Mid-term break

Dear parents and guardians, Mid-term break is upon us and more than any other break before both you and your children will be delighted to have a week away from school work. It has been a difficult few weeks since remote learning commenced and I’m sure it has taken a toll on you all. From our vantage …

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Live video calls from the school

Dear parents and guardians, A lot of us are improving our IT skills especially when it comes to helping children with remote learning but it is a steep learning curve for most of us. One of the things we have really enjoyed doing is facilitating online class assemblies where the children talk to their teacher and other children in their …

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Return of Setanta and Google Classroom

Hi everyone, I hope this email finds you well as we continue to work through the challenges of the children not being in school. As you may be aware, yesterday the Department of Education announced that it has a plan in place for the return to school for children in ASD classes which will mean a return …

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Reopening Update

Dear Parents and Guardians, I hope this email finds you well at this very difficult and challenging time for our school community. Tomorrow, we were hoping that we would be in a position to welcome back the children who attend Setanta, our ASD classes but unfortunately, as many of you will have heard, the Department is not going through with …

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Remote Learning January 2021

Dear Parents and Guardians, Over the last few days, the staff have been organising books and learning materials for your children and the vast majority of them will be collected from the school today. Unlike the school closure last year, this time around we have been allowed access to the school building immediately, Google Classroom has already been …

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School Book Collection 11th January 2021

Dear Parents and Guardians, As you know, Level 5 Covid restrictions have once again been put in place for the entire country with the children in mainstream classes in schools asked to undertake remote learning. This is not an ideal scenario for anyone in the school community particularly the children and we will all be glad to …

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Clean Air Week

Dear Parents / Guardians As part of Clean Air Week the road between our school and Lidl in Tyrrelstown will be closed to traffic coming in and out from 8:40am to 9am on Wednesday, 25th November 2020. This shouldn't affect our school too much but please be aware that if your vehicle is anywhere on ...

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Winter Assembly and Parent-Teacher Meetings 2020

Dear Parents / Guardians, As you know, it has been very challenging to organise the school calendar to include all of the gatherings and celebrations we would have done in previous years. Whilst we have been doing all we can to keep school as normal as possible for the children it has been very hard ...

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