Ms Connolly thoroughly enjoyed meeting the new Junior Infants when they visited the school today! The children entered the school safely on their lilypads and had a great time meeting their teachers and making new friends. We can't wait to see them again tomorrow when they start school. THANK YOU to all the parents who dropped the children safely at the school, and wore masks for everyone's safety.
Note from Fiona... You will have one final opportunity to buy school ties before the start of term THIS SATURDAY 29th August at NEWPORT TOURIST OFFICE, Georges Street, from 10am to 1pm. IMPORTANT - there will be NO CHANGE given, to minimise physical contact, so please bring exact amount. This is for CASH SALES ONLY PRICE: €3 per tie If you prefer to purchase online and have the tie(s) posted to your home address, you can purchase them online via the Aladdin Connect Parent po
This video contains important back to school advice for children in junior infants to second class. You are encouraged to watch this video with your child before they return to school. For more see http://gov.ie/backtoschool
We hope all of our first holy communion children have a wonderful time on this special day as they make their communion in one of two communion services today - at 11am and at 1pm Both ceremonies will be livestreamed on the Burrishoole Parish Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/burrishooleparish/
Note from Fiona... I will once again have a supply of school ties available to purchase and collect at NEWPORT TOURIST OFFICE, Georges Street, TOMORROW, SATURDAY 22 AUG, from 10am to 1pm, and also on SATURDAY 29 AUG. IMPORTANT - there will be NO CHANGE given, to minimise physical contact, so please bring exact amount. This is for CASH SALES ONLY PRICE: €3 per tie If you prefer to purchase online and have the tie(s) posted to your home address, you can purchase them online vi
If your child would like a school lunch from the school, you should place your online order by FRIDAY 21 AUGUST Here is the link - https://forms.gle/zc5cLz3yP51Uxw8RA Lunch orders placed by that date will commence on the first day of term - any orders placed after that date will start one week late. Fiona
Dear Parents, I hope that you are all keeping well. We are super excited about returning to work in the next couple of weeks. We are busily preparing the school building and making plans for an exciting new term at school. Following on from the practical and physical work, all staff will receive introductory training around a safe return to school. As mentioned previously, classes and teachers will focus on staying positive, staying active and reconnecting with friends when p
Dear Parents, This is just a note to reassure you all that we are working quietly behind the scenes to ensure a safe return to school as planned. There are some details yet to be decided and the Board of Management is waiting for direction from the Department of Education. I believe that the delays in getting this information concerns a wish to get things right. All decisions are being informed by the scientific data available from countries which have successfully returned t
Here in Newport NS we always like to support the local community and local businesses, especially those run by past pupils! When you are shopping for your child's school stationery items, why not pop in to Ashling's on Main Street. Ashling has a copy of all the class book lists, and can put the items together for you and have ready for collection.