PTA Volunteers Needed

PTA Volunteers Needed

Would you like to join our P.T.A. this year?The P.T.A. Committee consists of twelve parents or guardians and three teachers. The P.T.A. aims to support the school in offering the best possible learning opportunities to our pupils, to organise social events for parents and pupils and to raise funds f

Mobile Phones  and Smart Watches

Mobile Phones and Smart Watches

We want to remind all parents and guardians that mobile phones and smartwatches with internet access or messaging capabilities are not permitted in school even if they are turned off or on school mode.Smart watches with games are not permitted as they are very distracting in class.It is at a teacher

Open Evenings in Secondary Schools

Open Evenings in Secondary Schools

Wednesday, September 21st 2022 Castleknock Community College Castleknock Community College invites first-year applicants for 2023 with their parents or guardian/s to an Open Afternoon and Evening on Wednesday, September 21st 2022.3 pm-5 pm Parents/guardians and students visit classrooms and view f

HOMEWORK CLUB

HOMEWORK CLUB

Homework Club is back! This term will take place from Monday, September 12th to Thursday, October 27th (Halloween)The club will run from 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm in Mr Lowery’s 6th Class Room 31 from Monday to Thursday.Children will be walked to the Main Gate when Homework Club ends each day.If you wish

SPHE Links for Parents

SPHE Links for Parents

Please visit the links below to read the online information on SPHE and RSE.PDST guide for parents on the SPHE curriculumPDST guide for parents on the RSE curriculumThe stay safe program is taught in the Infant classes after Halloween and in other classes in September.Stay Safe Information for Paren

6th Class Cake Sale

6th Class Cake Sale

As is tradition in our school, the sixth class will host the final cake sale of the year on Friday, June 24th. Make-A-Wish Ireland is the charity they have chosen this year.Make-A-Wish Ireland has one simple aim – to grant the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions and to bring

Book Lists for September 2022

Book Lists for September 2022

Book List New Junior Infants 22Senior Infants Book List 20221st Class Book List 20222nd class Book List 20223rd Class Book List 20224th Class Booklist 20225th Class Book List 20226th Class Book List 2022

Castleknock Village Festival on June 19th !

Castleknock Village Festival on June 19th !

On Sunday June 19th the Castleknock Village Festival will take place between Myos car park and the Beechpark Avenue turn . …This is the inaugural festival meaning it is the first one EVER to be held.The day kicks off with a fun run which starts at the college at 11am and ends in the village. As the

Sports Days

Sports Days

We are really hoping for fine weather next week as five of our levels will have their sports day on the Church Green.On Monday 13th we will begin with all the 5th classes. Tuesday 14th will see the 3rd classes on the field. On Wednesday 15th we have 1st scheduled and Thursday 16th it will be the

June News

June News

Great news for June!We have NO WRITTEN HOMEWORK for the whole month of June so children can get out and enjoy the long bright evenings…..AND in school each class level can now mix freely together in the yard.

School Closures 2022.23

School Closures 2022.23

Term 1 Reopening: Tuesday August 30thClosed for Mid Term: October 31st to November 4th Inclusive.Christmas:We close at noon on Wednesday December 21st.Closed December 22nd to Wednesday, January 4th 2023 inclusiveReopening Thursday January 5th 2023.February:Closed Monday February 6thClosed Thursday a

School Closed  Friday June 3rd

School Closed Friday June 3rd

School Closure: Primary Language Curriculum Day – Sustained Support & WebinarsThe PLC (Primary Language Curriculum) for all four stages of primary school (junior infants to sixth class) was launched in September 2019.The Professional Development Service for Teachers (PDST) in collaboration with the

Uniform Orders

Uniform Orders

Please download the form, print and return to the school. playment should be made via Aladdin Uniform Order Form 2022.23

Cake Sale Results

Cake Sale Results

We want to say a huge thank you to all our pupils, parents and guardians (and some grannies as well ) for the tremendous effort everyone put into our first cake sale in nearly three years. Thank you for sending in so many cakes. We raised a staggering €3500 which is probably a new world record for

Homework Club

Homework Club

There are just a few places remaining in the Homework Club which began today. Please email patricklowery@saintbrigids.ie for more informationAn Application Form is available here

The Book Fair

The Book Fair

The Scholastic Book Fair is coming back to St. Brigid’s after an absence of three years! It will run from Tuesday May 3rd to Friday 6th. All pupils will visit the fair early next week to select and order a favourite book. The Book Fair is the currently the only source of new stock for the Libra

Homework Club – Final Term 2022

Homework Club – Final Term 2022

Homework Club – Final Term 2022For children from 3rd to 6th class, there will be a Homework Club taking place in the St. Brigid’s each afternoon.It will run from Tuesday 3rd of May to Thursday 23rd of June.This Club will run from 2:30pm to 4:00pm each day in Mr. Lowery’s 6th Class.Children must meet

April Cake Sale Update

April Cake Sale Update

On Friday 29th of April, we are having our first cake sale in over two years!Please send cakes or buns, shop bought or home made into school with the children on Friday. The children will bring the cakes to the hall after the bell rings.Please label any containers that need to be returned with your

Thank you from Medical Help Ukraine

Thank you from Medical Help Ukraine

A lovely message from Dr. Alex Boychak of St. Luke’s Hospital and @medical_ukraineThe families of St. Brigid’s, Castleknock raised over €16,000 on our blue and yellow day and this has funded a pallet of medicines & equipment for two hospitals in #UkraineWe are very proud of all our teachers, parent

EASTER

EASTER

Reminder:School closes at 12 noon for ALL classes tomorrow.Wishing all our families a very happy Easter.

Accord Talk for Parents of 5th and 6th Class Pupils

Accord Talk for Parents of 5th and 6th Class Pupils

On April 27th, the Accord workshops on relationships and sexuality will take place for 5th class pupils.The 6th class workshops will take place on May 18th.Prior to each talk we will request consent via Aladdin for your child to take part. Accord are also providing an online talk for parents on Ap