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Reopening Schools: Letter to Parents/Guardians

February 24th, 2021|

Dear Parent/Guardian, Please find attached a letter issued to parents/guardians by the Department of Education. This letter outlines the phased reopening of schools and a reminder of the health & safety guidelines for schools. The letter can be viewed/downloaded here: click here Thank you.

Online Learning Checklist

February 8th, 2021|

Thank you to Ms. Hand who presented an online learning checklist to our Second Year students at their recent assembly. The checklist is designed to help students to organise their day for remote learning through maintaining structure and taking well-earned breaks for wellbeing. This checklist will be helpful for all students, from 1st to 6th year, and we would encourage you to share it widely amongst our school community. The checklist can be viewed/downloaded here. Thank you.

Letter to Parents: Continuity of Teaching & Learning

January 8th, 2021|

 8th January 2021 Dear Parents and Guardians, Following the announcement from the Irish Government, all students in 1st - 6th year will move to online learning from Monday the 11th of January.  Teachers will be working with, and supporting, your sons and daughters during this difficult time. As a school we are committed to continuing to provide an excellent standard of teaching and learning over the coming weeks.  We know that as parents, you too want to facilitate your children to engage as fully as possible with the learning. Please do not hesitate to contact us if there is anything we [...]

Information for 6th Year Parents

December 16th, 2020|

Please see letter attached outlining arrangements for parents/guardians for the upcoming Parent-Teacher Meeting on 12th January 2021. The meeting will be facilitated online using Microsoft Teams so please read the information contained carefully. Letter to Parents/Guardians, click here Thank you.

State Examinations November 2020

October 5th, 2020|

The closing date for registration for the State Examinations November 2020 has been extended from 5 p.m. on Friday 2nd October to 5 p.m. on Wednesday 7th October. The examinations will commence on Monday 16th November and conclude on Saturday 28th November (LCA), Monday 30th November (JC) and Friday 11th December (LC). The exams will take place every evening from Monday to Friday at 5.30 p.m. and two exam sessions every Saturday and Sunday at 9.30 a.m. and 2.00 p.m. The results from these examinations are expected in February 2021 at the earliest. Previous full marks awarded in respect of orals [...]

Further Information: Return to School August 2020

August 25th, 2020|

Please click here to access a document with further information for students and parents regarding the reopening of Fingal CC.  Please pay particular attention to information regarding morning access to school for students, designated school zones and the structure of the school day.  Thank you. 

Return to School August 2020

August 16th, 2020|

Please see here a letter from Principal Sharon McGrath regarding to return to school for students for the academic year 2020/2021.  The letter contains important information including return dates, uniform, changes to the structure of the class day and access to lockers, etc. Please read the letter carefully.  Thank you. 

Vacancies

June 22nd, 2020|

DDLETB are currently inviting applications for caretaker and clerical officer (secretary) vacancies within their network, including in Fingal CC.  Click on the links below for more information. If you are interested in either vacancy, you can email Deputy Principal Margaret McDaid at mmcdaid@fingalcc.ie for more details.  DDLETB Caretaker advertisement.  DDLETB Caretaker job description.  DDLETB Caretaker application form.  DDLETB Clerical Officer advertisement. DDLETB Clerical Officer job description.   Thank you. 

Wellbeing Newsletter #4

May 21st, 2020|

As we near the end of term for the 2019/2020 academic year, we have one final installment of our Wellbeing Newsletter for you to enjoy! As always there are recipes, book recommendations, wellbeing tips as well as a fantastic Baby Photo competition to see if you can recognise your teachers in their prime!  Click here to view the newsletter and have a very lovely summer from all the staff and students of our Wellbeing team!

TY 2020 Virtual Graduation

May 21st, 2020|

TY Graduation On Wednesday 20th May, Fingal CC hosted its first virtual graduation to say goodbye to our TY class of 2020. Organised and led by TY Coordinator Ms Lynch and TY Year Head Mr Burke, it was a fabulous end to the year looking back at what has been a packed TY programme. Our Webwise Ambassadors Danielle Itodo and Stephanie Gaas led the proceedings in a safe virtual environment, with music from Rebecca Kwok, Aaron and Jason Cunningham; a personal reflection from Petra Jantol; a poem from Lauren Mongey; and kind words from our Jigsaw mentors Roksana Bober and Glennis [...]

System for Calculating Grades for Leaving Certificate 2020

May 11th, 2020|

Dear Student/Parent/Guardian The decision has been taken by Government to postpone the Leaving Certificate examinations for 2020 and to offer students a system of Calculated Grades in its place. This includes the traditional Leaving Certificate, and the Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme All students will be given the option to receive a State Certificate of Calculated Grades in each subject that they have studied. The calculated grades model will have the same status as Leaving Certificate results awarded to students in previous years, but students will also have the opportunity to sit the conventional Leaving Certificate examination, if they wish. No date [...]