School holiday calendar: 2020/2021

Marina

Thursday 27th August         School re-opens 26th – 30th October               Halloween break 22nd Dec – 5th Jan                Christmas (School re-opens on 6th January 2021) 15th – 19th Feb                      Mid Term (One week) Wednesday 17th Mar           St. Patrick’s Day 29th Mar – 9th April              Easter break 3rd – 7th May                         (BH + 4 days) 7th June                                 June Bank Holiday Wednesday 30th June         …

Useful learning resources for Parents

Marina

IsFeidirLiom another website to help parents with spoken Irish at home. IrishforParents this is a website to help parents with their children’s Irish homework. Gaeilge.ie links to Seadáin Si and some nice interactive stories National Council for Curriculum Assessment – useful tips and videos to help with your child’s leaning Literactive – teaching children to read Help My Kid Learn – …

Parent Volunteers – Garda Vetting

Marina

Each year we need the help of parent volunteers to assist us on school outings etc. Each parent needs to be Garda vetted to accompany the children on school tours, coaching etc. Last year we had to ask a number of parents to be vetted in order for school tours to take place. We kindly ask that any parent who …

Weaving Well Being

Marina

The students from 3rd to 6th class will be working on the ‘Weaving Well Being’ programme this year. This programme, which is taught over 10 lessons, gives children the opportunity to weave positivity into their daily lives through a range of activities in a variety of areas. These areas include identifying and using their authentic character strengths, boosting positive emotions, …