Welcome to the Parents Page. 

Here you will find lots of information about school life. 

Parents

Parent Hub Donegal

There is lots of useful information for parents on the Parent Hub Donegal website. 

Calendar

The School Calendar for 2017/ 2018 will be updated next week. 

Enrolment

Click on the links below to download the enrolment forms.  Enrolment form 2016.doc (31 kB) Enrolment Medical Form 2016.doc (24,5 kB) PERMISSION FORM.doc (29 kB)

Jolly Phonics

We use Jolly Phonics to teach literacy in the school. It uses the synthetic method of teaching letter sounds in a way that is fun. Click on the link below to access the information guide.  jolly2.s3.amazonaws.com/Catalogues%20and%20Guide/Parent%20Teacher%20Guide.pdf  

Aistear

Aistear is a curriculum framework for children from birth to six years. It is implemented in the Infant classrooms. Please click on the link below to access some more information from the NCCA.  www.ncca.ie/en/Curriculum_and_Assessment/Parents/Early_Childhood/AFL.pdf

Handwriting

We are working hard on our cursive handwriting as part of SSE. By clicking on the link below you will find an example of the style of cursive handwriting we are using in the school. This would be useful when heping your child with their handwriting.  Handwriting templates.pdf (299601)

Math plans

As part of our SSE in Numeracy, teachers provided parents with a copy of their math plans. Those plans are available below.  Junior and Senior Infants page 1.pdf (459156) 1st & 2nd class 1.pdf (369068) 2.pdf (316826) 3.pdf (347695) 4.pdf (323697) 5.pdf...

First Holy Communion

Children in 2nd class received a prayer book to help them learn their prayers. The book is available below.  Page 1.pdf (13526) Page 2.pdf (22224) Page 3.pdf (191943) 4.pdf (15062) page 5.pdf (19806) page 6.pdf (17931) page 7.pdf (18594) page 8.pdf (18782)

NCCA tips for parents

The NCCA has developed a number of resources for parents to help you support your child's learning in the primary school. There is a range of information ranging from standardised tests to helping your child with mathematics. The link below will take you to the NCCA Parents...

Stay Safe Programme

The Stay Safe Programme is a personal safety skills programe for primary schools which is taught in St. Safan's. Please click on the link below to access more information.  www.staysafe.ie/parents.htm

School Self Evaluation

Click below to access the School Improvement Plan for Numeracy.  The Improvement Plan for Literacy will be added soon.  School Improvement Plan May 2014 Parents only copy.docx (25397)  

RSE

RSE is delievered within the context of SPHE in the school. More information on the RSE programme and the topics covered in each class can be found below.  www.pdst.ie/node/811

Helping your child with homework. 

The links below may come in useful when helping your children with their homework.