Harold Boys’ National School
St. Patrick’s Road,
Phone/Fax: 01 2856193
Principal: Teresa Buckley
NEWSLETTER – November 2016
Voluntary Contributions are needed for the running of the school. Please send in what you can afford as soon as possible. This year payments may be made online. Please email Ms Weafer email@example.com for details with your email address.
Congratulations to Emma Molloy who has been appointed as a permanent teacher in Harold Boys’ N.S. We wish her every happiness in the school in the years to come.
Homework Please ensure your son does not spend longer than the recommended time at his homework. If this is causing a problem, kindly speak to the class teacher about this. The following are the recommended times
Rang 2 0-20 minutes
Rang 3 0-30 minutes
Rang 4 0-30 minutes
Rang 5 0-40 minutes
Rang 6 0-75 minutes
Cake Sale Congratulations to all the 2016 winners
2nd class 3rd class 4th class
1. Andrew Meehan 1. Eddie Rafferty 1. Cathal Power
2. Kevin Roche 2. Dylan Owens + Andrew Keogh 2. Hugh Egan
3. Thomas Cassidy 3. Sebastien Snyman 3. Daniel Doyle
5th Class 6th class
1. Christopher O Toole 1. Cormac Egan
2. Declan Jones 2. Jamie Brack
3.Malachy Dobbin 3. Jack O Doherty
A total of €2086.27 was raised. Thanks to the boys in 5th & 6th who helped out on the day & thanks to all who supported.
History Week takes place on 21st November. Please send in any artefacts you may have.
The Green Schools Committee for this year is:
Collie Breslin, Liam Kearns (2nd) Dónal Fitzgerald-Byrne, Dónal Moylan (3rd) Daniel Doyle, Lorcan Flavin (4th) Brian Jones, Christopher O’Toole (5th) Cormac Egan, Fionn Graham (6th) Mary Kingston (Parent) Mr Smith, Ms Buckley, Marvin Bautista (Staff)
Our school Green Code for Biodiversity is: “Don’t kill animals, don’t spread pollution, if you have a problem, biodiversity is the solution”
GAA: Congratulations to our 6th class team and their captain Rory McGrath, who won silver medals in their final of the Senior Autumn Football League against Carysfort.
Well done to the 5th class team captained by Harry Brereton who also won silver medals in the final against The Harold Glasthule.
They were both fantastic matches, well played boys!
Swimming begins for Rang 5 on Thursday 10th November
Gaeilgeoir Na Seachtaine –
Rang 2 Peadar Cuinn
Seán Criostoir Mac Craith
Oisín Ó Heifearnain
Alsander ó Gríofa
Cian ó Cuileannáin
Rang 3 Sebastian Snyman
Sean Ó Ceallaigh
Rang 4 Neil Ó Ríain
Conchúr ó Brudair
Aodh Mac Aogáin
Conchúr ó Broin
Rang 5 Jude Webb
Déaglán Mac Seoin
Rang 6 Bobby Ó Conghaile
Adam Ó Gráinne
Lúc Mac Giollárnath
Cormac Mac Aogáin
Dates for your Diary
21st November History Week
15th November Parent/Teacher Meetings – School closes at 2.15 p.m.
16th November Parent/Teacher Meetings – School closes at 2.30 p.m.
16th November 5th class tour Glasnevin Cemetery
21st November 7.30 p.m. Enrolment for Confirmation – Rang 6
23rd November 6th class tour DLRCC Townhall Cathaoirleach Cormac Devlin
9th December 1.30 p.m. – Harold Boys’ N.S. – Christmas Carol Service, Dalkey Church All
20th December Christmas Concerts for parents, please note times:-
9.15 a.m. Rang 2 10 a.m. Rang 3 11 a.m. Rang 4 12 noon Rang 5. 1.15 p.m. Rang 6