To be involved in Scoil Chaitríona Senior’s Parents’ Association, please email or phone the school on 091-753613.

The Role of a Parents’ Association

—The Parent Association works with the principal, staff and the board of management to build effective partnership of home and school.

—Educational research on the involvement of parents in schools shows that children achieve higher levels when parents and teachers work together.

—The Parent Association can advise the principal and Board of Management on policy issues and incidents that may require a review of school policy, e.g. Bullying, Safety, Homework, Enrolment, Behaviour problems etc.

—Parent Associations can suggest and/or organise extra-curricular activities.

—The Parent Association is a support for parents in the school.

—The Parent Association can invite speakers to address the parents on issues which are topical or relevant.

  • Prize Giving 2018

Prize Giving 2018

  • June 27th, 2018

On Wednesday,  the whole school gathered in the hall to recognise all the hard work and effort for the past year. We had prizes for Sport, Maths, Draughts, Quiz, and Behaviour. Congratulations to all …Read More

  • Blitz in Renmore pitches

Blitz in Renmore pitches

  • June 25th, 2018

Throughout the year we had members of Renmore Barracks come to our school and coach hurling and football. Last month, the coaches held a blitz over  in Renmore pitches. We were very lucky that …Read More

  • Draughts Finals

Draughts Finals

  • June 25th, 2018

The annual draughts competition took place in the hall last Friday. The competition began back in May when each class held their own tournament. The winner and runner-up from each class went through to …Read More

  • Art Competition 2018

Art Competition 2018

  • June 1st, 2018

We have been busy drawing, colouring and sculpting in anticipation for the annual art competition. As usual, the two categories are 2D and 3D shapes. The children will vote for their favourite piece of …Read More

  • Art Competition Winners

Art Competition Winners

  • May 23rd, 2018

A huge congratulations go to the winners of the Boston Scientific Art competition which was held recently. The lucky winners go the opportunity to visit Boston Scientific where they were presented with their prizes. …Read More

Room 16 in GMIT

  • April 9th, 2018

On Friday 16th March we went to GMIT. When we got there we were taken to a computer lab.  We were shown about a coding programme called Scratch. We got to use our own …Read More

  • Shamrock Art

Shamrock Art

  • March 28th, 2018

We made some shamrocks for St. Patrick’s Day. They were tricky to make but turned out really well!

  • Big Grow 2018

Big Grow 2018

  • March 28th, 2018

GIY (Grow It Yourself) and Innocent Drinks partner up each year to deliver a classroom growing project to primary schools across Ireland and the UK. This year we are taking part in this programme …Read More