Welcome to this weeks newsletter:
ETHOS: The children had a great day yesterday, learning about Chinese New Year which will be celebrated on Thursday February 19th. Thanks to all the parents who came in to help out and to Marie who has made this yet another great tradition in our school. We had a great morning. Have a look in the GALLERY.
Charles Darwin’s Birthday was yesterday, and the classes enjoyed looking at animals in camouflage. Photo of senior infants art below.
GREENSCHOOLS: We have been awarded our green flag this week. Huge thanks to all the children and staff for getting this one so soon. Hip Hip Hurra!
WEBSITE CHANGE: Our new website address is www.canalwayetns.org. Thanks Jonathan for sorting this. Sign for over the door to follow. Soon
PEOPLE AT WORK IN SENIOR INFANTS: Hazel invited parents into senior infants to discuss their profession / work. She had Paul (Theatre Set Designer), Thom (Broadcaster) & Jenny (Speech Therapist) in to the class. The children loved these lessons. Thanks parents & Hazel. Check out the GALLERY
ARC: Aodán’s class are going to see the world premiere of ‘Far Away from Me’ today – (Ariel performance & dance show) in Temple Bar’s Arc.
POD: Thank-you to those who have returned their forms for the Department of Education’s data base. Please return the form if you have not.
SCHOOL CLOSURE: The school will close today and re-open on the 23rd of February. Reminder of other school closures / holidays –
March 17th – St Patricks Day.
March 30th to Fri 10th April – Spring Break
May 4th and 5th – May Break
June 1st and 2nd – June Break
Last day of school is 30th of June.
HAVE A LOVELY BREAK – Dermot and all the staff.