Respect neighbours’ walls and gardens. Complete survey.

Respect neighbours’ walls and gardens. Complete survey.

Welcome to Week 5 at DSPNS. We have enjoyed a super start to the term, learning to gather socially distanced in the mornings whatever the weather. We encourage all families to get to school on time as this helps the children settle into class more easily and reduces...
Using the Colours of Nature- 3rd Class – 17th September 2020

Using the Colours of Nature- 3rd Class – 17th September 2020

What a fantastic day we had up the hill! It was warm ,sunny and calm as we made our way up to our base looking for tools from nature to ‘paint’. These included conker shells to hold our ‘paint’ and blackberries , redberries and flowers to crush...
Building Extension update

Building Extension update

Many of you are aware that the Board of Management (BoM) has an application submitted to DLRCoCo for an extension that would provide rooms for group learning instead of the current situation where children are located on corridors. The process is complicated due to...
Junior Infants change to drop off and pick up arrangements

Junior Infants change to drop off and pick up arrangements

Movement of the Junior and Senior Infant classes is running very smoothly. The patio area is very calm and children are doing a great job of sanitising on their way in to school. We are delighted to be able to reduce the staggered times even further resulting in less...
Drop off and Pick up time updates

Drop off and Pick up time updates

Morning arrivals are running quite smoothly, particularly helped by children arriving on time. We are hoping to reduce staggered arrivals and departures to five minute intervals if we can keep up good practices. We have identified another cross-contact spot by the...