Franciscan College Gormanston

Parents' Association

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

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
Sep 21
Parents Association AGM
Sep 27
School Closed - Discretionary Day
Oct 20
3rd Year Parent Teacher Meeting - time tbc
Oct 22
School Closed - JC Staff Training Day
Gormanston, Co. Meath, Ireland, K32NH30
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