Parents Association Committee

General information about the role of the Parents Association:

1. Established in 2009 and affiliated to National Parents Council Post Primary

2. Meetings are held at 8pm on the first Wednesday of every month in the College Boardroom during term time

3. The committee has at least one Parent Representative for each year, 1st to 6th years

4. Communication with the college community is through a dedicated page on the school website, by email at or text message

5. Active involvement in all areas of college development relevant to the Parents Association's constitution and mission statement

6. Organisation of Professional Seminars on topics such as:

    Pupil Walfare 

    Self Esteem

    National Parents Council, Post Primary (NPCpp)

    Study Techniques

7. Two members of the Parents Association sit on the college's Board of Management 

8. Through fund raising the Parents Association recently purchased Table Tennis, Tables and Sports Equipment

Sports Equipment Presentation


 9. Participating in annual college events:

     Open Evenings

     Family Fun & Sports Day

     End of Year Awards

     Carol Service

     BT Young Scientist

     Graduation Ceremony

     Christmas Raffle

     Gormo's Got Talent


Parents Association Organise Monster Raffle & Cake Stall at Family Fun & Sports Day


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