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Christmas Tree Decoration Competion

All the school Christmas trees are up, but they are looking very bare! Our Green Schools Committee is once again inviting all pupils (or family groups) to make a re-cycled Christmas tree decoration for our school Christmas trees. There is only one rule - it must be made of re-cycled materials . All entries will be judged by Mrs Lawless and a prize awarded for the most creative use of recycled materials from each class. Decorations can be brought in [...]

By |November 29, 2022|Categories: News|Tags: , |Comments Off on Christmas Tree Decoration Competion

School Choir Carol Singing Dates

Crowne Plaza Craft Fair – Sunday the 27th of November from 3 – 4 pm St. Oliver Plunkett Church – Sunday the 17th of December at 5 pm School Christmas Concert – Monday the 19th of December Blackrock Abbey – Tuesday the 20th of December (to be confirmed) Seinn, Schools Gathering – January, 2023 Peace Proms – 26th of February, 2023 Confirmation – Wednesday 29th of March, 2023 First Communion – Saturday the 13th of May, 2023 [...]

By |November 23, 2022|Categories: News|Comments Off on School Choir Carol Singing Dates

Reconfiguration of Patronage Survey

Reconfiguration of Patronage Survey The following is the result of our whole school survey on reconfiguration which was completed before the mid-term break. The Board of Management agree that St. Francis NS is not open to being involved in the Reconfiguration of Patronage Pilot Initiative at this time. Result: 53.2% - remain under Catholic Patronage 46.8%  - consider change For more information please read Reconfiguration - Information for Parents. For more information please read [...]

By |November 23, 2022|Categories: News|Comments Off on Reconfiguration of Patronage Survey

Winter / Christmas Annuals 2022

Order forms are being sent home this week for the Christmas/Winter Annuals Priced at just €3.00 each they are excellent value for money and make great stocking fillers and gifts. All annuals are full colour, A4 size and packed with educational articles and activities including: Classic activities to keep you busy no matter your mood, from matching games and spot the difference puzzles, to mindful colouring and join the dots. Fun puzzles to challenge your maths and language skills, [...]

By |October 20, 2022|Categories: News|0 Comments

Team Hope Christmas Shoebox Appeal 2022

Team Hope’s Christmas Shoebox Appeal is an annual campaign that delivers gifts straight into the hands of children affected by poverty.  Often these shoebox gifts are the only gift that a child will receive at Christmas and the joy that they bring is incredible.  Since 2010, with your help, we have delivered over 2.1 million Shoebox gifts to vulnerable children across the world. Every year we are proud to support the Team Hope Christmas Shoebox [...]

By |October 12, 2022|Categories: News|0 Comments