Letter to Parents 19 December 2018

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Dear Parents, As per the holiday schedule the school will close on Friday, December 21st at 12 noon for Christmas holidays. It will re-open on Monday, January 7th 2019 at 08.50. It was fantastic to welcome one of our past pupils Mark Schutte to the school recently. Mark arrived with the Sam Maguire Cup and was also joined on the day by camogie and ladies football stars Sinéad Murphy and Hannah O’Dee, who also brought the Brendan Martin Cup and the Kathleen Mills Cup with them.  They gave the boys some great advice on the importance of playing sport and […]

‘A Lending Hand’ Organisation visits 4th – 6th classes

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Ciara from A Lending Hand Organisation visited the boys from 4th to 6th classes to talk to them about the annual backpack appeal we take part in. The boys were asked to fill an old or new backpack with everyday necessities – gloves, hats, snood, toothpaste, soap, toothbrush etc along with a treat. These backpacks will then be collected by A Lending Hand and distributed amongst homeless men and women during the Christmas period. This will be the 4th year we have taken part. The boys brought in a staggering 123 backpacks last year and we are hoping to match […]

Letter to Parents 17 October 2018

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Dear Parents, As per holiday schedule the school will be closed for mid-term from Monday October 29th to Friday, November 2nd (inclusive). As notified earlier the school will also be closed on Friday, October 26th owing to the Presidential Election and Referendum.  Normal school closing times will apply on Thursday, October 25th. October Cake Sale The annual Cake Sale which helps fund the Christmas Fair will be held on Thursday, 25th October.  Parental help is essential on the day. This annual Halloween Cake Sale is hugely anticipated by all the children. Obair bhaile for Wednesday 24th will be to bake […]

Letter to Parents 19 September 2018

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Dear Parents, REMINDER Thu 20 Sept 2018   Boys’ School Hall 7.15 p.m. Nomination of a parent (father) to Board of Mgmt, Boys’ School 7.30 p.m. A.G.M. Parents’ Association We encourage as many as possible to attend. At this stage everyone is well settled into the new school term after an exciting and exceptional summer. We extend a very special ‘fáilte’ to all the new pupils who have joined the school.  We trust that they will spend many happy, beneficial and rewarding years with us.  We welcome Ms McGreal who has returned to the school and Mr Naughton who has also […]