St Aidan's Community School

General Information for Students for August

General information for Students for August
26-June-20

General Information for Students

Back to School:

We hope to be back to school as normal at the end of August, however we will not give you a specific date at this stage as we are awaiting further advice from the Department of Education. We will be in contact with you in early August with more details for returning to school.

Uniform

Juniors(1st – 3rd year)

  • Green School Jumper with crest(available from the school office)
  • White shirt or polo shirt, grey trousers(these can be purchased from any shop e.g. Dunnes, Penneys) or school kilt available from school office
  • Black footwear

Seniors(5th – 6th year)

  • Black School Jumper with crest(available from the school office)
  • White shirt or polo shirt, black trousers(these can be purchased from any shop e.g. Dunnes, Penneys) or school kilt available from school office
  • Black footwear

10 euro deposit is necessary for order of the school kilt

  • Due to Covid Restrictions jumpers and kilts cannot be fitted and purchased at the moment. These will be available in August. However payments can be made at any time through VSWare. Information on this will be available on our website.

  • The school office will close Monday 20th July. It will re-open on Monday 10th August

Books and Insurance

St Aidan’s operates a book rental scheme. Students do not have to buy books. They rent the books from the school on a yearly basis. This should be paid before students start school. The cost of book rental is as follows.

All students are insured for during school-time and for school activities

First Year 85 Euro

Second Year 75 Euro

Third Year 65 Euro

5th Year Traditional 100 Euro

5th Year LCAP 50 Euro

6th Year Traditional 50 Euro

6th Year LCAP 30 Euro

Students will receive a School Journal when they pay their book money

Lockers

Students may if they wish, pay for the use of a locker. The cost is 15 Euro for the school year and this includes the key. Replacement keys cost 5 euro. 5 euro will be returned at the end of the year on return of the locker key.

School Day

Monday – Thursday

School begins at 8.45 and finishes at 3.30

8.45 – 11.45 Classes

11.45 – 12.30 Lunch

12.30 – 3.30 Classes

Friday

School begins at 8.45 and finishes at 12.45

8.45 – 12.45 Classes

School Policy on Phones and Phoning Home

  • Mobile phones are not allowed in school.
  • They may be brought to school but must be stored in a locker.
  • Phones will be taken off students if they are seen and may not be returned until a parent or guardian calls for them.
  • The school office will always pass a message from a parent/guardian to their child.
  • If there is an emergency situation we will always ring home for a student.
  • If a child becomes very unwell in school we will ring home.
  • In addition to our landline the school has a text only phone service. This is not answered but you can text us if your child will be absent. The number is 0857635860.

School Website

We will post any updates over the summer on our website staidanscs.com also we now have an app which is very useful for updates. To sign up to the app, go to the App store and search for ‘iclasscms’, once you download the app search for St. Aidan’s Community School and then register.

VSWare

To access vsware search for staidanscs.vsware.ie ,click on ‘Create/Reset Password’ to activate your account. Your Username will be texted to you.

Enquire
Contact
St Aidan's Community School,
Brookfield,
Tallaght,
Dublin 24,
D24XA46

01 452 4677


Location
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