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Colour Run 2018! Registration Open

Scoil Choca Naofa are once again proud to host the 2018 Colour Run. It was a great success in it’s inaugural year in 2017 – despite the rain! – and we are doing it all again this year on the 26th of May. We hope you can all join us – it raises vital funds […]

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Did you know that Kidz@Play in Scoil Choca Naofa is offering after school care every afternoon after school? During the day, 2 sessions of playschool  are in operation. But from 1.40 children from our school can just walk up the corridor to an after school facility. Call in to see Jess (first door when you […]

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Dear Parent Below please find details of a series of FREE talks for parents of children/young people with special needs and their teachers, being hosted by Kildare Library Service as part of the ongoing Toys, Technology and Training Programme. Regards, Emma Berney Coordinator Kildare Children & Young People’s Services Committee Jigginstown Commercial Centre Toys, Technology […]

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Compass is an adventure treasure hunt to teach kids skills and build confidence in the great outdoors. We help show your child just how capable they are! – See more here → Course Content and Booking Run over a six week period, our diverse sessions will introduce children to wilderness skills and adventure activities. Run by […]

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Christmas Raffle for Parents

1st, 2nd and 3rd prizes – €50 voucher in local shop 4th prize – Turkey, sponsored by NB Meats 5th prize – Ham, sponsored by NB Meats also Sweets, Biscuits and surprises. Tickets will be on sale in the yard – €1 per strip or 3 strips for €5

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Hour of Code

The Hour of Code will take place during the week of Dec 8th – 14th in schools all over the world. Here in Scoil Choca, on a Tuesday evening, we have an after school Scratch + club where a group of students are working on some very interesting coding projects. Special thanks to Heidi Jermyn […]

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Afterschool Coding Club – Enrolling Now!

My name is Heidi Jermyn (Frieda Timpson’s Mum) and I’m starting an afternoon club in school for kids interested in learning code / computer science and more! For the most part we’ll be using a brilliant beginner programming language called Scratch to build games and cool animations. *Plus* later in the term we’ll be doing […]

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Stand up for Primary Education

What’s it all about? It’s about lobbying TDs to secure more investment in primary schools. Among the issues we are highlighting are 1. Smaller Classes Irish class sizes are the highest in the Eurozone. Smaller classes benefit young children. Budget 2016 must provide for smaller classes. 2. Primary School Funding Government pays 92c per pupil […]

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Upcoming Workshops for Parents

To register for either or both of these workshops please visit the website → Maths for Parents A short course on how to help your child with their maths homework. Reduce the “that’s not how the teacher does it!” effect with tips on making homework more successful for your child and less stressful for you. […]

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