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School Opening 2020/21

Due to the Covid-19 Pandemic, we will be staggering the return to school to allow for a safe and successful beginning to our new school year.   Outlined below are the provisional dates to allow parents to plan for childcare etc.  Further information regarding drop off and collection procedures to follow. Friday 28th August – Senior

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Covid-19 School Closures

12 March, 2020 – Statement from the Department of Education and Skills An announcement was made this morning by the Taoiseach Leo Varadkar TD of the closure of schools, pre-schools and further and higher education settings, for a period until 29 March 2020, to support efforts to contain the spread of Covid-19. This will take effect

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Spring Term – Dates for the Diary

Wednesday 18th February – Bricks for Kids Thursday 19th & Friday 20th February – Midterm Break (School Closed) Thursday 27th February – Ramsgrange Community School Variety Show Friday 28th February – Scór na bPáistí (Danescastle N.S.) Monday 2nd – Friday 13th March – Seachtain na Gaeilge (Whole School) Wednesday 11th March – First Confession (Communion

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After School Activities

This term we will again be running Hurling 365, which will take place on Thursdays from 3pm to 4pm. Music Club will continue every Tuesday after school from 3pm to 4pm. We are delighted to announce that we will be running another after school club on Wednesdays. The name is this after school club is

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End of Term 1

Our end of term Christmas Mass will take place on Thursday 19th December at 10am, all are welcome. The school will be closing on Friday 20th December at 12pm. We wish all our students, parents and wider community a Peaceful Christmas and a Happy and Healthy 2020.

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Christmas Concert

Save the date!!! Our Christmas Concert will take place on Wednesday 11th December 2019 at 1pm. Looking forward to seeing you all there.

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Spirit Week

The school will be having a fundraiser called ‘Spirit Week.’ This fundraiser will take place from Monday 9th to Friday 13th December. Each day of the week will have a different theme. A donation of €1 per pupil per day would be greatly appreciated. All monies will go directly to the school. The themes are;

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Hurling 365

Ramsgrange National School will be starting Hurling 365 this school year. Hurling 365 will be every Thursday from 3pm to 4pm with all classes welcome.

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Friendship Week

This years Friendship Week will take place from Monday 21st to Friday 25th October. Lots of fun activities based on having good friendships which include; drama, interview a friend, good friend v bad friend and hot chocolate social morning.

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Parents Association Breakfast Morning

The Ramsgrange National School Parents Association are holding a breakfast morning on Tuesday 1st October 2019 to raise vital finds. The cost is €3 per child.

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End of School Year

School will be closing for the summer holidays on Wednesday 26th May at 12pm and will re-open for the new school year on Friday 30th August 2019. Details of the 2019/20 school calendar and booklists for the 2019/20 school year are in the tab ‘Calendar and Booklists.’ We would like to wish all our students,

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Summer Term – Dates for Diaries

Rugby Coaching – Starting Tuesday April 30th Rugby Blitz – Tuesday 7th May Active Schools Week – Tuesday 7th – Friday 10th May Primary Schools Athletics – Tuesday 22nd / Wednesday 23rd May First Holy Communion – Saturday 25th May School Tours: Junior Infants, Senior Infants and First Class Friday 14th June Second, Third and

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Parenting Today

Parenting Today, is a series of free talks to be held in New Ross, Wexford, Enniscorthy, Bunclody and Gorey libraries in 2018. The series is designed to give you information on many of the subjects you encounter in your day to day parenting.  

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May Dates for Diary

The following are dates for your diary for this term: Confirmation – 11th May (school closed). Communion – 26th May PDST Training for all teachers – 24th May (school closed), School Tours: Jun/Sen/1st class –  15th June 2nd/3rd/4th class  – 14th June 5th/6th class – 8th June (More details on the tours will follow in the next couple of weeks). Crazy Hair Day (in aid of Crumlin

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Spring Clean Friday 24th April 2018

   We worked very hard for our Spring Clean this year. We didn’t know that the kids loved cleaning up that much!

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Our FAI Girls Team

Well done to our girls team who fought hard in the FAI Soccer County Final but were unsuccessful. What an achievement to make it that far!

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FAI Soccer Blitz

On Thursday 12th April we were represented by three fantastic teams in the FAI Soccer Blitz that took place in New Ross. The boys A team worked very hard but were unlucky and did not get through to semi finals. The boys B team fought hard and reached a semi final but after a hard

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Enrolling for 2018/19

Ramsgrange Central National School is now taking enrollments for the school year 2018-2019.  You can get an enrolment pack by calling in to the school, or by calling Karen in the office on 051-389363

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Dates to Remember for February

Below are a few dates of note for February. Feb 5th:  Visit to the school by Naturally Wild .  This is a workshop based on Biodiversity, (Bugs, Butterflies, Bees, Bats and Birds!) No charge for this visit. Feb 8th: Parent/Teacher meetings. Times to follow shortly. Feb 14th:  This is Ash Wednesday so there will be Mass at 10:00am that

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iNetSafetyTalk

The material presented to parents at the meeting on Monday 6th November is available for viewing at www.inetsafetytalk.com/parentinfo Username and password is available from the school.  Please email Karen at ramsgrangens@hotmail.com to request same.  Information is to be used by parents for their own personal use and the information contained is not to be distributed

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Marine Environment Forum

  Three of our sixth class pupils attended a Marine Environment Forum in Waterford earlier this week where they received an insight into the topic through talks, experiments, artwork and activities.

