December Communication Letter

The December Communication letter is now available under the Communication tab.

Congratulations to Sophia and Rory Gaffney who were highly recommended for their entries to the 66th Texaco Children’s Art Competition. The Communication letter was finished prior to receiving this good news.

Annual Admission Notice

In line with DES guidelines the BOM have published the schools Annual Admission Notice which can be found below and under the new Admission tab. The Admission tab also contains the schools new Admission Policy and the schools Applcation Form for Admission to the school. These are also located below.

St. Joseph’s N.S. will start accepting applications for Admission to the school for next year (September 2021 to June 2022) from 1st October. The closing date for all applications will be 14th January 2021. The BOM will relay the decision regarding admission to parents by 1st February 2021 and parents must accept places by 18th Feburary 2021.

It’s in our hands!

Please see the joint statement on behalf of the Chairperson of Leitrim Co Co, Chief Executive of Leitrim Co Co, Chief Superintendent of the Garda Siochana and Director of Public Health HSE North West which has been uploaded to the school Covid 19 page on this website.

In short the statement appeals to the people of Leitrim to maintain social distance and limit the number of social contacts in the next few day and weeks in order to combat the spread of Covid 19.

School Grounds

The BOM of St. Joseph’s N.S. wish to remind everyone that access to school grounds is reserved for BOM employees, pupils enrolled in the school (and their parents) during school hours. There is no unauthorised use of school grounds. The school premises and school grounds are protected by 24 hour CCTV. The BOM will contact the gardai and report individuals on school grounds without permission from the BOM.

We thank you for your co-operation in relation to this matter.

The BOM of St. Joseph’s N.S.