6th CLASSES GRADUATION

Today the three 6th classes celebrated their graduation. A great bunch of students - a pleasure to teach - we will be sad to see them go. However, we are delighted for all of them that they have completed primary school and are now looking forward to the next stage of their education path. Best... Continue Reading →

COURSE IN PARENTS’ ROOM – week 5

Sugar Craft course ........last day of the course in the Parents Room in the prefabs was this morning. This week presented an even more ambitious, complicated challenge – the task was to create a "Cupcake Decorations" – the creations produced were very impressive indeed! The course is organised by Gillian Lynch - our shared HSCL... Continue Reading →

TRANSITION FROM PRE-SCHOOL TO PRIMARY SCHOOL

Dear Parents & Guardians, Do you have a child starting pre-school or primary school in September 2022? National Parents Council Primary are running “Supporting your child’s transition from pre-school to primary school” workshops to support you to prepare your child.

COURSE IN PARENTS’ ROOM – week 4

Sugar Craft course ........continues in the Parents Room in the prefabs every Friday morning. The level of skill required increases each week. This week presented an even more ambitious, complicated challenge – the task was to create a "Sewing Basket" – the creations produced were really very impressive and artistic! The course is organised by... Continue Reading →

FREE WORKSHOPS

Deansrath Family Centre have very kindly offered to facilitate two workshops for parents over the next two weeks. Many thanks to Carol Redmond and the staff of Deansrath Family Centre for supporting our school community. Monday 13th June - Healthy Food Routines Monday 20th June - Healthy Minds Happy Minds 9.00 a.m. -11.00 am each... Continue Reading →

Children’s Programme

Impact of the Children’s Programme Studies in primary schools, mental health and disability settings have shown that families who complete the Parents Plus Children’s programme report:  Increased child positive social behaviour Reduced behaviour problems  Reduced emotional problems  Decreased parental stress  Increased parental confidence Course is starting again in September. Contact Gillan - HSCL teacher to... Continue Reading →

OUTDOOR CLASSROOM – Stepping Stone Forest

  A Stepping Stone Forest is a small, densely planted forest using native species of trees and shrubs. Due to the dense nature of the planting the trees and shrubs grow very rapidly. Stepping Stone Forests provide natural oases for Irish wildlife. They also provide vital ecosystem services that greatly benefit us humans also The... Continue Reading →

FREE WEBINAR

Archways is a national organisation working in collaboration with local and national agencies. Based in Clondalkin, who research, develop, and promote evidence-based programmes for children, young people, parents and the professionals that support them.   At Archways, they are delighted to invite parents and guardians to attend a free live webinar.   This 90 minute... Continue Reading →

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