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St. Peter's National School, Phibsboro, Dublin
Please see parents' section to access enrolment forms for the 2020/2021 and 2021/2022 school years
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WELCOME FÁILTE

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Fáilte go dtí Scoil Naomh Peadar, Baile Phib!

We hope you are keeping well through these unprecedented times.  

We have been working on creating a fresh, new and exciting product over the past few months. Feel free to browse through our new website for news and other school related matters. 

In addition, we have been looking to enhance communication between the home and school using two remote forms of online teaching and learning (ClassDojo- Junior Infants-3rd class and Microsoft Teams from 4th-6th class) and launched them on Monday, 27th of April. We hope our pupils enjoy uploading images, pictures, written work, audio and video clips and communicating with their teachers (Dojo) and their peers (Microsoft Teams). See ICT and Digital Learning under the Pupils section for more details.

 

We had so many plans, initiatives and activities lined up for the year ahead (2020) to keep all of our pupils, parents and teachers on their toes. We were placing a strong emphasis on I.T. (with all classes from junior infants-6th class receiving 6 weeks of training in computer skills and digital literacy from a I.T. teacher (Cocoon I.T.) over the course of the 2019-2020 year). We are also focusing on wellbeing and wellness as part of our SSE (School Self Evaluation) for 2020-2021. We will be looking to make improvements in the areas of school culture, being more active throughout the day and taking more responsibility for keeping our school environment neat and tidy ('As a team we will keep our school clean'). Of course we will have all of our subject areas to focus on as well as our after-school activities (Sport, Art, Drama, Orchestra and after-school lessons, Irish Dancing, Science Club, Spanish lessons, Chamber choir etc.) and field trips to keep us busy throughout the year ahead.

Thanks to our wonderful class teachers, support teachers, SNAs, ancillary staff, extra-curricular coaches and teachers, magnificently supportive parents and of course our amazingly talented, enthusiastic and intelligent children.

Unfortunately, we have had to pause a lot of our planned initiatives due to Covid-19 restrictions. Hopefully, we will be able to revisit some of these initiatives as soon as possible.

We hope you continue to derive benefit from our newly refurbished website as it helps to strengthen the lines of communication between home and school. We recommend you download the Schools' Dublin App to your phone or tablet (please see email sent on the 7th of October). Teachers will be able to make direct communication with you once it is up and running. 

Le Meas,

Mr. Ryan

Príomhoide    

 

 

Latest News

18th Jun 2020
Our Fifth Class recently took part in an art competition based on the theme "Summer...
18th Jun 2020
Fifth Class took part in two competitions recently.The first competition was an art...
 
 
21st Oct 2020
 
 
 
15th Oct 2020
After the circuits, we started working on obstacle courses.  We worked in our...
 
 
 
 
 

Upcoming Events...

Wednesday, 28th October 2020
Mid-term break-school closure
Thursday, 29th October 2020
Mid-term break-school closure
Friday, 30th October 2020
Mid-term break-school closure
Monday, 2nd November 2020
School re-opens following mid-term break
 

Department of Education guidance for parents and pupils Gov.ie/back to school

Please click on the link below to access Back to school information videos, guidance, frequently asked questions and information in different languages.

 


https://www.gov.ie/en/publication/a04fc-advice-for-students-and-their-families/#information-in-your-language

 

St. Peter's N.S. Covid-19 response plan and Policy statement

St. Peter's N.S. Covid-19 response plan-detailed version

Final Farewell to our Fabulous Friends in 6th Class

 

St. Peter's and Phibsborough Through The Years

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Message to all our own families

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Something to reflect on during these unprecedented times.

 

Covid-19 information guides/information for parents

Admissions' Notice and Admissions' Policy for St. Peter's N.S.

Updated staggered arrivals and departures timetable-from 28th of September 2020

St. Peter's Return to School Logistics' plan

St. Peter's N.S. Covid-19 Risk Assessment

Out and about in St. Peter's N.S.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

NEPS updates for parents/staff and pupils

Please see below, some useful information which might be of benefit to parents, students and staff. These links and resources aim to alleviate some concerns expressed by parents as their children return to school.

 

The first link provides NEPS advice & resources during Covid-19 and includes information for both parents and students on how to Calm and Support your Child, Managing Stress and  Anxiety and information on Panic Attacks for students. See Below:

 

https://www.gov.ie/en/publication/af24b-wellbeing-guidance-documents-for-parents-students-and-schools/

 

The second link is a very useful topic-by-topic guide to a range of questions and queries about returning to school for parents:

 

https://www.gov.ie/en/publication/389bd-topics-being-raised-on-the-back-to-school-helpline/

 

Below is a link to a short but very appropriate video for primary school students explaining what returning to school will look like for them for those who are still hesitant about the return. Its provided in the links below as well as further information on Back to School for parents, staff and professionals.

 

https://www.gov.ie/en/publication/2d3af-advice-during-covid-19-back-to-school-advice-for-parents/

 

https://www.gov.ie/en/campaigns/a128d-back-to-school/

Grant's school supplies-school uniform information

Grants (school uniform providers) have been busy getting their website together and Thank God it has finally gone live and parents can now purchase their uniform requirements online. Please be reminded that it is really only necessary to purchase the school tracksuit or jackets in Grants. Uniforms can be purchased in most clothing stores. The school sells crests to be ironed onto the school jumper

Here is a link to the Grant's website:  www.grantsuniforms.ie

We've attached the 2020 Price-list, a soft copy of our Brochure and an Information Sheet covering the new options we have available to parents this year. See recent news and in the parents' section.

 

St. Peter's Staff video for our students, parents and front-line workers

 

Fingal Academy of Music- Children's Folk Song Series-free online singing lesson

 

Online Payments-Book Rental 2020/2021