Educate Together

Our school operates under a charter which guarantees children and parents of all faiths and none equal respect in the operation and governing of education.

Our Curriculum

Emphasises literacy, numeracy & language.  Responds to changing needs in science and technology, social personal and health education, and citizenship.

As a mark of respect to Paul’s memory we will not now be holding our Esker Loves Books ceremony on Friday 28th February as previously arranged. I also understand that PTA are postponing their PTA meeting due to take place ton the same day.
The school will be closed on Monday 24th February to allow teachers, staff, parents and children to attend the funeral of our much-loved colleague and teacher of third class (Red), Paul, who died so tragically earlier this week. The Funeral Mass for Paul Kilgarriff of Main Street, Ballygar will take…
Last modified on Thursday, 20 February 2014 23:31
I am devastated and heartbroken to report the death of our teacher Paul Kilgarriff who died last Sunday night following a tragic accident on holidays in Austria. Paul has been with our school since 2007, two months after we opened, and was a much loved and respected colleague and teacher.…
Last modified on Thursday, 20 February 2014 09:36
We have postponed Esker Loves books from 14th February to the 28th February due to parent teacher meetings happening in the school this week. Please read the edited item below, correct now with new date, about Esker Loves Books and get your thinking caps on for costumes for the children-…
Last modified on Monday, 10 February 2014 16:03
Chúc Mừng Năm Mới" Happy New Year to those of us who celebrate Vietnamese New Year and Kung Hei Fat Choi to those of us who celebrate Chinese New Year. Both cultures are celebrating New Year, the Year of the Horse this week. We are all learning how to pronounce…
Last modified on Tuesday, 04 February 2014 22:16
Every year Esker celebrates World Book Day by choosing a famous book and arranging a number of fun and learning activities around that book. Last year we had great fun with the Wizard of Oz and the previous year we got totally involved with Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. There are…
Last modified on Monday, 10 February 2014 15:51
Parent teacher meetings for Junior classes are taking place next Tuesday and Wednesday. These are meetings for parents of children from Junior Infants, Senior Infants, 1st class and 2nd class. (Senior Classes had their meetings last November). Teachers have made every effort to put siblings together on the same day…
Last modified on Tuesday, 04 February 2014 21:13