Newsletter April 4th 2022

April 4, 2022

By Darragh

Newsletter April 4th 2022


April 4th 2022


Easter Holidays

  • The school will close for the Easter Holidays on Friday April 8th at 12.30pm.

As it is the final week of term, the children will receive no written homework this week.  Instead they will receive written tasks. 



Primary Language Curriculum Inservice

  • The school will close at 12.30pm on Friday, May 6th for a teacher inservice on the Primary Language Curriculum.


Mr. O’Loughlin

  • Unfortunately, Mr. O’Loughlin will be leaving us on Friday April 8th to pursue a different career path. We would like to thank him for all his hard work and we wish him well with his new business venture.



Moone Classic & Vintage Road Run

  • We would ask you to return all sponsorship cards to the school by Friday April 8th whether the cards are filled or not.



  • The closing date for Admissions for Junior Infants September 2022 has now passed. If you have forgotten to send in an Admission Form, please contact the school immediately.
  • Kildare Education Centre have organised webinars for parents titled “Getting Ready for Secondary School ”. Please follow this link for more information: Getting Ready For Secondary School Webinars April 5th & 6th | Moone National School (
  • We would like to remind parents that children should not attend school if they have any symptoms of Covid-19 infection. We advise parents to take a precautionary approach that if a child appears unwell, observe them at home and contact their GP as appropriate. Free antigen tests can be ordered on using the roll no. 17787O (O as in orange)


  • Best of luck to the 16 children who will represent the school in a Cross Country Running Event on April 7th in Hawkfield, Newbridge.
  • Our 5th & 6th class really enjoyed their tag rugby last Wednesday in Athy.


  • Congratulations to our 5th and 6th class pupils who received the Sacrament of Confirmation on Friday March 25th. Many thanks to the Parent’s Association for providing the refreshments after the ceremony.


Calendar: Term 3

  • Monday April 25th: School Reopens
  • Monday May 2nd & Tuesday May 3rd: School closed for May Bank Holiday Weekend
  • Friday May 6th: School closes at 12.30pm for Primary Language Inservice
  • Monday May 9th: Accord RSE Talk for 5th/6th class
  • Friday May 20th: First Holy Communion & First Penance 11.00am
  • Monday June 6th to Friday June 10th: School closed for June Bank Holiday & Mid-Term
  • Wednesday June 29th: School Closed for summer holidays at 12.30pm.



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