NEWSLETTER – October 2016
Cake Sale: The PA will be holding the annual Halloween Cake Sale and Scary Cake Competition on Saturday the 22nd of October between 10am and 1pm in the school hall. They are looking for donations of cakes, raffle prizes, books, Halloween costumes and of course volunteers on the day to help sell the delicious cakes. Letters will be going home in the boys bags with full details. Please contact Niamh Brodrick on 086 3964891 if you require further information.
Mrs Ciara Costello will leave Harold Boys’ N.S on October 28th to take up a position in a Gaelscoil. We are very grateful to Mrs Costello for the tremendous work she has done both as Class Teacher & Learning Support/Resource in the school over the past 17 years. We would also like to thank her for all she has done as Deputy Principal & wish her well in her new school.
The Parents’ Association AGM was held on 21st September. The following parents are on the committee:
2nd class Aoife McCarron, Anna Breslin, 3rd class, Sarah Kelly, Maria Keogh, 4th class
Elena Mihalec, 5th class, Matt Hanlon, Orlagh Webb Secretary, 6th class Mary Kingston Co-Chair, Sheena Lambert Co-Chair. If you are interested in joining the committee please give your details to Ms. Weafer In the office.
A Seminar for Teachers on the Primary Language Curriculum will be provided on 29th November. For the reason the school will be closed on this date.
Lunches Please do not give your son pesto for lunch. Kindly remind boys not to share their lunch with other pupils.
Goal Jersey Day is being organised this year by Kyle Delahunty
& Finnan Goff. Please support GOAL by wearing a jersey on 14th October.
Online Payment we are most grateful to parents who have chosen to pay online & would encourage all parents to do so. Please email Ms Weafer if you would like to organise this.
Both our senior football teams are representing the school excellently. Our Fifth Class team captain is Harry Brereton and Rory Mc Grath is the captain of the Sixth Class team. Both teams have won their matches against The Harold Glasthule and lost to Carysfort. Best of luck in the remaining matches boys!
Swimming Fourth Class have started their classes in Castlepark
Fifth Class are enjoying their cycling off road training which takes place in the school yard on Friday afternoons. Congratulations to those boys who are now cycling for the first time.
Gaeilgeoir Na Seachtaine
|Collie ó Breasláin|
|Caoimhín De Roiste|
|Cian Mac Cearáin|
|Beircheart ó Cealaigh|
|Donal ó Maoileáin|
|Andre Costa Macedo Fontes|
|Milan Vadell De Búrca|
|Odran O Buachalla|
|Ruairí ó Mathúna|
|Seamus ó Muiri|
|Liam ó Maidín – Santos|
Dates for your Diary
|14th October||GOAL Jersey Day|
|15th & 16th October||Dalkey Creates Workshops|
|22nd October||Cake Sale – Harold Boys’ N.S. School Hall 10 am – 1 pm|
|28th October||2.30 p.m. to 7th November 8.50 a.m. Mid-term|
|Parent/Teacher meetings – School closes 2.15 p.m.
Parent/Teacher meetings – school closes 2.30 p.m.
|29th November||School Closed|