Glasheen Boys' School

CHILD SAFEGUARDING REMINDERS

Posted on 2019-01-23 09:41:56

Please remember that our Child Safeguarding Statement & Risk Assessment are available in the Policy section of this website, as well as being on display at the school reception and in all classrooms. The Designated Liaison Person is Michael Daly and the Deputy Designated Liaison Person is Sheila Clark. Refresher Training on Child Safeguarding is available: 1. Go to pdst.ie  2. Click on 'Primary' 3. Click on 'Child Protection' 4. Go to 'pdst e-learning programme' 5. Course 1 is for DLP & DDLP so go to 'Course 2' (for all personnel) 6. Click on 'Mirror 1' to start.

GRANDPARENTS' DAY - FRIDAY 10TH MAY 2019

Posted on 2019-01-16 09:08:23

To make things easier for Grandparents and to avoid travelling in January, we are planning to hold our Grandparents' Day on Friday 10th May 2019, when the weather will be finer (hopefully) and brighter. After that, we will plan to hold the event, once every two years.

INTERNET SAFETY TALK - FEBRUARY 2019

Posted on 2019-01-11 11:42:57

4th - 6th Classes will have Internet Safety Talks from Monday 11th - Wednesday 13th February 2019. There will be a talk for parents, on Internet Safety, on Tuesday 12th February 2019, in the School Hall, at 7.00 p.m.SAVE THE DATE !

PARENTS' ASSOCIATION UPDATES

Posted on 2019-01-11 10:21:48

Unwanted Gift Appeal: Please donate any unwanted gifts, to the school office, which can then be used as spot prizes for forthcoming events. Family Movie Night: Wednesday 20th February 2019 @ 6.30 p.m. in School Hall (Immediately before Mid-Term Break). Next Meeting: The next Parents' Association Meeting is Monday 4th February 2019.

SCHOOL SELF-EVALUATION REMINDER

Posted on 2019-01-10 09:44:07

Please note, as mentioned in our School Newsletter in December 2018, that our school has prepared our Draft School Self-Evaluation Report & Plan. It is on display on the Notice Board at Reception, as well as in the 'Policy' section of our school website. The area of focus is Social Personal & Health Education with the main focus on 'Stay Safe'. We are also reviewing Maths & Primary Language, as part of our DEIS Plan 2018 / 2019.

HOLIDAY ARRANGEMENTS - REOPENING MONDAY 7TH JANUARY

Posted on 2018-12-21 08:27:11

Wishing all of our families and friends, a safe and restful Christmas break, with good health & happiness in 2019. The school is closed from Friday 21st December 2018 and will reopen on Monday 7th January 2019.

SCHOOL NEWSLETTER

Posted on 2018-12-17 13:16:05

Please note that our Winter 2018/2019 School Newsletter is out today. Each family is receiving a copy. It will also be on our website and on School Notice Boards.

INTERNET SAFETY TALK - FEBRUARY 2019

Posted on 2018-12-07 11:51:15

4th - 6th Classes will have Internet Safety Talks from Monday 11th - Wednesday 13th February 2019. There will be a talk for parents, on Internet Safety, on Tuesday 12th February 2019, in the School Hall, at 7.00 p.m.. SAVE THE DATE !

SANTA'S VISIT - THURSDAY 13Th DECEMBER

Posted on 2018-12-07 11:31:51

We are hoping that all classes from Junior Infants to 2nd Class will have a quick visit from Santa, on Thursday next, 13th December, between  9.00 a.m. and 11.00 a.m., in the School Hall. We will start with Junior Infants, soon after 9.00 a.m., followed by Senior Infants around 9.30 a.m., 1st Class and finally 2nd Class. (All times are approximate). Each child will receive a little token. There will be teas / coffees for any parents, who might like to come along.

CHRISTMAS CONCERT & MARKET ARRANGEMENTS

Posted on 2018-12-04 14:04:58

To facilitate parents of infant pupils, we will have two performances of the Junior & Senior Infant pupils. All times are intended as a guide only:

Tuesday 18th December: (Mini Concert)
School Band - 9.15 a.m.
Junior Infants - 9.30 a.m.
Senior Infants - 9.40 a.m. (Concert should definitely be finished well before 10.00 a.m.)
Thursday 20th December:
School band - 9.15 a.m.
Junior Infants - 9.30 a.m.     (Christmas Market to start from 9.30 a.m.)
Senior Infants - 9.40 a.m.
2nd Class - 9.50 a.m.
1st Class - 10.05 a.m.
3rd Class - 10.15 a.m..