Gaelscoil na Fuinseoige plan move to Notre Dame site

Gaelscoil na Fuinseoige have announced they will be moving to the recently vacated Notre Dame site in Rathfarnham before 2018. The new site will provide Gaelscoil na Fuinseoige with a permanent location and a move from their current temporary lodgings in the grounds of Clonskeagh Hospital. The Gaelscoil also have a new website http://www.gsnafuinseoige.ie/  where you can find further[…]

Education (Admission to Schools) Bill 2016

The Education (Admission to Schools) Bill 2016 is designed to make it easier for parents to more easily access local schools and to enrol their children in a school that meets their needs. This Bill is part of a suite of measures that will respond to the expectations of citizens for a more progressive education[…]

Schools to provide performance updates to parents under new Bill

Schools are to be instructed to provide performance updates to parents regarding their students under a new Education (Parent and Student Charter) Bill, which is due to be published in the coming weeks. The Bill aims to improve communication between schools and parents, including the provision of updates to parents regarding the school’s performance in teaching and[…]

Notre Dame school to be replaced by Educate Together

The announcement of the closing of Notre Dame primary and secondary schools on Nutgrove Avenue was heralded with much concern recently. However, parents can now rest easy with the knowledge that the site will soon be occupied by Ballinteer Educate Together in the short-term and the local Gaelscoil in the long-term. Ballinteer Educate Together’s current premises[…]