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.

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

  • Plastic Free Week

Plastic Free Week

  • February 12th, 2018

The staff and students of Scoil Chaitríona Senior took up Galway City Council’s challenge to live plastic free for a week! Plastic Free Week took place from February 5th – 11th 2018 and throughout …Read More

  • Mystery prize raffle

Mystery prize raffle

  • February 9th, 2018

On Friday, we gathered in the hall for a mystery prize raffle.  The pupils from the student council were busy selling tickets for the raffle throughout the school, thank you. A big thanks also …Read More

St. Columbas Credit Union Quiz 2018

  • February 8th, 2018

ON Sunday the 28th of January our school took part in the St.Columba’s Credit Union Schools Quiz. It was held in the Clayton Hotel. There a number of schools taking part and at least …Read More

  • Pajama Day

Pajama Day

  • February 7th, 2018

As part of Friendship Week, we had permission to come to school wearing our Pajamas. We had Spiderman, Bart Simpson and all sorts of characters wandering the corridors of Scoil Chaitríona. Check out the …Read More

  • Friendship Week

Friendship Week

  • February 5th, 2018

We are celebrating Friendship Week at Scoil Chaitríona. Today was Crazy Hair Day where we got to let our hair down and have some fun! There was lots hair spray, dye, hats, wigs and …Read More