Email: info@stpatricksns.ie Phone: 01 824 9930 Fax: 01 824 9928

Address: Diswellstown Road, Castleknock, Dublin 15.

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Week Ending 25 May 2007

In-Service Day
Please note that the next In-Service Training Day is on Tuesday 29 May 2007. The school will therefore be closed on this day.

"Sport for All" Fun Days
"Sport for All Fun Days" will take place (weather permitting) as follows:

Wednesday 30 May

Thursday 31 May

Friday 01 June

10.45-11.45 Junior Infants

First-Fourth Class - All day

10.45-11.45 Senior Infants

Parents are welcome to come along on Wednesday 30 May and Friday 01 June. However, for Health & Safety reasons, we cannot facilitate spectators on Thursday 31 May.

After School GAA
Next Thursday, 31 May, the Thursday After School GAA coaching group will be playing a match against Tyrrelstown Education Together N.S. The children will walk over to the Tir na nÓg playing field (park beside CCC). The children can then be collected from the playing field at 2.10pm. We will need your written permission for your child to take part. This can be written in your child's Homework Journal.

53rd Texaco Art Competition
The 53rd Texaco Art Competition took place this year and the school submitted a number of entries. We are delighted that one of our entrants, Sarah Dorman, received a Certificate of Commendation for her entry. Congratulations to Sarah and to everyone who took part.

4th Annual St. Patrick's National School Golf Classic
The fourth annual St. Patrick's National School Golf Classic, run by the Parents Association as part of the ongoing fund raising for our School is taking place next Tuesday 29th May 2007 at Ashbourne Golf Club. If you require further information or to book a place - please contact: Stephen McGuinness - stephen.mcguinness@gmail.com 086-8235648
St. Patrick's School - info@stpatricksns.ie-for the attention of Majella

School Calendar 2007/2008

The following are details of provisional dates when the school will be closed during the school year 2007/2008.

Please keep this document in a safe place so you can refer to it as necessary.

School Opens

Thursday 30 August 2007 - Senior Infants to Fifth Class.  Friday 31 August 2007 - New Junior Infants start 10.00am.


29/10/07 - 02/11/07 inclusive.



24/12/07 - 04/01/08 inclusive. School closes at 11.30am on 21/12/07, reopens on Monday 07/01/08.


11/02/08 - 15/02/08 inclusive.


Easter Holidays


17/03/08 - 28/03/08 inclusive.  School closes at 11.30am on 14/03/08. Reopens on Monday 31/03/08.

Bank Holiday

05/05/08 - 06/05/08 inclusive.


Bank Holiday

02/06/08 - 03/06/08 inclusive.


Summer Holidays

School closes Friday 27 June


Dates for Department of Education & Science In-Service Training will be added when these details become available.