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An open letter from the acting Chief Medical Officer Dr Ronan Glynn regarding the reopening of schools
COVID-19 Response Video
Our school prefects have made a video to introduce themselves and show our school community our social distancing measures and one way system as part of our COVID-19 response plan.
Our school's one way system
All students will be provided with a copy of this map on their return to school and will be notified of each individual year group's entrances and exits. This map will also be on display around the school.
Naas CC Covid-19 response plan
Letter from Minister for Education Norma Foley for schools in Kildare
Advice for parents and information from the HSE
The Department of Education and Skills published information to assist schools in the process of reopening schools for all students at the end of August 2020. All that information is attached below.
Much of what they suggest was in our thinking as we planned for the reopening of the school year and I am confident that we will be able to reopen our school safely and with minimal disruption. Certainly, the resources allocated to all schools will be welcome and fully utilised. There will be, as always, a backup plan in case of any difficulty.
Full details will be published towards the end of next week to allow everyone to be adequately prepared for the much anticipated return to school. There will be some noticeable changes, as we accommodate the social distancing requirements and the need to minimise contact/exposure to large groups, but I am sure that as a community we will rise to the challenge.
Much more detail is to follow in the coming weeks. Please keep an eye on this website, where this information will be posted.
Looking forward to seeing you in person soon.
The new prefabs on the Craddockstown site are nearing completion and will be ready for the start of the new term.
Progress on our permanent home is very evident, as the ground floor is now visible. Much more detail, and pictures, will be posted next week.
Junior Cert - SEC Examination Fee Refunds
I refer to the announcements made by the Minister for Education and Skills, Mr. Joe Mc Hugh T.D., on Friday 10th April and Friday 8th May regarding the postponement and the revised arrangements of the Junior Cycle and Leaving Certificate examinations. As a result of these decision I wish to confirm that the State Examinations Commission (SEC) is refunding all candidates who have paid their examination fee for 2020.
Refunds were processed on May 26th for all candidates that paid the examination fee online. Refunds will go back to the card/account which was used to pay the fee. The process can take up to 7 days to process.
If candidates have not received the refund by June 10th , they should email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with their exam number.
Please bring the contents of this email to the attention of the candidates/parents/guardians.
I want to thank you for your continued co-operation and support in this regard, it is very much appreciated.
Higher Executive Officer
Wriggle Store is Now Open Until 3rd June
You can now order your iPad from Wriggle using store code 90893959.
Junior Cycle Assessment 2020
Partial refunds for school transport fees
Letter for Parents April 17th 2020
Please find underneath a letter for all Parents/Guardians as we prepare to start the Summer Term.
letter for Parents april 3rd 2020
Please find attached a letter for all parents/guardians:
Please see the NEW shadow timetable above that will begin next Monday 23/03/20. Please disregard the previous version which has been removed from the website and all school social media to avoid confusion.
There have been some changes to the timetable to facilitate tutorial classes, but also to amend some classes where teachers were double booked. Can students please ensure that they are present and on time for their classes by checking in with your teacher on Schoology. Keep up the great work and engagement with classes!
Covid-19 information available in different languages
NCC Student Council
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