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.

  • 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

  • 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