Classes

We have mixed age Infants Class with children in Junior and Senior Infants. Our classes are small and each child has individual learning plan which ensures that are kept challenged, enthused and learn at an appropriate rate for their age and ability.

There is currently one class with one Teacher, who has support from the Director of Education and Classroom Assistant when necessary

School Day

Our current school day is from 8:30am – 1.15 pm. Given the current size of the class this is found to be the optimum length of day.

From September 2018, the school day will be as follows:

8.15 to 8.30 – Drop off

8.30 to 1.30 – School day, including lunch every day

1.30 to 3.40 –  After school care will be available if necessary

 

A typical school day would be:

  • Meet and Greet
  • Play
  • Circle time /Philosophy
  • Literacy ( English and Irish)
  • Break
  • Play outside
  • Numeracy
  • Arts/ Nature Study/Music/PE

The School Year Follows secondary school calendar (closes first week in June for the summer break, and starts end of August/ealry September)

After School

From Sept 2018, after school care will be provided from 1.30 to 3.40 pm with a small snack provided in the afternoon.

The cost will be €75 per week.

For parents who wish to use the service on a casual basis, the cost will be €12 per hour.

 

Uniform

We have a practical and comfortable uniform for infants.

  • Navy school jacket
  • John Scottus navy tracksuit to
  • John Scottus navy tracksuit bottoms
  • John Scottus royal blue polo shirt
  • John Scottus navy shorts
  • Runners: plain white/ navy/ black
  • Outdoor boots and rain trousers

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