Looking to Next Year June 2019

 Coaching for school teams will include Gaelic, soccer, gymnastics and tennis. With the support FAI coaching, the school will form two soccer teams to participate in inter-schools’ tournaments.  In addition to P.E. classes, there will be an increased focus on physical activity during the school day e.g. fun runs, lunch time leagues.  All tarmacadam play [...]

2019-09-05T16:59:53+01:00June 1st, 2019|Categories: School Updates|Tags: , |

Grandparents’ Day June 2019

 Congratulations to First Class who recently hosted a Grandparents’ Day. Thank you to all of their grandparents for coming along and for participating in the fun day. Congratulations also to Fourth Class on recently taking their parents on a memorable musical tour of 32 counties. Well done to all involved. 

2019-09-05T17:00:12+01:00June 1st, 2019|Categories: School Events|Tags: , |

Communications June 2019

 This year we began using Twitter @SAttracta and Facebook to share updates and celebrate great work being done in our school. The new website to go live in September will further improve communications between the school and parents. Watch out school policies and for photos and videos of a wide range of school events and [...]

2019-09-05T17:01:04+01:00June 1st, 2019|Categories: School Updates, STEM|Tags: , , |

School Cleaner June 2019

 Debbie Payne finished as school cleaner on Friday last having given 12 years to the role. Debbie will continue in her SNA role. A cleaning contract company has taken over the cleaning of the school. 

2019-09-05T17:01:22+01:00June 1st, 2019|Categories: School Updates|Tags: |

School Improvement June 2019

The school inspector visited our school on 7th June. This advisory visit was requested by the school. The inspector offered advice on our three year school improvement plan. The plan includes improvement targets for literacy, numeracy and the use of digital technologies in learning.  Literacy and Numeracy: In term 2 and 3 of this year, [...]

2019-09-05T17:02:00+01:00June 1st, 2019|Categories: School Updates|Tags: , , , |

School Lunches June 2019

Free school lunches will be provided again next year. Continue to use your child’s log-in details to select lunches. Before returning to school on Friday 30th August, make sure that you have gone online to select your child’s lunch. Your child should also bring their water beaker back to school. Contact Ken Horgan, FreshToday @ [...]

2019-09-05T17:02:17+01:00June 1st, 2019|Categories: School Updates|Tags: , |

Sports Round-up of this year June 2019

 Congratulations to our various school sports teams on their participation and successes over the past months. In Gaelic the girls’ team and boys’ team had great wins over Swinford and Charlestown. We came unstuck against a stronger Claremorris outfit. Thanks also to Tim Clarke for coaching out tennis team who recently came second in the [...]

2019-09-05T17:02:50+01:00June 1st, 2019|Categories: Well-Being and Sports|Tags: , , , , , |