Thanks to everyone who so kindly donated money for the staff's Christmas gifts. Your generosity amassed €1,083. We purchased 23 gift vouchers or hampers from various local businesses spending €1,037. We had a small amount leftover to buy some refreshments for the staffroom.
The businesses that we supported were:
The PTP were delighted to purchase the following sports equipment for the school using money raised from our fundraising activities:
The kids, the staff and the parents have had so much fun for the past few weeks on Fun Fridays in the lead up to Christmas. We've had Odd Socks Day, Whacky Hair Day, Pyjama Day, Christmas Jumper Day and Christmas Hat and Hairband Day. And we think it's fair to say it has lifted everyone's spirits and given us all something fun to focus on each week. Thanks to all the fabulous kids and parents for making the effort and to our super teachers for joining in with the fun.
Check out some of the photos of our Fun Fridays sent in by our parents.