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.

  • Nollaig Shona!

Nollaig Shona!

  • December 22nd, 2017


Nollaig shona agus athbhliain faoi mhaise daoibh. Wishing all the children, parents and staff a happy Christmas and new year.

  • Tom Callinan Cup comes to Scoil Chaitríona Senior

Tom Callinan Cup comes to Scoil Chaitríona Senior

  • December 11th, 2017

John Elwood from the victorious Liam Mellows club called to each class today with the Tom Callinan Cup. Liam Mellows recently won their first Galway Senior Hurling Championship in 47 years.


  • Sing and Sign

Sing and Sign

  • December 8th, 2017

The Sing and Sign group performed excellently in Shop Street today. A huge thank you to Ms.Fagan, Ms.Doyle and Judith for all their hard work in putting this group together and well done to …Read More

  • Christmas Decorations

Christmas Decorations

  • December 8th, 2017

Great excitement around the school as it starts to look very festive. We made our own tree. The children in Room 12 have called it our ‘twigmas’ tree. If you look closely, you will …Read More

  • Skipping workshops

Skipping workshops

  • December 6th, 2017

On December 6th we had skipping workshops with Mark. They were hard, but great fun. We learned new ways of skipping.

  • Carol Service

Carol Service

  • December 4th, 2017

The annual Christmas Carol Service will take place this Tuesday, December the 5th at 7:30pm in Renmore Church. We hope to see you there!

  • County Champions

County Champions

  • December 4th, 2017

Congratulations to our local club Liam Mellows on their county championship victory over Gort yesterday. We look forward to seeing another cup come to Scoil Chaitríona.

  • Bird Feeder

Bird Feeder

  • November 10th, 2017

As November is here, and the weather is turning cooler, we are helping the small birds around us survive the Winter.

  • Phones for iPads

Phones for iPads

  • November 9th, 2017

The children in 4th Class from Room 4 are leading a whole school approach in an effort to gain re-conditioned iPads for use throughout the whole school.

How do we do this?

In order to get …Read More