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

Moving House or School ??

Please let us know immediately if your child is not returning in September. We have long waiting lists for every class and would like to offer places to others as soon as possible.If your child is moving to a school in this country, it is important you give us the name of the new school so we can

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

School Tours

It’s that time of year again when teachers organise the annual tour for their class. Each child will receive a letter home in advance of their tour detailingthe venue and datedeparture and return timesthe correct clothing to wear and bringthe type of lunch needed ( reminder nut free)where to collec

Pre Enrolment Meeting 2018

On Tuesday 22nd of May, we will hold the pre enrolment meeting for the parents of our new Junior Infants . The meeting will begin at 1pm and last approximately one hour. It is for adults only.Enrolment forms are being sent out in the next few days. Please complete it and hand it in at the meeting.

Uniform Order Form

Our new uniform order form is available on the app under forms or by clicking here

Junior Hurling

4th class hurlers have a blitz tomorrow Wednesday May 2nd in Tir an nOg grounds- Carpenterstown. If any parents are available to give lifts please let Mr Lysaght know first thing in the morning . That blitz should be over at 4 pm .Hurlers should bring their gear to school .