News Update – 23/09/2022


Dear Parent / Guardian / Colleague / Board Member,


PA A.G.M. – Thanks to those who attended the AGM on Tuesday last. Congrats to the officers elected; Aoife, Therese and Theresa. A lot has been planned for Term 1 and volunteers will be called upon in due course. Their first item of note is a Halloween disco on Friday 28th October.


P.A. Register Please use this link to allow your name be attached to the PA whatsapp group if you are a new family to the school with a child or more in Junior or Senior Infants.


Time Capsule – Thanks for your help in suggesting items for our time capsule. We will leave the link open until the end of September for you and your family to interact with. We really appreciate the responses especially the family help with 1972 items.


Athletics – Congrats to our pupils who had success at the West Waterford Cross Country Athletics in Abbeyside on Friday evening last.


GAA – Our boys and girls footballing teams will commence their INTO Cumann na mBunscol competition next week.


Swimming – This commenced for Rg 5/6 today and will continue for the next 5 Fridays up until the Halloween break.


Holy Communion Update – Those receiving the Sacrament of Holy Communion next spring are invited to participate in FMW mass this weekend at 9am. The end of month family mass also takes place this weekend at the Nire at 11am. Those intending on receiving sacraments in the Nire should contact Martha (Parish school liaison person) on 087 9056721.


Breakfast Club & After School Service – Reminder. Please make sure to update Sinead / Helen in all matters relating to your child / children and their attendance or otherwise at the above club. Their whatsapp number is 083 2028749. Glad to see so many families avail of this service.


Enrollment – Applications to register an interest in joining us for the 2023/24 school year will open next weekend for all those interested.


Tonight, is Culture Night nationally. Enjoy if you have anything planned.


Is mise,


Michael J. O’Ryan – Principal