Go Fund Me Fundraiser for safety nets at school pitch
A very sincere thank you to the Chairperson of the Parents' Association, Helena Fitzpatrick and all her committee for organising this very successful fundraiser. We are absolutely delighted with the result. Thank you to all who donated from near and far. This work will be carried out during the summer holidays.
- Shauna Gaynor Drinks Hamper (sponsored by PA members)
- Mary Rose Halton Drinks Hamper (sponsored by PA members)
- Jacinta Urbanski Barducci’s Restaurant Voucher (€50)
- Martin Lennon Voucher for McCarrens (€50)
- Damian O’Reilly Voucher for McCarrens (€50)
- Olivia Sheridan Car Wash (€30)
- Gillian Brady Mario’s (€25)
- Cáit Masterson Hand Painted Picture & Bottle of Champagne
- Georgina Quigley Helena Fitzpatrick Restore Harmony Voucher (€30)
- Edel Donlon Bottle of Whiskey
- Ursula Ormonde Michael Gaynor Voucher (€50)
- Niamh Reilly Cosmetic Set
School calendar 2021/20222
Please click here to view next years school calendar. Please note that we reopen on Wednesday September 1st 2021 .
All information relating to COVID-19 can be found on the COVID-19 tab. Please consult with it:
* if you are unsure whether your child should attend school
* for information on symptoms
* for measures which will be put in place should there be a confirmed case
updates from HSE, DES and Acting Chief Medical Officer
* for school reopening plan and general information
Click here to view the Covid Response Plan. This was updated in February 2021 and ratified by the BOM in March 2021.
Adhering to Public Health guidelines has never been so important. It is also extremely important that children who are unwell remain at home.
Please remind your child/ren of the importance of hand hygiene and coughing and sneezing etiquette. At this stage all should be familiar with the use of hand sanitisers. Staff will reinforce these measures with the children.
Coughing or spitting deliberately in someones direction and the spreading of rumours about those with or suspected to have Covid will not be tolerated and will be dealt with by our Code of Discipline.
Fanaigí slán, fanaigí láidir
(Stay safe, stay strong)
The Child Safeguarding Statement and Risk Assessment were drawn up in March 2018 and both were ratified by the BOM in Jan. 2019. The latest review took place in Oct. 2021.This is available to view on the website under the policies tab. It is also on display in the school reception. If you would like to receive a hard copy please contact the secretary on 0494337546. Comments are welcome to include in our next review. The Designated Liaison Person (DLP) is Orla Finnegan and the Deputy Designated Person (DDLP) is Brian Doyle. All teachers are mandated persons. For more information please see https://www.tusla.ie/children-first/mandated-persons/
Information on our new opening and closing times under the About Us tab-Our School Day
Who is my child's class teacher?
Class teacher and SNA allocations per class are available under the tab ABOUT US- AN OVERVIEW
You will also have received information on our uniform change, teal crested sweatshirt, available in Pauline's Fashions, Ballinagh, white polo shirt, troussers/tracksuit/skirt/pinafore as before (navy). No leggings or branded/striped trousers. Trousers must be plain.
Download the Aladdin app user guide here
Download the Aladdin Connect guide here
Please use Aladdin to complete the Return To School Declaration for your child/ren. After 3p.m on the day before they are to return to school you are asked to accept the declaration that your child is in good health. PLease see the Covid Res[ponse Plan for furtjer details.
The Child Safeguarding Statement and Risk Assessment were drawn up in March 2018 and both were ratified by the BOM in Jan. 2019. The latest review took place in Oct. 2021. Click here to see the Notice of Review. This is available to view on the website under the policies tab. It is also on display in the school reception. If you would like to receive a hard copy please contact the secretary on 0494337546. Comments are welcome to include in our next review. The Designated Liaison Person (DLP) is Orla Finnegan and the Deputy Designated Person (DDLP) is Brian Doyle. All teachers are mandated persons. For more information please see https://www.tusla.ie/children-first/mandated-persons/
BOM Annual Report 2016/17: As recommended in our recent Whole School Evaluation the BOM has now published a report on its work during 2016/17. Click here to view.
BOM Annual report 2017/18: Please click here.
BOM Annual Report 2018?19. Please click here.
All reports from BOM meetings are to be found on this website under the BOM News tab. A report is published after each meeting and also at the end of each year.