‘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 […]

Letter to parents 13 September 2018

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Dear Parents At this stage everyone is well settled into the new school term. 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                 to the school. Now that everyone has moved up a class the work gets harder and we expect more from each child.  Basically, we want each child to do his best at all times, make an honest effort in everything he does, treat everyone with respect and behave properly so that everyone can […]