9th October, 2017
Semi – Finals in Rounders Our girls’ and boys’ rounders’ teams are in the Meath semi-finals. Both teams are playing really well and we are very proud of their efforts. As soon as we get confirmation of fixtures we will let you know by text.
Strategy for School Attendance The ‘Statement of Strategy for School Attendance’ is on the school website. The attendance rate in the school for September was 96%. Well done to all.
Visits to ‘ The Solstice’ Theatre Navan
Third and Fourth classes are visiting The Solstice this Thursday (Oct 12th) for a workshop with storyteller Niall de Búrca. The cost of the bus is €5.00. On October 16th Fifth and Sixth classes are visiting ‘The Solstice’ for a workshop with Dave Rudden. The bus will cost €5.00. Please send in money in an envelope as soon as possible.
Gaelic Football Coaching
As part of the school’s co-educational activities we have Eddie Mc Cormack returning to the school to coach all children in the skills of gaelic football for the next four Mondays (starting today) during school. This will for part of the P.E. Curriculum.
For the 2018/19 school year the current grey tracksuit will continue to be the school uniform as there has been a large outlay by parents/guardians on buying these uniforms. If we are to contemplate changing the school uniform in the future we will give parents/guardians plenty of notice for discussion on the matter.
The school will close at 1.40p.m. for all children on Friday October 27th. There will be a Halloween Fancy Dress and a Pumpkin Competition on that day.