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07Jan 2022

2nd Year Virtual Parent Student Teacher Meeting

Due to the continuing rise in COVID cases across the country, we are unable to hold our planned face to face parent-teacher meeting on Thursday the 13th of January for our 2nd years. We have opted to continue the use of our virtual face to face video conference website with you and your child.  At …

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07Dec 2021

School Closed 8th Dec

Due to the high winds forecast for tonight, the Dept of Ed has instructed schools in counties with a Red or Orange warning to remain closed again tomorrow, the 8th Dec. Therefore, we will remain closed tomorrow and reopen on Thursday morning. This is to ensure the health and safety of the school body and …

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06Dec 2021

School Closure due to Storm Barra

Due to the significant nature of Storm Barra, as forecast by Met Éireann and to give sufficient notice to schools and parents/guardians, the Department is advising that all schools covered by the Red Alert and Orange warning from Met Éireann should not open tomorrow, the 7th of December.  A status orange warning has issued for counties …

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28Nov 2021

3rd Year Virtual Parent Student Teacher Meeting

Due to the rise in COVID cases across the country, we are unable to hold our planned face to face parent-teacher meeting on Tuesday the 30th of November for our 3rd years. We have opted to use a virtual face to face video conference meeting with you and your child.  At this stage, all 3rd-year …

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22Nov 2021

Future Options Talk

As part of College Awareness Week, the school’s Guidance Counsellor Mary Scarry is hosting a virtual Future Options Talk on Tuesday 23rd November at 7:30pm via MS Teams.  This talk will provide information on the CAO process, QQI Level 5 PLC courses and Apprenticeships. A link to the TEAMS meeting has been sent to your child school …

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15Nov 2021

National Garda Youth Award 2021

It was a very proud day for our school when our students from the What About Me? team received a National Garda Youth Award for their contribution to society. The group produced a booklet which was written by Katie Heneghan for siblings of people with Special Needs. Molly Martyn was the illustrator of the booklet. …

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09Nov 2021

Cannabis Edibles – A Briefing for Parents

Dear parent/guardian, the Western Region Drug and Alcohol task force are holding a short information session on the topic of cannabis edibles on Wednesday evening, the 10th of November at 7.30pm. If you are interested in more information on the subject you can book a place at: https://www.wrdatf.ie/training-details-awareness-week.php?ID=22

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09Nov 2021

The importance of sleep for our teenagers – This Thursday at 7pm

Dear parents, There is a free webinar taking place this Thursday the 11th of November at 7pm called The importance of sleep for our teenagers.  The main speaker is Lucy Wolfe and she will be giving some information and guidance around this topic.  Lucy is best known for the books she has written on sleep for young …

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07Nov 2021

6th Year Virtual Parent Student Teacher Meeting

Due to the rise in COVID cases across the country, we are unable to hold our planned face to face 6th-year parent-teacher meeting on Monday the 8th November. We have opted to trial a virtual face to face video conference meeting with you and your child.  At this stage, all 6th-year parents/guardians will have received …

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