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Surveys on Primary School Patronage Extended to 38 Schools

14th January 2013 | News

Surveys on patronage of primary schoolsRead More →

NCSE Guidelines 2013/2014 for Schools

10th January 2013 | News

NCSE guidelines for schools-2013/2014Read More →

NCSE Guidelines 2013/2014 for Schools

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The NCSE Guidelines 2013/2014 for schools are now available from the NCSE website-please click the link below. NCSE advise that this guideline will also be uploaded onto the DES online claim system (OLCS). Click here.Read More →

Primary Supervision Opt Out Forms – 2012/2013 School Year

8th January 2013 | News

Primary supervision opt out formsRead More →

Payslip Delay for O3 Jan 2013

2nd January 2013 | News

Important notice for the attention of;   Primary Teachers, Special Needs Assistants, Clerical Officers, Caretakers and Child Care Workers paid on payrolls operated by the Department of Education and Skills Retired Teachers and Retired Non Teaching Staff and the Spouses and Children of deceased Teachers and Non Teaching Staff paid on the Retired Payroll operated […]Read More →

Boards of Management

21st December 2012 | News

Boards of Management New Boards of Management Points to note in formation of new Boards of Management Sample letter for nomination / election of parent nominees to the BoMRead More →

Newsletter: December 2012 Edition

14th December 2012 | News

Newsletter: December 2012 EditionRead More →

DES publish Report on the pilot surveys regarding parental preferences on primary school patronage

13th December 2012 | News

The Department of Education and Skills has published the Report on the pilot surveys regarding parental preferences on primary school patronage.  Click on the link below to download the report.  Report on the pilot surveys regarding parental preferences on primary school patronageRead More →

Statement by the Council for Education Primary Schools Patronage

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The Council for Education of the Irish Bishops Conference have issued a statement on the publication of the Report on pilot surveys regarding parental preferences on primary school patronage by the departments of education and skills. Click on the link below to read the statement from the Council for Education of the Irish Bishops Conference […]Read More →

On Line Claims System (OLCS) Problems

6th December 2012 | News

Onlne claims(OLCS) problemsRead More →

National Advisory Council on Education Statement on “Operation Christmas Child”

5th December 2012 | News

The following statement was issued by the National Advisory Council on Education (NACED), Columba Centre, Maynooth in November, 2009. Re: Operation Christmas Child Insofar as aid groups approach schools for support, Catholic schools should ensure that the activities of such groups are in accord with the Catholic ethos of the school.    Catholic schools in […]Read More →

Catholic Schools Week 2013 Launches in Roscommon

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Catholic Schools Week, 2013 launches in Roscommon today (21st January, 2013) with schools of the town coming together to celebrate in prayer and reflection.    The theme for Catholic Schools Week 2013 is: ‘Catholic Schools in the Community of Faith: Sharing the Good News’.  Catholic Schools Week 2013 will be mindful of two major issues […]Read More →

Standardised Testing in Primary Schools

4th December 2012 | News

Standardised testing in primary schoolsRead More →

Primary Pay Dates for 20 December 2012 and 3 January 2013

28th November 2012 | News

Please note that the end of year closing dates for the pay date of 20 December 2012 is Wednesday, 5 December 2012.  The closing date for the pay date of 3 January 2013 is Tuesday, 18 December 2012.      Carol Herron Primary Teachers Payroll Section, Department of Education and SkillsRead More →

Half of Primary Schools in Deficit, says CPSMA Survey

27th November 2012 | News

CPSMA survey of Primary schools financeRead More →

CPSMA Pre Budget 2013 Submission

23rd November 2012 | News

CPSMA pre budget submissionRead More →

Newsletter:November 2012 Edition

22nd November 2012 | News

The latest edition of the CPSMA Newsletter has been posted  to schools.  Click on the link below to download a copy of the November 2012 CPSMA Newsletter.   Newsletter : November 2012 Edition       Read More →

Be Winter Ready Information Campaign

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The “Be Winter Ready” 2012-2013 Information Campaign was launched on the 9th November by Mr. Alan Shatter Minister for Justice, Equality and Defence and Mr. Leo Varadkar Minister for Toursim and Transport.  The dedicated website www.winterready.ie provides advice under a range of headings one of which is  “Schools”.  Under the heading of “Schools” advice can […]Read More →

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