Home School Links
The home school liaison service in the school provides an important link between parents and the school. The HSCL coordinator provides advice and information to parents and can help parents support their children in getting the most out of their time in school.
The Home School office is located beside the Parents’ Room in the Annex building and parents are invited to drop into Deirdre if they want to discuss anything.
There is a wide range of information and leaflets available in the Parents’ Room. Everything from after schools activities to places to visit in Dublin to information on special needs issues or homework tips is available.
There is free internet access in the Parents Room and parents are invited to book a slot anytime.
Courses for parents are arranged in the school and in local education centres. Topics include Operation Transformation, Fitness, Yoga/Pilates, First Aid, Face Painting workshop, Cookery, Spanish, Irish, Local History. There are also parenting workshops and trips to local places of interest. If you are interested just contact Deirdre.
Parents are invited to come into school to help with “Maths For Fun” games.
A toy library is run for Junior Infants from the Parents Room.
The Parents’ Association also runs a number of events every year. Halloween Face Painting, Christmas Grotto and Santa visit, Pancake Tuesday, Cake Sale, International Day, Sports Day events.