Reminder of our Mid-term break - 21st and 22nd February. Back to school on Monday 25th February. Enjoy the break. To view or download our calendar for the school year click here.
Our Open Day takes place on Tuesday March 5th 2019 from 1.30 to 2.30p.m. Open Day will offer new pupils and parents the opportunity to meet the teachers, see the classrooms and to hear about the school routine and curriculum.
Our Parents Council have issued a survey to all parents to help decide on a topic for this years parent information evening. These meetings have always been very interesting and informative but attendance has been reducing over the years. Please complete the questionaire and return to school by Friday February 15th.
Well done to our senior quiz teams who have been busy of late. A special word of congratulations to our team who took third in the county community games quiz in Adare on Thursday January 24th. For more see News and Events or click here.
We had over 60 grandparents in attendance for Grandparents Day on January 30th. For more see News and Events or click here.
Swimming classes for Second to Sixth will commence on Wednesday, March 6th and will run for 6 consecutive weeks. Every effort has been made to maintain costs at previous levels to cover transport, pool and tuition fees. (More info to follow) Contribution: 35 euro for 1 pupil 55 euro for 2 pupils (same family) 75 euro for 3 pupils (same family)
6th Class have started the ‘FRIENDS for Life’ programme. ‘FRIENDS for Life’ programme is a school-based positive mental health programme, approved by the W.H.O. The programme helps students to develop effective strategies to deal with worry, stress and change and teaches the skills required to reduce anxiety and promote resilience. We have two staff members currently trained to deliver this programme.
Reminder of Parents Association 2 euro weekly collection. There are 14 weeks in this term for any family who wishes to contribute the 2 euro weekly collection in one payment (28 euro). Thanks to those who have already paid.