Parents are involved in multiple ways in the life of Scoil Mhuire. The Parents and Friends Association (P.F.A.) have been very active since their establishment in 1998.
A dynamic group of 26 committee members are the present leaders of the P.F.A. They run numerous fundraising events throughout the year. They are also actively involved in such school events such as: the Full Attendance Ceremony; Enrolment Week; the School’s bi-annual Book Fair; the First Communion ceremony; Sports Day. Parents also assist with sports coaching and are asked to give feedback on draft policies.
Our PFA runs a facebook group for parents of pupils in the school. It can be very useful in keeping up to date on school matters and getting in contact with other parents. You’ll find it here.
Our Whole School Evaluation deservedly applauded the work of the Scoil Mhuire P.F.A. in 2007:
~ “This strong school community link is a model of good practice with regard to effective parental involvement”. ~
Recent PFA tags on our school blog:
Scoil Mhuire had two wonderful days of skipping in September. Mark McCabe from SkipnRope came and introduced his wonderful skipping techniques to each pupil in the school. The girls enjoyed the skipping sessions and it is wonderful to see them practising their skipping skills at lunch break. The aim is to ...Read More
The Parents and Friends Association would like you to join us for a fun-filled family walk in the Ballincollig Regional Park on Friday 22nd September at 6:30pm! Our walk will follow the marked Michael O'Donovan Running Route, starting at the Allotments car park. All children will receive a map of ...Read More
Scoil Mhuire's Parents and Friends Association organised a really creative fundraiser this year on June 27th! We all really enjoyed the crazy hair day! ...Read More
The whole school took a walk to the cinema today - for some it was the highlight of the year! Many thanks to our Parents and Friends Association who not only helped to fund the trip but helped us to cross the roads safely on the way to the cinema and ...Read More