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December 2019

Letter to Parents

Dear Parents, Advent is here and the countdown is on. There have been many people sick in our whole school community. We hope all bugs will be gone before Christmas. Please note that the Credit Union is finished until January We have a Giving Tree in the halls of both schools. This year the Parents Association decided that the charity would be The Penny Dinners. Children are asked to donate one item. The list will be on our Website of items that can be donated. They include non-perishable food and household cleaning items, (Fruit or Vegetables on the last day only). The Parents Association has asked me to give you some dates so they are here with our Carol Service dates – Monday 9th Raffle tickets go on sale for two weeks for the School [...]

November 2019

Memo to Parents — November 2019

5th November, 2019 Dear Parents and Guardians, I hope you are well and that you had a good mid term despite the wet weather. The time has gone quickly since we came back in September. The children have settled back and activities in the school are going full swing. Third Class are finished their Swimming classes. Second class have finished the Literacy Lift off programme. Our Swimming Team represented us in University of Limerick and our Football team participated in Scith na Scol. A group from the Deaf Unit headed to Templemore Garda Station. We had an Open Day for prospective parents, and it went very well. The school looked amazing with the children’s artwork decorating the rooms and halls. The Sixth Class children were a credit to themselves, their school and to their families [...]

October 2019

Memo to Parents – October 2019

Dear Parents and Guardians. I hope you are well. I would like to bring three things to your attention.   1.We will be closing on Friday next at 12.00 noon. The school will be closed for the following week and we will come back to school on November 4th . On November 12th the children will have no school as the teachers will be attending Inservice.   We at St. Columba’s GNS have our own School App.  You can download it onto your smart phones / devices (both iphones and android).  There is a link on our school website ( to do this.  You can also go to the App Store or Android store and download from there. We use the App to send notifications to parents.  The App also contains the School Calendar, Memos, Photos, [...]

March 2019