Dates for Diary

April 2018
Monday - Friday, 23rd - 26th: Active Schools Week
Saturday 28th: First Communion in Church 11am
Monday 30th: Communion Photos in the school

May 2018
Monday - Thursday, 21st - 24th: Book Week
Tuesday 22nd: Senior Infant School Tour, Newgrange Farm
Friday 25th: Referendum, School is Closed
Tuesday 29th: 1st Class Tour, Pine Forest
Wednesday 30th: Inservice for Teachers, School Closed for Pupils

Friday, 20 April 2018

Active Schools Week

Active Schools Week takes place from the 23rd - 26th April. Our school is promoting physical activity among the children. We want to promote Active Travel ( Walk on Wednesdays), also walking, scooters and bicycles all week. 
Each morning before school there will be WAKE UP AND SHAKE UP on the infant yard and the MORNING JOG on the 1st and 2nd class yards. All parents are welcome to join in. 

Visit from An Taoiseach and the Minister for Education

On Thursday 19th April, We received a visit from An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar, the Minister for Education, Richard Bruton and Catherine Byrne, Minister of State in the Department of Health.
They were launching Active Schools Week.
The children were very excited to present gifts to the guests at a special assembly. The Infants then formed a guard of honour.











Friday, 16 March 2018

Seachtain Na Gaeilge

Bhí tionól sa halla inniu.Féach ar na pictiúirí!





Wednesday, 14 March 2018

Dogs Trust

Fiona, the education officer from Dogs Trust came in to visit the children in Junior and Senior Infants. She brought her boxer Ollie with her. The children learnt how to care for a dog and the correct way to say hello to a dog. They also learnt about the huge responsibility in caring for a dog.  Dogs Trust Ireland


Monday, 5 March 2018

Tuesday 6th March

School will reopen tomorrow, Tuesday at 9am.

Sunday, 4 March 2018

Closure: Monday 5th March

Following an inspection of the school and in common with many other schools in Dublin 15 St. Patrick's JNS will remain closed tomorrow Monday for Health and Safety reasons.