NEWS & EVENTS

School Updates
Posted May 19, 2022
 

School Notices & Reminders.

 

Please find attached fliers for Books that will be on display at the Book Fair in the Hall on Tuesday next May 24th.   Books can be ordered online using the online payment link at  www.bookfairs.scholastic.ie/pay

 Please see the Scholastic Book Flier attached.  More information about books available at the Book Fair can be viewed at 

www.facebook.com/groups/ScholasticBookFairorganiser.UK

 

The Big Dig Archaeology Exploration will take place on Tuesday May 31st.  Children should wear old clothes/boots to facilitate the Archaeology exploration.  Children can feel free to bring in a change of clothes at parents’ discretion.

 

Standardised Tests:

Standardised Tests in Literacy & Numeracy for pupils in 1st to 6th class will take place between Monday 23rd and Friday 27th of May.  Results will be reported to Parents/Guardians in their Pupil Report Cards in Mid-June. 

 

Summer Tests:

Summer Assessments for pupils in 1st to 6th class will take place in early June.  Summer Test Scores will be reported to Parents/Guardians in mid-June in their Pupil Report Cards.

 

Junior School Tour:

The Junior School Tour takes place on Thursday June 9th to Lets Go Summer Camp in Kilcullen.  The cost of the tour is €35 per pupil and we would ask that this be paid before Tuesday next May 24th.  Pupils should be at the school at 8.15a.m  to allow for children to use the toilet before we leave. The Bus will be leaving the school at 8.30a.m sharp so please be on time.  Children should wear their school tracksuit, bring a raincoat, packed lunch, healthy snacks and plenty of drinks. They should also bring sunscreen depending on the weather.  NO FIZZY DRINKS ALLOWED.  As there are pupils in this group who have NUT ALLERGIES, please do not include any items containing NUTS in lunches and snacks. We expect to arrive back at the school between 5.00 and 5.15pm.

 

Senior School Tour:

The Senior Tour takes place on June 16th to Tayto Park.  The cost of the tour is €32 and we would ask that this be paid before Tuesday May 24th.  The Bus will be leaving at 7.45a.m sharp so please be on time.  Children should wear their school tracksuit and bring a packed lunch with healthy snacks and plenty of drinks.  NO FIZZY DRINKS ALLOWED.  As there are pupils in this group who have NUT ALLERGIES, please do not include any items containing NUTS in lunches and snacks. They should also bring a raincoat and sun screen depending on the weather. We expect to be back at the school at approximately 4.30p.m.

 

5th & 6th Class Graduation Mass:

Graduation Mass for outgoing 6th class will take place in Moneenroe Church on Monday June 20th at 6.45pm. 

 

Green Flag:

Well done to all the Green Schools Committee Members and co-ordinators, Ms. Rafter and Pauline on activating another Green Flag for our school.  It is hoped to hold a celebration for the Green Schools Committee Members on Thursday June 2nd in the afternoon.

 

Scriobhleabhair

Congratulations to Aoibhinn Dunne 6th Class, Eabha Booth 5th Class, Kai Walsh 4th Class, Patrick Royce Brennan 4th Class and Zara Roche 3rd Class on having their Scriobhleabhair Books selected as winners and for display by Kilkenny Education Centre.

 

End of Year Reports:

Class Booklists, Class Teacher, School Calendar, School Lunch Information, Pupil Report Cards and Explanation of Sten Page will be posted out to all families in Mid-June.  Families are asked to bring in €2 to cover the cost of postage.  (€2 per family).

 

New Junior Infant Introduction Afternoon:

Incoming Junior Infants are invited to attend/visit the Junior Infant Classroom on Thursday June 23rd at 1.20pm.  All current Junior and Senior Infants will finish at 12.30 on June 23rd.

 

5th & 6th   Class Performance:

5th & 6th  class will put on a Musical and Poetry Performance in Moneenroe Hall on Thursday June 23rd at 1.30pm.

 

Board of Management:

Our school’s next Board of Management Meeting will take place on Thursday June 2nd at 3.15 in the school. 

 

Schools Hurling:

Best of luck to our U13 Hurlers who take on Windgap in the Semi Final to-day at 3.30pm in Danesfort.  The next U11 League Match will take place on Tuesday May 24th in the Railyard at 3.45pm vs. Johnstown Schools. 

Hurling coaching for younger classes with GAA Nathan continues on Wednesdays.

 

Sports Day:

Sports Day for all classes will take place on Tuesday June 14th.

 

Races Day:

Races Day for all classes will take place on Wednesday June 15th.

 

Mini Marathon:

The Children’s Mini-Marathon for all classes will take place on Wednesday June 22nd between the Breaks.  Sponsorship cards will be distributed in early June.

 

Tug of War:

Tug of War experience for all classes will take place in mid to late June.

 

Water Safety Talk:

A Water Safety Speaker will visit the school in June to speak with all classes.

 

Fire Safety in The Home:

Kilkenny Fire Services will visit the school on June 26th to talk to 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th class about Fire Safety in the Home.

 

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Upcoming Events

 

School Reopens

Wednesday 31st August at 9.20am