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.

  • End of year Awards

End of year Awards

  • June 27th, 2019

We had our end of year awards ceremony today. Medals and trophies were awarded for sports, draughts, art, swimming, Maths, quiz, Olympic Handball and behaviour. There will be a need for extended trophy …Read More

Congratulations and best wishes!

  • June 27th, 2019

Congratulations to our 6th class who celebrated their graduation from Scoil Chaitríona Senior today. We wish you all the best in Secondary School.

Book lists 2019-2020

  • June 13th, 2019

We are planning for the next school year. The children have been given their book lists for 2019-2020. Please source the books as soon as possible as often suppliers can run out of texts.

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  • Library Summer Reading Scheme

Library Summer Reading Scheme

  • June 10th, 2019

It’s that time of year again: a long summer ahead and children to keep occupied. Why not visit your local library and get your child reading this summer? Register in Ballybane Library from July …Read More

School Closure, June 19th

  • May 29th, 2019

Scoil Chaitríona Senior School will be closed on Wednesday 19th June to facilitate staff training in the New Primary Language Curriculum.

Scoil Chaitríona Junior School will be open on this date.

  • Champions


  • May 28th, 2019

Congratulations to the girls Gaelic Football team who won their county final today. The girls displayed great spirit to come back from behind to level the match and bring it to extra time. In …Read More

Child Safeguarding Statement

  • May 3rd, 2019

The school’s safeguarding statement can be read here.

2018-19 child safeguarding statement mandatory templateDownload

  • 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.