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 2 May 2018

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Dear Parents, As per holiday schedule the school will be closed for mid-term next week.  It will reopen at 08.50 on Monday May 14th. Normal school closing times apply on Friday. Arts Week Arts Week is in full swing at the moment with a great line-up of artists giving the boys a range of experience in Pottery, Percussion and Rhythm, Movement and Dance, Calisthenics, Yoga, Simply Music, Musical Theatre, and an opportunity to work with an Artist.  We thank the Parents’ Association for their generous donation of €2,000 towards Arts Week.  Money from the last Lenrec Recycling €400 is also […]

Letter to Parents 5 April 2017

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Dear Parents, As per holiday schedule the school will close at 12 noon on Friday April 7th for Easter Holidays. It will reopen at 8.50 a.m. on Monday April 24th 2017 for all pupils. Confirmation Congratulations to the boys in our sixth classes who were confirmed on Friday.  They were an absolute credit to everyone for the way they conducted themselves and participated in a beautiful ceremony.  Thank you to Mrs. Sheehan and Ms. Bouskine for all their hard work in preparing the boys so well.  We thank the School Choir for an outstanding performance.  We also thank Mrs. de Barra […]

Letter to Parents 14 March 2016

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Dear Parents, As per the holiday schedule the school will close for Easter Holidays on Wednesday March 16th at 12 noon. It will re­open on Monday April 4th at 9.00a.m. It has been an extremely busy term with a wide range of events taking place. Book Fair The annual Book Fair took place last week and as always there was a high level of interest and support. The commission received, in the form of books, is a great help in restocking class and school libraries. Our thanks to Mrs. Cotterell who organised the event, the parent helpers, teachers and Special […]

Letter to Parents 25 March 2015

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25th March 2015 Dear Parents, As per the holiday schedule the school will close for Easter Holidays on Friday March 27th at 12 noon.  It will re-open on Monday April 13th at 9.00a.m. Pupil-On-Line Database (POD) Every primary school in the country has been instructed by the Department of Education and Skills to input data for POD as outlined in the letters sent recently.  Many forms have been completed and returned which is greatly appreciated. Some parents/guardians have reservations and that is understandable.  Communication from the Department of Education and Skills this morning indicates that schools and the Department have […]