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Trick or Treat for Temple Street!

There will be a Halloween Fancy Dress Day this Friday 27th October, for “Trick or Treat for Temple Street” and children are asked to bring in a €2.00 donation for this worthy cause.  Also, school will be closing at 3pm as normal on Friday, for the mid-term break and will re-open on Monday 6th November.

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Welcome Back!

Welcome back to all our pupils! We hope you all had an enjoyable and relaxing summer.  Our start of year school mass is on this Friday 22nd September at 10:00am in the church, and we would love to see as many parents as possible there.  After mass there will be teas & coffees served in

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School Book Lists

The book lists for next year will be available in the Treasury if anyone needs a copy.

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Summer Holidays!

School will close at 12:00pm on Tuesday 27th June for the summer holidays and re-open on Thursday 31st August.  We hope everyone has an enjoyable and relaxing summer!

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Events for June 2017

June 2nd Crazy Hair Day in aid of Crumlin Children’s Hospital June 6th  Trip to Enniscorthy Athenaeum and Museum June 8th  Cheerios Breakfast Morning in aid of Childline – €2.00 donation per child greatly appreciated June 9th  Jumble Sale – proceeds going towards painting of classrooms, bathrooms etc. June 14th Sports Day/Raising of Green Flag/Presentation

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Change of School Mass

Our end of year school mass has been changed to Tuesday 20th June at 10:00am.  Also hard luck to our Rackard League girls who were beaten in the county semi-final last Friday.  Best of luck to our boys who play Ballindaggin in their county semi-final today in Bree!

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Rackard League news & other events

The girls will play their Rackard League county semi-final this Friday 26th May in Taghmon.  They will play Clonroche and throw in is at 2:15pm.  The boys will play their county semi-final on Monday 29th May in Bree.  They will be playing Ballindaggin and throw in is at 3:45pm.  We wish both teams the very

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Feile Visit and End of Year Mass

The school had a visit from the GAA in conjunction with the Feile which is being held in Wexford, Carlow and Kilkenny this year.  Mark Fanning from the Wexford Hurling team and Michael Furlong from the Wexford Football team were part of the delegation.  The children had a question and answer session with them and

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Rackard League District Finals

The boys and girls played their Rackard League District Finals on Wednesday 17th May in Taghmon.  The boys played Tintern and the girls played Barntown.  Both teams put in very strong performances to win their matches.  Congratulations to the teams and all involved in helping them! …Pictures to follow!

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School Closed

Ramsgrange National School will be closed for all pupils on Wednesday May 10th, due to teachers attending a “Primary Language Curriculum” Whole school seminar.

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Events for May & June

Basketball is taking place every Thursday for the next 6 weeks for all classes and there will be rugby skills beginning on June 12th and will run for three weeks.

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Green Flag Committee!

Our Green Flag Committee!  Kate McDonald, James McDonald, Jack Kilkenny, Nathan Willers, Charlotte Ward, Brooke Sutton McGarry, Ciara McDonald and Rachel Kelly.

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News for April

Following are the results of the Easter Draw which was held in school on Friday 7th April: 1st prize of €200.00  Eva O’Grady 2nd prize of Vale Oil Voucher  Geraldine Kilkenny 3rd prize of Loftus Hall Voucher  Joan Jordan 4th prize of €50.00 cash  Charlene O’Hanlon 5th prize of Glamour Hair Salon Voucher  Mamie Murphy

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Activities in the school

Below are some of the activities that will be taking place in the school over the next couple of months: March 1st – Book Swap Day for World Book Day. Monday 6th March – Mini 7’s Hurling in Horeswood at 12:45. Tuesday 7th March – Mini 7’s Camogie in Horeswood at 12:45. Thursday 2nd March

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Events in January

The pupils are very busy this term.  Junior Infants to Second classes have Stretch n Grow on a Wednesday morning for ten weeks.  First to Sixth classes have rugby on a Monday morning for six weeks and the whole school have Gaelic Football on a Friday up to 7th April.  We also have swimming on

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Christmas Holidays

We will be holding a Christmas Concert in the school on Wednesday 21st December at 1:00pm.  We would love for all parents/grandparents to attend to see all the hard work the children have put into it. School will be closing on Thursday 22nd December at 12:00pm for the Christmas Holidays and will re-open on Monday

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Christmas Shoebox Appeal

We had a great response to our annual Christmas Shoebox Appeal this year.  This year the shoeboxes we collected will go to street children, orphans, children in hospital, poor families, victims of war and other needy situations in the following countries: Eastern Europe and former Soviet Union and Africa.

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Christmas Shoebox Appeal

Can all children please bring back their Christmas Shoeboxes after the mid-term break (Monday 7th or Tuesday 8th November) as they will be collected from the school on Thursday 10th November at 9:30am. Also hard luck to the boys football team who were defeated in the semi-final on Tuesday. Enjoy the Halloween break!

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Rackard League Football and Midterm Break

Hard luck to the girls who were beaten in their district final last week.  We wish the best of luck to the boys who play their district semi-final tomorrow (Tuesday) in Taghmon v Bunclody at 3:30pm. The school will close on Friday 28th October at 3:00pm and re-open on Monday 7th November for the mid-term

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