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What’s happening next week in St. Brigid’s National School, Ballysax.

25th – 29th November, 2019

We have been running Túsla’s “Every Day Counts” attendance campaign since September.   The aim of the campaign is to encourage good school attendance.

We are very happy to announce that our monthly attendance to date is:

September 96%

October 95%

It is so important for all children to come to school every day and on time.

Lets try make November the best month yet.

In School Activities

Tuesday 26th:  5th Class swimming.  5th Class please remember to bring your swim gear.

Wednesday 27th:  Christmas Card Orders – final date for collection.

Thursday 28th:  Basketball matches in St. Brigid’s NS Ballysax, both boys and girls games.  We are playing Kilberry school. Games start at 11.30 am. Parents welcome to come support.  

Friday 29th:      Early closure. 11.45 for Junior and Senior Infants and 12.00pm for 1st-6th class.  This is to facilitate in-school training in the MindUp Programme we were recently awarded.

Please remind whoever is collecting your child/children about the early closure.  

After School Sports

Basketball for girls on Tuesday for 4th-6th Class – 3.00-3.50 pm.

Basketball for boys on Wednesday for 4th-6th Class – 3.00-3.50 pm.

Please note these sessions are subject to weather conditions.  We will endeavour to give parents as much notice as possible if we need to cancel.  Many thanks.