Newsletter 13th April 2018

Newsletter 13th April 2018

Newsletter 13th April 2018

Enrolment: If you wish to enrol your child for September 2018 please contactthe school office on 049 8547081 for an enrolment form or download a form from the school website www.knocktemplens.ie.

Komeer – Home School Communication

Please download the Komeer communication app for your mobile phone/device as per recent e mail.

FAI Soccer 2018 Congratulations to our Boys and Girls soccer teams who competed in the FAIS county competitions in Cootehill this week. Thanks to Mr. Kelly for co-ordinating this annual sporting event.

Basketball Boys Team                                                                                                           Our boys basketball team played in the final of the Meath Basketball tournament in Trim on Friday last. This is our first year to take part in this league and we were delighted to reach the final. The boys played very well and were narrowly beaten by a strong St. Stephens side

Book Rental  All parents will receive a letter next week from the Book Rental Committee outlining the arrangements for this year’s book rental.

Official Opening of our Multi - Sensory Room                                                                We are delighted to announce the Official Opening of our Multi- Sensory Room in the school on Wednesday 2nd May by Finian Mc Grath TD, Minister for Disability Issues. Everyone welcome.

Horse Riding for our Cairde Classes Our final Social trip will take place next Wednesday and horse riding tuition is due to start in early May.

Open Day for New Pupils An information meeting/open afternoon for parents of newly enrolled pupils is due to take place next month. Date to be confirmed.

Cash for Clobber

This is a great chance to support the school while clearing out unwanted clothing and shoes (pairs only please). All types of clothing are acceptable. Other textile items will be accepted, except duvets and pillows.

Scooter and Cycle Training – Green Schools

We are delighted to have some Scooter and Cycle training in our school again with Susan Dorley, An Taisce, on the 3rd May.

Tours                                                                                                                                                School tours are at the planning stage at present and we hope to have them finalised in the next few weeks.

1st Communion                                                                                                                          We are very much looking forward to 1st Holy Communion on Saturday the 12th May at 11am.  All the boys and girls in rang a dó and their teachers Mr. McCaffrey and Ms. Reilly are busy preparing for their special day. All the children attended their First Confessions during the week, thanks to Fr. Calistus for this special event.

Confirmation

Our 6th Class have being working on themes and projects getting ready for their special day on Saturday 26th May in St. Joseph’s Church Ballyjamesduff at 12 Noon.

Uniform Fitting                                                                                                            Schoolwear House (school uniform supplier) will visit our school for uniform fittings on Thursday 24th May from 2pm to 4pm and from 5pm to 7pm. Please note this on your calendar.