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.

  • Cáisc Shona Daoibh!

Cáisc Shona Daoibh!

  • April 12th, 2019

Wishing you all a Happy Easter!

A reminder that the school re-opens at 8.40am on Monday, April 29th.

  • Super Furry Animals workshop

Super Furry Animals workshop

  • April 11th, 2019

Many thanks to Carole from Connemara National Park for spending a few days with us, teaching all the children about the mammals native to Ireland. We all learned so much.

  • Visit from Áine McDermott

Visit from Áine McDermott

  • April 1st, 2019

Today, we gathered in the school yard to greet the inspirational Áine McDermott.  Áine won a gold medal alongside her teammate, Gemma Steele, in the tenpin bowling doubles event at the recent Special Olympics.

Áine, who …Read More

  • Galway Hospice Fundraiser

Galway Hospice Fundraiser

  • March 23rd, 2019

Can you help our neighbours, Galway Hospice, with their upcoming fundraiser? Please see the details below.
Are you up for a laugh? Or do you want to be Galway’s next top celebrity? Galway Hospice are organising …Read More

March 4th to 8th 2019

  • March 20th, 2019

Phew! What a busy week this has been!

March 4th to 8th is Engineers Week. Our children engineered bridges and egg carriers! Some of the children learned some Scratch programming.

March 7th was World Book Day. …Read More

  • Safer Internet Day 2019

Safer Internet Day 2019

  • February 6th, 2019

Safer Internet Day was on Tuesday, 5th February 2019. The children used some ideas from Webwise to heighten their awareness of the importance of  internet safety.
The children also designed posters on the theme of …Read More

  • Happy New Year

Happy New Year

  • January 1st, 2019

Athbhliain faoi shéan is faoi mhaise daoibh! Wishing all our pupils and their families health and happiness in 2019.

The school re-opens on Monday, January 7th, 2019. It promises to be a busy term ahead, …Read More

  • Nollaig Shona

Nollaig Shona

  • December 21st, 2018

Wishing all our pupils and their families a happy Christmas. The school re-opens on Monday, January 7th, 2019.

  • Mini 7s Finals

Mini 7s Finals

  • November 12th, 2018

The girls Gaelic football team took part in the Mini 7s tournament held in Annaghdown  recently. The girls played 3 matches and won one. We are very proud of the girls for all the …Read More