Deputy on 03/28/2020

Social Story on the Lockdown

This social story from As-I-Am.ie may help parents explain the lockdown to pupils who have difficulty understanding what is happening as the situation evolves rapidly.lockdown_-social-story-1 copy

  Deputy
Deputy on 03/22/2020

A Spring Poem from Anna

Anna wrote this lovely Spring poem about having to stay at home and missing her friends and family. We think it’s wonderful and we love the happy ending.

  Deputy
Deputy on 03/20/2020

The Stay Home Superheroes

This is a lovely social story to read to your children who are all anxious and most likely missing their grandparents , classmates and friends. The Stay Home SuperheroesOnce upon a time there was a big, busy world. In this big, busy world there lived a little boy called William. William loved go

  Deputy
Editor on 03/15/2020

Letter from the Principal March 14th

Below is a copy of the email sent to parents/guardians March 14thMarch 14th 2020As you are now aware, all schools have been instructed to close until the 30th March 2020. We understand that this is a difficult time for parents and guardians, when you may need to consider the reorganisation of childc

  Editor
Deputy on 03/14/2020

How to talk to children about …

This is a good article for Parents to Leo avoid anxiety in children in relation to the virushttps://wanderingmindofapsychologist.com/2020/03/06/how-to-talk-to-kids-about-coronavirus/

  Deputy
Deputy on 03/14/2020

How germs are spread.

View this post on Instagram Here’s an awesome way to help your kids understand why we need to wash our hands. I saw a video online of a teacher doing this with her class and thought I’d try it. Spreading knowledge, not germs! #covid_19 #corona #washyourhandsA post shared by TomFletcher (@tomfle

  Deputy
Deputy on 03/14/2020

Keeping Children Safe

An excellent video from news2day answering questions about the virus

  Deputy
Deputy on 03/12/2020

School Closed

ParentsAs you are aware we have been instructed by the government to close from today, Thursday at 6pm and remain closed until Monday, March 30th.Despite having very little notice, our junior teachers have organised some work for the children to complete at home. We will send an email tomorrow w

  Deputy
Editor on 03/10/2020

Coronavirus 2nd Update

March 11th 2020Dear Parents or Guardians,We want to update you on what we are doing to protect our school community against the possible spread of the COVID-19 (also known as Coronavirus). In our recent email, we attached a letter from the Chief Medical Officer and we outlined the advice we receive

  Editor
Deputy on 03/02/2020

Coronavirus Updates

Dear Parents or Guardians,There is a lot of talk at present about COVID-19 (also known as Coronavirus). Please read this letter issued today by the Department of Education’s Chief Medical Officer to parents of school pupils.We are in touch with the HSE and following their advice. We will be continu

  Deputy