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Letter from Clarecare Family Support Services:    Dear all, Family life has become somewhat more complicated now that we have to respond to Covid-19.  We very much appreciate the new challenges presented to parents and families at this time.  How we work with families has changed temporarily due to the current restrictions in place so [...]

By |2020-04-22T20:13:40+01:00April 22nd, 2020|News, Parents' Association|Comments Off on Clarecare Parent Support Line

Principal’s Message to Staff and Parents 25-03-2020

Re. Home Learning during COVID-19 Emergency:  As I reflect on the last two weeks, I wish to compliment both staff and parents on the amazing achievements in adapting to the huge unprecedented change that has enveloped our community and school routines. These circumstances are new to us all and we are all trying to help [...]

By |2020-03-24T18:06:26+00:00March 24th, 2020|Board of Management, Curriculum, News, Parents' Association, Special Need Education|Comments Off on Principal’s Message to Staff and Parents 25-03-2020

Extension of School Closure

Minister for Education and Skills, Mr. Joe McHugh has confirmed that schools will not re-open in the short term as efforts continue to stop the spread of COVID-19. Our school will remain closed next week from Monday 30-03-2020 to Friday 03-04-2020 inclusive. Easter Holidays are from 06-04-2020 to 17-04-2020 inclusive. More information will be made [...]

By |2020-03-24T17:42:33+00:00March 24th, 2020|Board of Management, News, Parents' Association|Comments Off on Extension of School Closure

Coronavirus / Covid-19

Our Department of Education and Skills has issued advice as regards the Coronavirus or Covid-19. Please access this advice on: https://www.education.ie/en/The-Department/Announcements/information-for-schools-preschools-and-third-level-institutions-on-the-coronavirus.html Another informative site containing important information is: https://www.hpsc.ie/a-z/respiratory/coronavirus/novelcoronavirus/

By |2020-02-29T10:32:06+00:00February 29th, 2020|Board of Management, News, Parents' Association, SESE|Comments Off on Coronavirus / Covid-19

Cake Sale and Raffle in aid of Suffering Animals from Australian Wildfires

Five pupils from Mr. Frawley's Rang IV organised a most successful Cake Sale and Raffle Fundraiser today to help injured koalas and Australian wild animals affected by the recent Australian wildfires, The five girls are Faye Mannion, Holly Sheerin, Clíodhna O'Loughlin, Rachel Kerins and Leah O'Connor, The morning began with parents enjoying a cup of [...]

Great Excitement Preparing for our Senior Spring Concert, Tuesday 18-02-2020

At the moment, our school is full of buzz and excitement preparing for our Senior Spring Concert.  The busiest room in our school is our halla! Our pupils are really enjoying rehearsing for their performances. We are really looking forward to preforming for all our parents in Glór next Tuesday night, February 18th. We look [...]

By |2020-02-16T11:48:59+00:00February 14th, 2020|1st Mrs. Collins 2019/20, 1st Mrs. Kilcawley 2019/20, Celebrations, Drama, English, Gaeilge, Music, News, Parents' Association, PE, Special Need Education, Visual Arts|Comments Off on Great Excitement Preparing for our Senior Spring Concert, Tuesday 18-02-2020

Green Flag in the BAG! (Re-usable bag ;)).

The Last 'Green' Hurdle!!!  On Tuesday January 21st we were delighted to welcome our Green School Inspector Ms Róisín Garvey to our school.  Róisín assessed our knowledge of the Global Citizenship: Marine Environment topic which we completed over a two year period, examined our work and shared her own insights into Marine conservation. Róisín informed [...]

By |2020-01-25T20:14:08+00:00January 25th, 2020|Board of Management, Celebrations, Curriculum, General, Green School Flag, Heritage in School, News, Parents' Association, SESE, SPHE, Student's Council, Visual Arts|Comments Off on Green Flag in the BAG! (Re-usable bag ;)).

Helping Suffering Animals of Australian Wildfires

Five girls from Rang IV are organising a fundraiser to help injured animals affected by the Australian wildfires.  The five girls are Faye Mannion, Holly Sheerin, Cliodhna O'Loughlin, Rachel Kerins and Leah O'Connor. They are organising a cake sale on Wednesday, February 26th. Parents will be requested to contribute  baked goodies and each pupil will [...]

By |2020-01-22T23:26:36+00:00January 22nd, 2020|Board of Management, Geography, News, Parents' Association|Comments Off on Helping Suffering Animals of Australian Wildfires

Come Along To Our Open Afternoon, Thursday, January 23rd, 2.00p.m. to 3.30p.m.

All parents / guardians of new pupils enrolling for September 2020 are invited to attend our Open Afternoon on Thursday, January 23rd, 2.00p.m. to 3.30p.m.,  when you will be offered the opportunity to see our school in action, to meet our staff, to view our facilities and class rooms. Looking forward to meeting you.   [...]

By |2020-01-08T14:43:05+00:00January 8th, 2020|Board of Management, Celebrations, News, Parents' Association|Comments Off on Come Along To Our Open Afternoon, Thursday, January 23rd, 2.00p.m. to 3.30p.m.

Santa’s Surprise Visit from the North Pole

Santa paid us a surprise visit today with his elves. It was such an exciting morning  He visited all our pupils  from Junior Infants to Rang VI. Our pupils were so excited welcoming Santa to their classrooms, singing their favourite Christmas carols and reciting their poetry. Santa was so impressed that he gave each class [...]