Junior Infants

We are Superheros

Our Self Portraits

Welcome to Junior Infants



 Junior Infants Booklist 2018/19.

The school will provide all the necessary books, readers and workbooks in English, Irish, Maths, Handwriting, SALF folders etc for a fee of €40.  We would appreciate if this fee could be forwarded to the school by Wednesday, 13th June.



Please purchase the following stationery.

  • 2 Capital No. 15 Project Copies (half blank; half lined)
  • 2 Capital Plain day book (blank Copy)
  • 2 large glue sticks
  • 1 Scissors
  • 2 plastic folder for A4 sheet
  • Pencils (2)
  • Twistables-to be kept at home for colouring
  • 1 B2 capital learn to write (copybook)
  • 2 notebooks

*For information regarding the Jolly Phonics English programme, please refer to the ‘Parent Section’ on the school website for an overview of the programme.

*Please have your child’s name clearly written on all belongings, flasks, lunchboxes, pencils, rubbers, crayons, uniform jumpers etc as they are easily mislaid.

The school will re-open on Wednesday, 29th August 2018.  Junior Infants will finish school at 12 noon from Wednesday, 29th August until Friday, 7th September.  They will finish daily thereafter at 2pm.



Summer is Here!

Many thanks to Gardaí Colm and Méabh who visited the Junior Infants recently.  All enjoyed donning Garda hats, the noise of sirens and the informative talk.



Being creative in the Construction Corner


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Our Spring Booklets

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Lá Fhéile Pádraig

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‘Happy Easter’misc 3mar18 002 misc 3mar18 003 misc 3mar18 004Dressed up as our favorite Book Character for World Book Day!world book day 06 mar 18 009World Book Day and Sixth class read us a story!

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Today was Pancake Tuesday and Anne got her baking and made us all lovely pancakes!

Thank you Anne they were delicious

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Our St. Brigid’s Cloaks

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Making Monsters out of Shapes

‘Our Shape Monsters’

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Tá muid ag foghlaim faoi ‘Estate Agents’ 


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Friends at school are big and small, friends at school are best of all!

IMG_4026When Santa came to class! Merry Christmas from Junior Infatns

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Merry Christmas

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Learning about the ‘Postman’ in Aistear

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The Very Hungry Caterpillar

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Handa’s Surprise

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Happy Halloween from Junior Infants

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Taking advantage of a dry day,off we went on a Nature Walk.

With our wellies, coats and high vis jackets on, off we went to see what we could discover 🙂

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Welcome to our new Junior Infants class.

We have had our Show and Tell where everyone took their favourite toy into school.

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We are Superheros!

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Our May Altar

We are a box of crayons

each one of us unique

but when we are all together, the picture is complete!

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Our first picnic

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1st Gerald

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Learning how to make pancakes for ‘Pancake Tuesday’

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Our St. Brigid’s patterned Cloak

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Friends at school are 

big and small

Friends at school are best of all

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Arts and Crafts in Aistear

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Show and Tell

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Santa’s visit to Junior InfantsMerry Christmas from Junior Infants

Creative Art

Making music with Mr Cannon




Cloud Collage



Happy Halloween from Naónín Beaga

Tá siad ag obair







 We wish to welcome our new Junior Infant Class of 2016





  • School Holidays

    • Halloween Mid-Term 2018
      All schools will close from Monday 29th October 2018 to Friday 2nd November 2018 inclusive.
    • Christmas Holidays
      Closing on Friday 21st December 2018; Re-opening on Monday 7th January 2019.
    • Feb Mid-Term
      Closed on Thursday 21st and Friday 22nd February 2019.
    • St Patrick's Day
      Closed on Monday, 18th March 2019.
    • Easter Holidays
      Closing on Friday, 12th April; re-opening on Monday, 29th April.
    • Summer Closing 2019.
      Last day of term is June 21st 2019

      Please note that the above dates are subject to change.  In the event of unforeseen closures, the Board of Management may use the first three days of the Easter Holidays to catch up on missed school days.