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School Calendar 2018-2019

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School Calendar 2018-2019

Holiday Date
Return to school Wednesday 29th August at 9.20am
October mid term Monday 29th October – Friday 2nd NovemberSchool will re-open Monday 5th November at 9.20am
Christmas Monday 24th December – Friday 4th JanuarySchool will close Friday 21st December at 12pm and re-open Monday 7th January at 9.20am
February mid term Monday18th – Friday 22nd FebruarySchool will re open Monday 25thFebruary at 9.20am
St Patrick’s Day Closed Monday 18th March
Easter Monday 15th  – Friday 26th AprilSchool will close on Friday 12th April at 3.00pm and re-open on Monday 29th April at 9.20am
May Bank Holiday Closed Monday 6th May
June Bank Holiday Closed Monday 3rd June
Summer holidays Close for summer holidays on Friday 28th June at 12pm

School Lunches

Due a reduction/shortfall in funding for free lunches from the Department of Social Protection, the school are only able to provide free lunches for the remainder of this week, upto Friday 4th May.  There will be no lunches provided by the school, and therefore parents will be need to send in lunches with each child each day, from when we return from mid term, 14th May, until we break up for the summer holidays. Please be assured that free school lunches will be provided again in September.  We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

e-Zine May 2018

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Please click on the link below to view our latest e-Zine, which is jam packed with important information and lots of upcoming events and dates for your diaries – some of which are happening this week!

e-Zine May 2018

e-Zine April 2018

Please click on the link below to view our new e-Zine:

e-Zine April 2018

Use of Car Parks

In the interests of the safety of all school children, parents and guardians are reminded to use the car park adjacent to the school when dropping off and collecting children and NOT to park in the set down area.

If parents and guardians choose to use the car park across the road from the school, then they are required to cross the road with the children at all times.

Child Safeguarding Statement

Knock National School is a primary school providing primary education to pupils from Junior Infants to Sixth Class. In accordance with the requirements of the Children First Act 2015, Children First: National Guidance for the Protection and Welfare of Children 2017, the Child Protection Procedures for Primary and Post Primary Schools 2017 and Tusla Guidance on the preparation of the Child Safeguarding Statements, the Board of Management of Knock National School has agrees the Child Safeguarding Statement as set out below

Child Safeguarding Statement

Child Safeguarding Statement 1

Servers Rota from 14th April

Please click on link below to view revised/amended servers rota, which takes effect from Saturday 14th April:

Servers Rota 2017-2018 14 Apr to 29 Jun revised 11.04.18

School Calendar 2017-2018

Easter: Monday 26th March to Friday 6th April. School closes at 3pm on Friday 23rd March and re-opens at 9.20am on Monday 9th April.

In Service Training: School closed Thursday 19th April 2018 to facilitate Teacher training.

May Bank Holiday: School closed Monday 7th to Friday 11th May. (First Holy Communion is Saturday 5th May). School re-opens at 9.20am on Monday 14th May.

June Bank Holiday: School closed Monday 4th June.

Summer Holidays: School closes at 12noon on Friday 29th June.

Servers Rota

Please click on the link below to view the latest servers rota:

Servers Rota 2017-2018 24 Mar to 29 Jun

School Lunches

All children should have received new username and login sheets for the website. Please ensure you log in and select your preferred new nutritional lunch options available from 9th April.