Primary Times News - August 2017

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Government wishes the best of luck to all those heading back to school

31st August 2017
11.4% of government spending on back to school, involving over 1 million people An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar TD, the Minister for Education and Skills, Richard Bruton TD, and the Minister for Employment... [read more]
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400 children take over the town of Ennis for national cycle to school day

31st August 2017
It’s back to school time again! I would encourage all parents to look at how they get their children to school and see if it’s possible to start a good habit at the beginning of the school... [read more]
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Send them back with a healthy lunchbox Delicious ideas to inspire and nourish your kids this term

29th August 2017
It might still be summertime fun but it always helps to plan ahead for the new term. Healthy and nutritious food is so important to fuel your kids through the school day. Senior Nutritionist from the National... [read more]
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Fota Wildlife Park presents a cheque of over €11,000 to children’s charity BUMBLEance

29th August 2017
100% of the proceeds of the Twilight Walk at Fota on the 27th July are donated to the charity Monday 28th August, Fota Wildlife Park, Carrigtwohill, Co Cork– Fota Wildlife Park director,... [read more]
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STEAM : Inspire the next generation in your school!

25th August 2017
STEAM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths.  STEAM Education‘s vision is to inspire children to love STEAM subjects and to become the future generation of Scientists,... [read more]
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Lack of Inhalers in Schools Could Cost A Life

23rd August 2017
Schools must be equipped to help children in asthma emergencies Every school in the country should have an asthma inhaler in their first aid kit in case of an emergency, according to the Asthma Society... [read more]