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MAY BANK HOLIDAY CLOSURE INFO

Please take note of the following upcoming dates for school closures on the May bank holiday weekend:

School will be closed on Friday April 28th (Staff Primary Language Curriculum Training Day)

School will be closed on Monday 1st May 2023 (Bank Holiday) & Tuesday 2nd May 2023

Pupils will return to school on Wednesday 3rd May.

EASTER HOLIDAY CLOSURE INFORMATION

Glasheen BNS will be closed for Easter Holidays from Friday 31st March until Monday 17th April. School will close on Friday 31st at 12pm.

Junior and Senior Infant classes will leave at 11:45am on that day.

First and Second Classes will leave at 11:55am.

Third to Sixth Classes will leave at 12:00pm.

A reminder will be resent closer to the date.

QUIZ NIGHT MARCH 24TH

Glasheen BNS Parents Association will be holding a quiz night in Flannerys Bar on Friday March 24th. This has always been a great night in our school calendar and all are welcome to attend! Doors open at 7:30 and the Quiz will start at 8pm! We look forward to seeing you there.

EARLY CLOSURE FRIDAY MARCH 3RD

Glasheen BNS will close early on Friday March 3rd to facilitate staff primary language curriculum training.

Junior and Senior Infants will be dismissed at 11:45am

First and Second Classes will be dismissed at 11:55am

Third to Sixth Classes will be dismissed at 12:00pm

Thanks once again for your continued support and understanding.

CHARITY WALK FOR TURKEY/SYRIA

The boys of Glasheen BNS will be doing a charity walk this Friday February 24th to raise money for those affected by the terrible earthquake in Turkey and Syria. Any funds you could donate would be greatly appreciated. Teachers will be collecting donations from Wednesday 22nd to Friday 24th. Thank you all for your continued support.

MOVIE NIGHT FRIDAY 20th January

Our parents association are running a movie night here in Glasheen BNS on Friday Evening from 6:30pm – 8:15pm. Why not enjoy a fun time with your friends watching a Friday night film! Tickets are available from Sheila at the office for €5 each. We will be showing three different movies – Screen 1: Incredibles 2, Screen2: Mitchells vs Machines, Screen 3: Captain America. We look forward to seeing you there!

GLASHEEN CHRISTMAS MARKETS

Our Glasheen Christmas Market will take place on Tuesday 20th December from 10am to 12pm. The market stalls will be set up in the senior classes corridor of our new building. The boys of 4th to 6th class have been making fantastic christmas crafts and treats which will all be for sale on the day. This has always been a fantastic feel-good fundraiser for our school and we are delighted to be bringing it back. Please feel free to drop by and have a walk through. All are welcome.