The Board of Management has carried out a review of the Safeguarding Statement for Child Protection Procedures and a review of our Anti Bullying Policy at our October Board of Management Meeting. Please see the attached.
Music Club will be returning tomorrow, the 11th of October, for all who signed up for either choir or guitar classes. Keep an eye on the school website and blog for further updates on music club performances and activities.
Well done to Paddy’s 5th Class and Conor’s 6th Class who won Senior Line of the Week. These classes tried their best during line up time all week. They got extra time with PE equipment of their choice as a reward today. Well done.
The dates for swimming lessons in the National Aquatic Centre for this school year have been finalised. 1st to 6th Class shall participate in lessons. Well done to 6th Class who are nearly finished their block.
Please see the attached for further info and class dates.
It can also be found on the School Calendar here.
The application and decision dates for the 2024/25 school year have been decided. Please see the ‘Enrolment section’ of the website or click here.
2nd and 3rd Class were visited today by Sharon and Fionn from Fyffes Fit Squat. All 4 classes took part in a workout in the hall and received bananas and bottles/inflatables for their hard work.
Well done to all the children who trained this morning at the Astro. The boys and girls teams have started the year really well. Our boys teams have won their two games and the girls teams have competed really well against strong opposition. Anyone who wants to join we will train again next Tuesday at 8:00 am on the Astro.
ACETNS will reopen after the summer break tomorrow (Thursday 31st August).
Senior Infants to 6th Class shall line up on yard at 8.40 as per usual.
Our new Junior Infants shall arrive to yard at 9.00
Looking forward to seeing everyone back.
Active Week will take place in ACETNS from Tuesday 6th to Friday 9th June. We have lots happening every single day. We have karate, football, cricket, athletics in Lucan Harriers, Sports Day in Lucan Sarsfields GAA Club, rugby, classical dance, yoga, Staff vs 6th Class and Stations on yard.
Please take a look at our School Calendar to see what is happening each day for each class. Times may be slightly subject to change. https://calendar.google.com/calendar/u/0?cid=YWNldG5zLmllX2E2NDBraTJwbWxqM2ZjNzJxdGoyZmszOWw4QGdyb3VwLmNhbGVuZGFyLmdvb2dsZS5jb20
Parents are invited to come and support on Sports Day which takes place for Junior Infants- 2nd Class on Wednesday 7th June and for 3rd- 6th Class on Thursday 8th. Both will take place in Lucan Sarsfields GAA Club.
We will also be performing the Macarena on the line every morning so please put on your dancing shoes and join in.
ADAMSTOWN CASTLE EDUCATE TOGETHER NATIONAL SCHOOL
SCHOOL CALENDAR 2023-2024
PLEASE RETAIN FOR YOUR OWN INFORMATION (YOU MAY ALSO CHECK OUR WEBSITE)
FIRST TERM Thursday 31st August 2023 – Friday 22nd December 2023 (Inclusive)
MID-TERM Monday 30th October 2023 – Friday 03rd November 2023 (Inclusive)
School re-opens Monday 6th November 2023
CHRISTMAS HOLIDAYS School closes Friday 22nd December 2023 @ 12.10 and re-opens on Monday 08th January 2024
SECOND TERM 08th January 2024 – 22nd March 2024 (Inclusive)
MID-TERM Thursday 15th February – Friday 16th February 2024 (Inclusive)
EASTER HOLIDAYS School closes Friday 22nd March @ 12.10 and re-opens on Monday 08th April 2024
THIRD TERM 08th April 2024 – 28th June 2024 (Inclusive)
MID TERM Monday 6th May (Bank Holiday) to Friday 10th (Inclusive)
ADDITIONAL CLOSURES Monday 05th February 2024 (St Brigid’s day)
Monday 18th March 2024 (St Patrick’s Day)
Monday 3rd June 2024 (Bank Holiday)
SUMMER HOLIDAYS Begin on Friday 28th June 2024 @ 12.10
SHOULD THERE BE ANY FURTHER CLOSURES, YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED IN
ADVANCE. PLEASE NOTE THAT STAFF MEETINGS NOW TAKE PLACE
OUTSIDE OF SCHOOL HOURS.