Category Archives: School Life

ABSENCE / ILLNESS INFORMATION

Dear Parents/Guardians, As you are aware we are promoting Túsla “Every School Day Counts” Campaign. “When it comes to education, we are all aware that consistent school attendance is central to students reaching their educational potential. At the moment there are over 920,000 students attending school in Ireland and almost 60,000 (over 6%) of students […]

Christmas Eve Mass

Dear Parents/Guardians, Christmas Eve Mass will be held in Suncroft Parish Church at 4.30pm on December 24th.  Children are very welcome to join in the choir and the following carols will be sung. The First Noel Mary’s Boy Child Little Drummer Boy Little Donkey Jingle Bells Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer We wish you a […]

What’s happening in St. Brigid’s National School, Ballysax from 9th – 13th December, 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% November 95% It is so important for all children to come to school every […]

What’s happening in St. Brigid’s National School, Ballysax from 2nd – 6th December.

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% November 95% It is so important for all children to come to school every […]

Clay creations in Rang a Sé

We’re working on our Christmas gifts already in Rang a Sé. First up: clay candle holders which represent a Christmas symbol that means something to us. It was tricky at first getting the height and remembering to keep enough room for the tea-light but we got there. We’re really delighted with how they turned out […]

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 […]

Flyers from the HSE for information and guidance

Things of Interest Please see our flyers below for some information that may be of value to you.   We recently had the HSE Dental Hygienist in visiting the Senior Infants and 2nd Classes.  We are sharing the handout she left with everyone as there are some nice reminders for everyone. Also a few pointers for […]

What’s happening this week in St. Brigid’s NS, Ballysax.

18th – 22nd November  Tuesday 19th:  5th Class Swimming.  5th Class please remember to bring your swimming gear.     Wednesday 20th:   School closes at 2.45 for 1st – 6th Class to facilitate Parent Teacher Meetings. We are into the second week of Parent Teacher Meetings.  We would like to thank all parents for working […]