Newsletter June 28th


Newsletter June 28th

Many thanks to everyone for your support for our school over the last school year. We wish all our parents, students and staff the very best for the summer.

School closes this Wednesday June 30th at 12.00 and we look forward to reopening on Monday August 30th and Tuesday August 31st for Solas.

Basketball takes place this Tuesday for 1st/2nd and 5th classes.

Our rescheduled Wellness day takes place this Monday.

A school calendar for the coming school year will be posted on our website over the coming days.

Please see below details for Summer Reading programme

Summer Stars National Reading Adventure 2021

Summer Stars is the public library national summer reading programme that runs from 14th June until the end of August. All children throughout the country are invited to join the adventure and to enjoy the fun and pleasure of reading and writing over the summer. Summer Stars is non-competitive and every child who reads even one book/ebook is regarded as having completed the programme-and it’s completely free.

Activities for Summer Stars 2021:

  1. Summer Stars Borrow Box : Browsw, borrow, read and listen to the Summer Stars collection of children’s e-books and e-audio books through the library’s BorrowBox app. This is free for all members to use from anywhere, anytime. Non-members can join online for free at

  1. Online Storytime: Summer Stars storytime will be delivered by library staff, available through your local library social media pages.

  1. Story Competition: As well as enjoying the amazing worlds of books, Summer Stars is also celebrating children’s imaginations by running a short story competition. There are three age categories with great prizes for all the winners and runners-up

  1. Books: Public libraries are open so do visit to stock up on your summer reads and register for Summer Stars!

  1. Reading cards and reviews: Children can track their reading progress with reading cards which can be marked each time a book is read, online or in print form. These are available from your local library or for download and print below. The reviews section on this website allows readers to upload their views on what they have read.

  1. Online activities: Check your local library social media and website for upcoming Summer Stars and events and activities!

Watch this space for any updates throughout Summer Stars and check out your local library service or local library website for further information on local activities and events.

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