Hello to all parents!

We would like to welcome everyone back to the new school year and a special welcome to the new parents joining the school.
We hope all the boys and girls have settled back in nicely. It’s going to be another fun & exciting year with all our events and new plans!!!
We would like to bring your attention to a very important event coming up:

Annual General Meeting.

The 2018 JPA AGM details are as follows:
Date: Thursday 20th September
Time: 7.30pm
Venue: Johnstown Boys School

Please note:
As the majority of the committee members are leaving this year, your Parents Association needs you!

The following is just a brief idea as to what is involved with being a member:
– One evening a month for meetings
– Willing to help with organising the fun activities for the boys and girls
– Helping to support the school social events
– Enthusiasm and a team player

The JPA raises approximately €10,000 per annum which is shared between the schools.

These funds are paid towards:
• Ice Cream day
• Communion and Confirmation breakfasts
• School Graduation
• Easter Art Competition
• 6th Class Social
• School Donations

Without new committee members, none of this can happen. We encourage you all to come along to the AGM.

Best regards,
James, Paula, Lynne, Bernadette, Elaine, Siobhan, Caroline, Fiona, Gemma, Tim & Joe.

 

Volunteer?

Lenrec Recycling Fundraiser

Hi all,

I hope you all are having a nice midterm break!

I’m looking for a text to be sent out to the Boys’ School Reps and Girls’ School, if possible reminding parents of the Lenrec Recycling Fundraiser taking place on Friday, November 18th in the Boys’ school.  Clothes, bags, belts, blankets etc in black bags can be dropped to the Boys’ school from this Monday November 7th  until the following Thursday November 17th.

It has been a great fundraiser for the last number of years allowing us to have a special surprise for the boys at Christmas!

Thanks,

Michelle Cotterell