Newsletter 29.08.2013

Dear Parents / Guardians,


You will be delighted to hear that I am sitting in Portobello Educate Together National School as I write this newsletter. I can only imagine how excited you all are, and I am sure the children cannot wait to start at our new school. Your weekly newsletter is attached.




–       Second Class: 08.30 – 14.10hrs.


–       First Class: 08.30 – 14.10hrs


–       Senior Infants: 08.30 – 13.10hrs


–       Junior Infants as follows –

            First day to Friday 6th September 8.30am to 11.00am

            Monday 9th to Friday 13th September 8.30am to 11.45am

            Monday 16th September onwards 8.30am to 13.10am



The building is just about complete. Please have a look at the photographs attached. We are very happy with the finish, and I am sure you will be equally impressed. The furniture has arrived, as have a lot of teaching resources. We have a busy weekend ahead unpacking and setting up.



We have advertised for a part-time secretary. CLICK HERE TO SEE ADVERT



Please find our consent form attached. We will need this for different situations throughout the year, beginning with Monday morning at 8.30am as there will be a photographer in the yard to capture our opening!  I would be most grateful if you could complete and return this form to me on Monday morning.


Reminder – Playdate organised by Kate in Dartmouth Square Park on the 1st September @ 2pm.  


I hope you enjoy your weekend, and we look forward to seeing you on Monday morning.  

Best Wishes,


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