September Newsletter 2022

September Newsletter 2022

Dear Parents,

A warm welcome back to all pupils and staff for the 2022/2023 school year. We would also like to welcome our new pupils who entered different classes throughout the school this year. We would like to thank you for your co-operation to date and look forward to getting back to normality in school.

Staffing for 2022/2023

Junior Infants, 1st, 2nd and 3rd Class – Mrs Olivia Coyne (Class teacher and Deputy Principal)

4th, 5th and 6th Class – Ms Carol White (Class teacher and Principal)

Special Education Teachers – Mrs Yvonne Heavey and Ms Ashling O’Connor

Principal Administration Day Teacher – Sinead Ennis

SNA – Ms Sarah Boland

Secretary – Mrs Theresa Parker

Cleaner – Mrs Mary Pidgeon

Caretaker – Mr Stephen Sheil


School uniform days are Monday, Wednesday and Thursday.

Tracksuit/PE days are Tuesday and Friday.


Here in Boher N.S., as part of our Health Promoting Schools initiative, we have a Healthy Eating policy. As part of this the children may bring in a small treat once a week.


Return to normal with spellings, (English & Irish), tables, reading etc. each night. As before if children are experiencing difficulty, please let us know.

Book Rental

The book rental/art and photocopying money remains at €45 for this year. Many thanks to all those who have sent it in to date. If you are sending it in with your child, please put it into an envelope with your child’s name on it.

Pupil Personal Accident Insurance

The cost is €9 for 24 hours, 365 days in the year. This can be sent in with your book rental.

Staff Meeting

We will have a half day on Friday 2nd September to facilitate a staff meeting. Children are to be collected at 12 noon.

Mid Term Break

We break for mid-term on Friday 28th October. School reopens Monday 7th November.

Confirmation Date

Wednesday 22nd March.

Retreat for Confirmation Class, Monday 3rd October in Pastoral Centre Drumraney, 9.30am – 2.45pm. No date for First Communion as yet.

We would like to reassure you all that we are continuing to do everything we can to keep everyone safe and sound in Boher N.S.

Please stay safe everyone!

It’s so good to be back!

Thanking you,

Carol White


— admin