News


Parenting

Monday 1st August 2016 - Presentation Primary School

Pushy parents create self-critical children Take a step back, mams and dads. thejournal.ie. Jun 25th 2016. PARENTS WHO ARE heavily-involved... Read more →

Improving Homewrok

Monday 1st August 2016 - Presentation Primary School

How to make children do homework Sending texts to parents improves pupils’ grades as much as summer school The Economist. Jul 23rd... Read more →

Helping Children Succeed

Friday 22nd July 2016 - Presentation Primary School

The Brain Game Jul 9th 2016 . The Economist Helping Children Succeed: What Works and Why. By Paul Tough. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt; 144 pages;... Read more →

Rate of Autism in Ireland

Friday 22nd July 2016 - Presentation Primary School

Rate of autism among Irish school students much higher than previously estimated 14,000 students in Ireland have an autism diagnosis –... Read more →

Free Pre-School Places

Monday 11th July 2016 - Presentation Primary School

Good news for parents: An extra 60,000 free pre-school places are about to open up An additional €2.5 million worth of funding was announced... Read more →

Workplace Skills

Monday 11th July 2016 - Presentation Primary School

Singapore leads the way for workplace skills By Andreas Schleicher - OECD education director 28 June 2016   When the OECD completed its... Read more →

Summer Holidays 2016

Saturday 2nd July 2016 - Presentation Primary School

The school is now closed for the Summer Break and will reopen at 8:50am on Wednesday 31st August. If you have a query please email ... Read more →

Change of Classes

Wednesday 29th June 2016 - Presentation Primary School

Today there was much excitement as all the girls and boys moved to their new classrooms and new teachers.  Tomorrow we welcome our new junior... Read more →

Perfect Attendance

Tuesday 28th June 2016 - Presentation Primary School

Regular attendance at school has a huge impact on a pupil’s success, starting in pre-school and continuing through the primary and secondary... Read more →

Graduation 2016

Saturday 25th June 2016 - Presentation Primary School

On Friday we celebrated our graduation mass for the sixth class of 2016. Parents, and other family members, together with the class teachers Mr... Read more →