Letters to Parents 2020/2021

Letter to Parents- 30/4/2021

Dear Parent/Guardian, NB School Policy re Mobile Phones/IT Devices  Pupils are not permitted  to bring mobile phones or IT devices  to school, except under very exceptional circumstances. These circumstances must be notified to the school in writing and must be approved by the Principal. If approval is granted, the phone/IT device must be turned off before reaching […]

April 2021 Newsletter

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Internet Safety Week 19th of April

Dear Parents, Please click here to see letter about Internet Safety Week.

March Newsletter

Dear Parent/Guardian, Please click here to see March newsletter. Kind regards, Paula Dargan

Letter from St Brigid’s Parish-19/3/2021

Dear Parents/Guardians, Please see details here re registration for communion and confirmation, for those of you who have not yet registered. The closing date for registrations is Friday 26th of March. First Communion register here Confirmation register here   Máirín Keegan Parish Pastoral Worker, St. Brigid’s Parish, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15

Letter to Parents-11/3/21

Dear Parent/Guardian, Please click here to see important note with guidelines for return to school on Monday 15th. Le meas, Paula Dargan

School Lotto

Dear Parent/Guardian, I’m delighted to announce the launch of the Scoil Bhríde Cailíní Lotto! Click here to see attached document. This is a fundraising initiative and the money raised will go directly to purchasing additional resources to support your daughter’s education. If you can pass on the word to your family and friends, that would be great […]

Letter to Parents- 8/3/21

Dear Parent/Guardian, As you are aware the Government decided on a phased return of pupils to in-school education. We are delighted to now be able to confirm, that the next phase of school reopening for pupils in 3rd to 6th class, can proceed as planned. We look forward to seeing all the girls again on […]

Letter to Parents/Guardians about First Communion- 4/3/21

Dear Parent/Guardian, If your daughter was due to make her communion last year, please click here to see letter from the Parish. Kind regards, Paula Dargan

Letter to Parents- 3/3/21

Dear Parent/Guardian, Please note the mandatory requirements (see link below)  in relation to quarantining when returning from travel abroad. https://www.gov.ie/en/publication/b4020-travelling-to-ireland-during-the-covid-19-pandemic/#what-to-do-if-you-travel-to-ireland-from-high-risk-category-2-countries   If your journey began in any of the Category 2 countries , you must complete the full 14 days of quarantine – regardless of whether you have a negative test result.   Thank You, Paula Dargan

Letter from Deputy Chief Medical Officer-26.2.21

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Letter to Parents-26/2/21

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Letter to Parents- 24/2/21

Dear Parent/Guardian, As you know, our Special class, Seoda, reopened this week. It was wonderful to see the girls and to witness their excitement, as they re-entered the school again. Thankfully, all is going very smoothly so far.   We are delighted now to be in a position to start the next phase of the […]

Letter to Parents- 19/2/21

Dear Parent/Guardian, Just  a reminder that Parent Teacher meetings are taking place next week by phone. If you have not already booked a meeting slot, it is important that you do so now through Aladdin Connect. Booking will close this Sunday, 21st  at 8pm. Kind regards, Paula Dargan

Letter to Parents- 12/2/21

Dear Parent/Guardian, Thank you for all your support and engagement with the school over the last six weeks. It has been a challenging time for everyone. The girls have done very well in adapting to this new form of learning but I know that it has not been easy for them and that they would […]

Letter to Parents- 11/2/21

Dear Parent/Guardian, Important Notice Please ensure that you have read all the school rules attached to Zoom meetings before giving your permission on Aladdin Connect- See below. Please read through these rules with your daughter also. If you have not discussed these rules with your daughter, it is essential that you do so before joining any further meeting. […]

Letter to Parents- 10/2/21

Dear Parent/Guardian, As you know, Zoom meetings are scheduled to take place for all mainstream classes this Thursday and Friday. To avoid disappointment, please remember that in order to be given access to the meeting, you must first do the following: Consent to the Zoom rules via Aladdin Connect permissions Use your child’s name to […]

Letter to Parents- 8/2/21

Dear Parent/Guardian, I’m pleased to inform you, that the school will be introducing Zoom meetings for your daughter, starting this Thursday and Friday. All mainstream classes will have a weekly live check in with their teacher and you will receive the details/link for this tomorrow morning. These meetings will provide an opportunity for pupils to communicate […]

Letter to Parents- 8/2/2021

Dear Parents, We have parent teacher meetings organized to take place soon. If you log on to Connect you can check out what date they will be available for you to book your slot(s). Just click on the new Parent Teacher Meeting option on your home page in the App, or log on to Connect […]

Letter to Parents-5/2/21

Dear Parent/Guardian, I hope that you are all keeping safe and well. Below are some updates re school. Re-opening of Special Class We are delighted to be in a position to welcome back the pupils in our Special Class, Seoda, on Monday the 22nd February and we look forward to seeing them all again in person.  […]

Letter to Parents- 29/1/21

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Letter to Parents-22/1/2021

Dear Parent/Guardian, I hope that all has gone well for you with home schooling over this last week and most importantly that you and your family are keeping safe. Thank you for all your engagement with Seesaw. The quality of the work being submitted  is wonderful, so well done girls! I know that online learning  is not […]

Letter to Parents- 20/1/2021

Dear Parent(s)/Guardian(s), Following a joint statement from the INTO and FÓRSA yesterday evening, the Minister for Education and Skills announced that plans to reopen special schools and special classes and to provide in-school support for children with additional needs, would not proceed on Thursday 21st January. Distance learning will continue for all until further notice. […]

Letter to Parents- 19/1/21

Dear Parent(s)/Guardian(s), I hope that you and your families are keeping well. As you are no doubt aware, there has been no definite decision reached yet, in relation to the  opening of schools this Thursday, 21st January, for pupils in special classes and some pupils in mainstream classes with special educational needs. There are a number of […]

Letter to Parents 15/1/21

Dear Parent/Guardian, I hope you are all keeping safe and that home schooling is going well for you all. Please remember, that you can only do your best and that you, as the parent/guardian, are best placed to judge, on any given day, the amount of work, that your daughter can engage in. It is […]

Additional Resources for Online Learning- 13th of January 2021

Dear Parent/ Guardian, Please check out the additional resources, that we have uploaded to the school website, that will be very beneficial in supporting your daughter’s online learning. These can be found under the Parents’ Tab – Useful Resources for Home Learning – Recommended apps and websites. Kind regards, Paula Dargan

Letter to Parents- 9th of January 2021

Dear Parents/Guardians, I hope that you are all keeping safe and well. As you are aware, schools have been instructed to close for the rest of January. This now also includes our special class, Seoda. I know that this is disappointing news for all in the school community. We, as teachers, would prefer to be […]