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.

  • BizWorld 2017 in Room 8

BizWorld 2017 in Room 8

  • July 9th, 2017

Caroline Fahy from Bank of Ireland  delivered BizWorld workshops in Ms. Dooley’s 5th class over a two-day period.

The workshops teach the basics of entrepreneurship, business and finance by showing how the entrepreneurial cycle operates. …Read More

  • Our Indoor Garden, Room 12

Our Indoor Garden, Room 12

  • July 9th, 2017

This year we planted water cress, runner beans, baby carrots and tomatoes. We had an indoor garden until we brought the plants home for the summer. We hope they continue to grow at home …Read More

Booklists 2017/2018

  • June 30th, 2017

Please click here for our  booklists for 2017/ 2018. Please scroll down through for each class level. BOOK LISTS – 17-18

  • Visit from Galway Rose, Niamh Elwood

Visit from Galway Rose, Niamh Elwood

  • June 28th, 2017

Our past pupil, Niamh Elwood, came to visit us today. She was recently selected to represent Galway in the 2017 Rose of Tralee. How lovely it is to welcome Niamh back. We wish Niamh …Read More

  • School Tour 2017, Rooms 12 and 13

School Tour 2017, Rooms 12 and 13

  • June 27th, 2017

We had a great day out. We went to the Galway Museum. We learned about the Claddagh, the Galway Hooker, old Galway and the role of Liam Mellowes in the 1916 Rising. Thanks to …Read More

  • Sports 2017

Sports 2017

  • June 22nd, 2017

What fun was had for the sports days this year. The fantastic weather made the whole event more enjoyable.


  • Band 2017

Band 2017

  • June 15th, 2017

What an excellent performance by our band today. Despite the the inclement weather, the children put on a fantastic show. Today’s performance was a result of months of hard work. Thank you Ms. Fenton …Read More