Newsletter 6.12.17


  • December 8 School Closure- St Brendan’s NS will be closed on this Friday, December 8. School will reopen again as normal on Monday, December 11 at 9.20am.
  • Christmas PlayReminder ‘The Nativity’ Christmas Show will take place on Thursday, December 14. The matinee show will commence at 12pm and all pupils may be collected at 2pm once the show has finished, in order to prepare for their evening performance, which begins at 7.15pm. Pupils must return to the school that evening at 6.50pm. There will be a raffle at the interval of both shows. The evening show is expected to finish at approximately 8.45pm. All Welcome.
  • Christmas Play Costumes– Pupils have been informed of the costumes needed for their Christmas play. Some costumes have been sourced here through the school. Examples of previous costumes for the Nativity play are available on our school blog- If you have any further questions or queries regarding costumes, please contact your child’s class teacher.
  • Radio Kerry Visit Radio Kerry will visit our school tomorrow, Thursday, December 7. Mary Fagan, who presents ‘Horizons’, which is broadcast every Sunday morning from 9am to 10am, will record our pupils’ performances for their upcoming Christmas show. Further details of when the show will be aired will be forwarded to parents after the recordings. If you do not want your child to participate in any of the recordings please inform your child’s class teacher.
  • ‘Off the Hook’ Fundraiser The Banteer Drama Group have kindly offered to donate the proceeds of one of their performances of  ‘Off the Hook’ to St Brendan’s N.S. Parent Association. The show will take place on Friday, January 12 commencing at 8.30pm. All Welcome. More information about this event will be sent to parents next week.
  • Christmas Holidays School will close for the Christmas break on Friday, December 22 at 12.00pm. The school will reopen again on Monday, January 8 at 9.20am.



Le gach dea ghuí,

Michael Horan