Letter to Parents 17 October 2019

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Dear Parents, As per holiday schedule the school will be closed for mid-term from Monday October 28th to Friday, November 1st (inclusive). Normal school closing times will apply on Friday, October 25th. October Cake Sale The annual Cake Sale which helps fund the Christmas Fair will be held on Friday, 25th October.  Parental help is essential on the day. This annual Halloween Cake Sale is hugely anticipated by all the children. Obair bhaile for Thursday 24th will be to bake or buy cakes, buns etc., which can be brought into school on Friday morning. Sincerest thanks to all those who […]

Letter to Parents 26 June 2019

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Dear Parents, As per holiday schedule the school will close for Summer holidays on Friday, June 28th at 12.00 noon.  It will re-open on Thursday, August 29th at 8.50 for all pupils.  Normal school closing times will apply on August 29th with Senior Infants going home at 13.30. The first classes will finish at 13.30 on August 29th and August 30th as they are often overwhelmed by the longer day. At this stage of the year we bid a fond farewell to our sixth classes.  It is amazing at how quickly their eight years have passed.  It has been our […]

Letter to Parents 2 May 2019

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Dear Parents, Our Annual Sponsored Walk in aid of School Sporting Activities will take place on Wednesday 8th May, weather permitting.  Sport is a central and vital aspect of school life in which all children are encouraged to participate.  Pupils are involved in Gaelic Football, Hurling, Soccer, Basketball, Chess, Athletics, Tag Rugby, Cross Country and Indoor Athletics.  Gaelic and basketball coaching are also widely availed of.  We are also fortunate to have a fully qualified P.E. teacher who works with classes from Junior Infants to 1st, concentrating on gymnastics and motor movement thereby complementing the work done by class teachers.  […]

Letter to Parents 3 April 2019

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Dear Parents, As per holiday schedule the school will close for Easter holidays on Friday April 12th at 12 noon. It will re-open at on Monday April 29th 2019 at 08.50 a.m. Child Safeguarding Statement and Risk Assessment The Child Safeguarding Statement and Risk Assessment has been reviewed and approved by the Board of Management at its meeting on March 26th 2019.  Both documents are available on the school website and on request from the school office. Thank you to the parents/guardians who returned the Child Safeguarding Questionnaire.  Apologies for the glitch with the on-line version which has been rectified.  […]

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 […]