While there are still many decisions to be made about the childrens' safe return to school in September (and we will be keeping you up to date on those as they arise), we thought it would still be helpful for parents to have a copy of the draft calendar for the next school year. This will be updated on our school website as and when any changes are decided, so ALWAYS CHECK THIS WEBSITE'S DOWNLOADS PAGE for the most UP TO DATE...
With the extended school closures due to Covid-19 pandemic, we thought it would be nice to gather photographs from families doing home schooling with their children and create a gallery on the school website as a legacy of this challenging time.
Please feel free to send photos via email - ONLY IF YOU ARE HAPPY FOR THEM TO BE PUBLISHED ON OUR WEBSITE. We will not caption any of the photos, or name any of the children, just creat...
[THIS MESSAGE HAS ALSO BEEN SENT BY TEXT AND EMAIL - IF YOU HAVE RESPONDED VIA THE TEXT OR EMAIL LINK, THERE IS NO NEED TO SUBMIT A SECOND RESPONSE]
We have been contacted by the Department of Social and Family Affairs about continuing the school lunch scheme while schools are closed. We are mindful that economic and employment circumstances may have changed in some households due to the Covid-19 situation, to the...
As per our email to all parents today, please do let us know if you have changed address recently as we are planning to post out a letter to all households next week and we do not want any letters to go astray!
Remember, you can update your address directly via our Aladdin Connect app OR you can simply email us at email@example.com
I hope that you are all keeping well and are happy at home. This has been a trying time for everyone. Despite being very confined you are doing very well.
Thank you for completing lessons and for keeping up with your schoolwork. Today marks the start of the Easter break which will run for the next two weeks. Children should take a break from formal lessons and enjoy playing and resting. Your teachers w...
To supplement the work children are doing at home as guided by their own teachers, check out RTE's Home School Hub. The ‘virtual classroom’ airs on RTE2 from 11am to 12pm. Later on in the day, RTE Home School Extra will air as a catch-up programme at 4.15pm.
Great to see the whole country pulling together to make sure our children don't miss out during this challenging time.
As we celebrate Newport's 300th birthday this week (Thursday to be precise) the committee would like to create a collage of all the things we love about our town. We are asking EVERYONE - especially the local children - to send us ONE THING that illustrates why they #lovenewport.
It can be..
• A photo
• A drawing
• A word or a short phrase
If the children would like to participate, you can...
Although it might be hard right now to imagine life returning to normal, this may give you some re-assurance, as you can now place your orders(s) for school lunches for your child(ren) for the final term of the 2019/2020 school year.
Orders should be placed by 10th April 2020 and those submitted by that time will commence on the first day we return to school in the new term.
Once an order is submitted it will remain in pl...