Yearly Archives: 2019


Parent’s Association Newsletter


Please click to view the February newsletter.

read more

Level 1 Learning Programme Staff Training Day


The Junior Cycle Team (JCT) have given St. Catherine’s Special School our training day. As per Department of Education (DES) guidelines our school will close on the 4th of November to allow for whole school staff training by the JCT on the implementation of the Level 1 Learning Programmes.  See circular 55/2019 for further information.

read more

Multisensory Room


Our new multisensory room in Kilmullen Lane has been completed and it is an absolutely amazing space.  This really valuable resource was made possible as a result of a donation from Giving Guild.  We are really grateful to Giving Guild for choosing us as their charity for their annual Christmas lunch in 2018.  The multisensory […]

read more

Events this October


Events in school this October include; 7th – 11th of October: Space week 7th – 24th October: IEP meetings (arrange with class teacher) 18th October: Parents Association bake sale in the EDC 22nd – 24th October: School photographer in to take individual and class photographs 25th October: Halloween dress up and Witches walk 28th – […]

read more

Lets get creative!


Well done to our new Creative Committee getting busy around the school brightening up our walls with some lovely painting.

read more

Save our Planet


Children from all around the world took part in Climate Change Marches on Friday.  We marched around our playgrounds in Kilmullen Lane and the EDC to show our support for the cause of saving our planet from climate change.  We love our great outdoors, the plants, flowers and trees in school and at home and […]

read more

Competition Time in School


Classes are getting busy thinking of creative ways to say thank you to everyone who supported the recent Triathlon.  Donations are still coming in from this event and we will give an update of the funds raised soon.  In the meantime, keep checking in to see our entries from the classes for our Thank You […]

read more

Gardening Glory!


Class 9 have been busy in our poly tunnel.  Long before the summer break they planted tomatoes and potatoes and since coming back after the summer break they have been enjoying the fruits of their labour with a fantastic crop of tomatoes and potatoes.  Well done class 9.

read more

Happy Retirement!


We gathered in the hall to say a big thank you and happy retirement to Brendan, Pat and Mary.  Brendan and Pat have been amazing bus drivers over the years and Mary was a fantastic bus escort.  We thank them dearly for everything they have done for our school over the years and we wish […]

read more