San Carlo SNS
ethos, however, we welcome children of all faiths and none.
2022 - 2023
Scoil San Carlo Senior recently received grant-
funding from INTEL through the Community
Foundation for Ireland towards general support to
deal with the challenges brought about by the
The Board of Management and the whole school
Community would like to thank the Intel Foundation
and The Community Foundation for Ireland for
their generosity and their foresight to address the
issues schools are facing at the moment.
The funding is very much appreciated and will
support us in implementing a variety of Covid relief
efforts, including the purchase of equipment and
materials, such as PPE and IT which will benefit our
staff and pupils.
Friday, December 3rd, was
International Day of People with
Disabilities and our pupils wore
PURPLE items of clothing to raise
awareness for the cause.
Minister for Disability Anne Rabitte
sent a special personalised
message to our pupils to thank
them for their support.
this term. This
is their rendition
of 'This is Me'
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and complete the SeeSaw Consent Form
Webinars – Getting Ready for Secondary
School for Parents / Guardians
In response to demand, we have organised an
addition webinar for parents.
Please see details below:
22KEC228 Webinar – Getting Ready for Secondary
School for Parents / Guardians –Wed 6th April from
There are also more places available on the webinar
which is due to take place on Tues 5th April from
7pm-8pm due to the demand.
Valentines in Room 6
Wednesday March 16th was Wonderful Wednesday
This will be a Fundraising Fun Day in aid of
Neurofibromatosis a condition which affects 3 children
in our school
Neurofibromatosis is a disorder which causes
tumours to grow on nerves and can result in
epilepsy, learning difficulties, physical and other
Wednesday will be a non-uniform day and students are
encouraged to dress colourfully and bring in a
voluntary donation for the Neurofibromatosis
Association of Ireland
You may have heard the good
news, that your own local
musical society LMVG, will take
to the stage again in April!
The Addams Family, a Musical
Comedy, will run from Tuesday
26th to Saturday 30th April at
8:00pm in St Mary’s GAA.
Tickets are on sale now!
The Addams Family tickets on
sale – Leixlip Musical and Variety
After such a long wait, we are
thrilled to be getting back on
stage, and can’t wait to see an
in-person audience once again.
We would really appreciate if you
could help share the word about
The Addams Family, with your
staff, students and their families.
We have attached a copy of our
poster if you would like to share
across any of your networks.
We really appreciate the support, and
hope to see you at the show!
All the best
Diarmuid and Deea
were this weeks
San Carlo cross country team at the cross
country league race in Porterstown Park
This week Room 4 were treated to a Lego
education workshop provided by the
Linking in with Engineers Week, this Lego
Education workshop allowed the students
explore Science, Technology, Engineering
and Maths (STEM) in a new, fun and
All students built and programmed a robot.
This was a great opportunity for the class
to think creatively, solve problems and
work as a team. Many thanks to the Leixlip
county Library and Learnit for providing
such a wonderful workshop.
Look at what we did!
Journal Cover Design
Every year our 5ths
classes are asked to
design a cover for the
following year's new
The entries this year
were of such a high
Congratulations to Noa
and Claudia whose
have been chosen for
the cover of next
year's school journal.
Well done to all the pupils
who took part in the
soccer league recently.
Congratulations to our
Winners and Runners-Up
The Department of Education is currently
reviewing the Action Plan on Bullying and
the Anti-bullying Procedures for Primary and
Post-primary Schools. As part of this work
the Department is seeking your views about
what should be done to prevent and tackle
bullying in our schools.
The Department is inviting you to make
written submissions and to complete a short
questionnaire as part of the public
The consultation can be accessed on
The closing date for receipt of submissions is
Tuesday 21 June 2022.
Consultation on the
Review of the Action
Plan on Bullying and the
Review of the Anti-
bullying Procedures for
primary and post-
Huge Congrats to Ms. Wards
4th class students on achieving
a GOLD Incredible Edibles
You have made your school
You deserve this after all of your
hard work. Well done to all!
Congratulations to the Confey GAA Under 13
Girls Gaelic Team who won the County Final on
Saturday 18th June.
Well done everyone! We are very proud of you.
4th Class enjoyed their
trip to Distillery Lane
where they did an art
sketch of the beautiful
Pupils Aaron Holder (Ms
Enright's 4th Class) and Leshia
Holder (Ms Coffey's Senior
Infants) held a fundraiser in aid
of the Red Cross Ukraine Appeal
over the Easter Holidays.
They sold homemade
lemonade, fruit and cookies to
passers-by and raised a total of
€312 over one weekend!!
This was all their own idea and
the school community is very
proud of them.
Well done Aaron and Leisha!
Our graduating 6th class
pupils enjoyed a party
and disco on Tuesday
evening with thanks to
the Parent’s Association
for organising the event