September Payments

For parents convenience we have set up the link to the online payment page for the back to school charges. it is possible to pay in part now ( minimum of €15 ) and the balance in September.The Art and Craft charge is available to pay whenever convenient before September 15th.click the link here

Change to 2nd Class Book List

Apologies but there was an error on the 2nd class book list. The English book is called Combined Reader and Skills Book Starlight by Folens and NOT The Skills Book as stated on the list. We have ammended the list on the app and web site.

Last Day for the Magazine

This year the magazine has flown “off the shelves” and Ms. Fay tells us there is only one box left . Tomorrow is the very last day for sales . If you haven’t got your copy please send E8 in to school tomorrow. As they say . when it’s gone it’s gone……

Summer Camp

Reminder The Junior Summer Camp is filling up fast . Please return forms as soon as possible to guarantee your child a place.

Report Cards

We have sent children’s reports home today Each child has received their report in a sealed envelope. Standardised test scores will be included from 1st – 6th Senior Infants will also receive a simpler report. The links below may give some guidance about the reports.https://www.ncca.ie/media/1432/

School Magazine

Preorders will be filled on Wednesday20th so if haven’t ordered and you want to receive the magazine on this day please return the pre order form tomorrow.

6th Class Cake Sale

6th class are running their annual cake sale on Friday of this week. Even though they will be busy baking we’d love a few extra cakes and buns from the other levels . The money raised will go to the Parish 3rd World Partnership. Thanks in advance for your support.

Uniform Sale

This year we intend holding a uniform sale on the morning of the Summer Holidays. We will have the plastic containers in the Sports Hall Foyer from Thursday 21st (this week). We would be grateful for donations of clean, good condition uniforms and tracksuits that you are finished with. Thank you

Book Rental

We hope to collect all book rental books tomorrow , Monday 18th. Booklists for next year will be given with the report cards. After receiving a very positive response to the survey we will go ahead with the new scheme in September and the l scheme will supply the main books in sets to each classroo

Sports Day 1st – 6th

Parents are requested NOT to bring ice-creams for any children to the Sports. We know it is a kind gesture but it causes a lot of angst among other classes when they see some children licking away ! Here is a picture of the sections for tomorrow’s Sports Day . Each class is assigned a section where

Don’t forget the permission slip !

Please don’t forget to sign your child’s permission slip for Croke Park tomorrow. If you can’t find it, just pop a note in the diary to give permission. Best of Luck to the girls tomorrow ! Buses will return at 3:45 approx. to the Church Car Park .Remember an extra bottle of water and a snack is ne

Slime

Please note: Slime is not allowed in school but some children continue to bring it in. It is damaging the carpets and furniture . Thank you

Book Rental Survey

Thank you to all the parents who were not in this years book rental and returned their surveys today. Many have offered to donate or sell books to the proposed new scheme.Just to clarify… A few parents have said they want to retain books for siblings to use. If these books are sold to us in June,

New Book Rental Scheme Proposal

The PTA has operated a book rental scheme for children from 3rd to 6th class for the last number of years. Each year the scheme allows pupils to rent the five most expensive books saving parents an average of €65 per child. The majority of parents/guardians are availing of the scheme but, this year

Confirmation Photos

Confirmation photos will be take on Tuesday to allow children who would have been on tours to be included in family portraits. Sports Teams will also be taken.

School Closures Key Dates

We are closed this Friday May 25th as we are a polling station for the Referendum .We are closed Monday June 4th for the Bank Holiday and Tuesday June 5th Summer Holidays : we are closing at noon on June 29th Re-opening for the new school year on Thursday August 30thWe will send out the school holi

Bag 2 School

The PTA are pleased to announce the return of the Bag 2 School collection beginning May 16th through to Wednesday May 23rd This is a fundraiser for the school with a percentage of the money raised going to the Laura Lynn Foundation and The Children’s Sunshine House. Please place your unwanted clot

Summer Camp 2018

The Summer Camp forms are now available in school. This camp is for children from 1st class to 6th class.Children can attend for either or for both weeks. (2nd to 13th July) A €10 discount can be applied to per sibling per week. Email brigidssummercamp@gmail.com for more information.

Hoodies and Extra Water

Our drinking fountains are not working at present so please ensure your child brings extra water to school if the weather heats up. A spare bottle of water in the bag is essential especially if they are practicing for Santry or running the Daily Mile.Some children are bringing hoodies to school an