 2nd April

Ms. Boland’s TY/Tourism class trip to Kilkenny Castle.

Thursday 4th April

TY trip to Belfast departing at 7.30 am.

Friday 5th April

Form 5 Parent Teacher Meeting.

Thursday 11th April

Form 1 Boys and Girls Vaccinations.

For Girls: Second and Final dose of HPB Vaccination.

For Boys and Girls: Meningitis C Booster.

Friday 12th April

Form 1 Boys and Girls Vaccinations

For Girls: Second and Final dose of HPB Vaccination.

For Boys and Girls: Meningitis C Booster.

Thursday 2nd May

Transition Year Annual Tractor Run in aid of the Carlow/Kilkenny Home Care Team.

Friday 10th May

Form 4 Parent Teacher Meeting.

OUR

LIBRARY

Opening Hours for students:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday from 4 pm – 5.15 pm.

Lunchtime 1.45 pm – 2.15 pm Monday to Friday.

Teatime 5.45 pm – 6.15 pm Tuesday and Thursday.

Students may only borrow books by using their Smart Card to do so. No Card - No Book. Mobile phones are not permitted in the Library.

DAY PUPILS

SIGNING OUT

In circumstances where you wish to sign your child out before end of school day please be advised this must be done by either:

·         Phone Call: 056 - 7761544

·         Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

·         Note in School Journal.

Text messages are not acceptable.

SPECIAL DIETARY REQUIREMENTS

Students with Special Dietary Requirements We are updating our list of students who have special dietary requirements or food intolerances. If you feel your name ought to be included on this list and currently is not, you are requested to check with Nurse.   Alternatively, you can email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

SCHOOL PHOTOS

The annual school photographs are now available from https://my.stickyfolios.com/rsmzmgr6khsd

DISCLAIMER

Parents/Guardians who leave their children on the Campus prior to 8.25 am are notified that there is no supervision provided at that time.

CYCLISTS

All cyclists are highly advised to wear a helmet, reflective gear and to have working lights on their bicycle.

STUDENTS CARS

Parents/Guardians are reminded that students are never permitted to drive cars on the Campus.

For more information about Kilkenny College please visit our website www.kilkennycollege.ie

You can also follow us on Twitter @kilkennycollege, this is updated every day.

You can also follow us on INSTAGRAM kilkennycollege where there are over 1,900 photos and short video clips of life

at the College.

We also have a ‘LinkedIn’ page “Friends and Alumni Kilkenny College”

Transition Year activities can also be viewed on TYeye.ie

Tel. 056 7761544                                              

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.                                                                                                     

Simon Thompson

Principal

Kilkenny College