Developing Young Children’s Number Skills Talk

Donna Carolan (lecturer in Early Childhood Education at the DCU Institute of Education) will host two talks on the 16th and 30th November in Wexford Town Library at 7pm.  These talks are aimed at parents of pre-school and primary school children and will focus on developing an understanding of how young children’s everyday play , activities and experiences can support early numeracy skills in fun and meaningful ways.  They will also show how picture books can enhance children’s engagement with early mathematics.  Booking is recommended, phone 053-9196760.

Status Red Weather Warning

As Department of Education and Science has advised all schools in red status area to close, Scoil Naomh Bríde Blackwater will follow best advice and close for tomorrow Monday 15th – stay safe!

GAA COACHES

GAA football coaches will come to our school every Monday morning until the 27th October.  They will work with all children from 1st to 6th classes – please ensure that your child has runners and gum shields for these coaching sessions.

Summer holidays!!

Pupils will finish school at 11 o’clock on June 30th to allow for preparations for a complete upgrade of electrical works which will take place over the summer holidays.  We hope you and your family will have a pleasant and enjoyable Summer – school re-opens on Wednesday August 30th.  

Job-share arrangement

Mrs. Grant and Mrs. Doreen Carty will teach Senior Infants during the 2017/2018 school year.  A meeting will be held in the school on Tuesday June 13th at 8pm to explain how this will work and to answer any questions that you may have regarding this arrangement.

New Students – September 2018

Parents of children who will be starting school at the beginning of the next school year are invited to attend a meeting in the school on Tuesday June 13th at 7.30pm – we look forward to seeing you at this meeting!

Active Flag

Check out the Active Flag section of the website to see all the fantastic photos from Active School Week and to see what we are getting up to lately.