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Athlacca School Announcements


Autism Spectrum Disorder Class
Athlacca N.S. with the approval of the Minister for Education and Skills, will establish a class to provide an education exclusively for students with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Our ASD class is set to open in September 2024. The special class in our school will provide an education exclusively for students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). The class will have a maximum of 6 children working with 1 teacher and 2 SNA’s. We are thrilled to have this as a new addition to our school. The fundamental function of our Autism class is inclusion. We aim to offer an Autism specific learning environment within the mainstream school.

Healthy School Lunch Service
Gourmet Kids School Lunch Provider are thrilled to inform you that we have been selected to provide the Hot Lunches to Athlacca National School. Read more (PDF) …

The school has chosen to send the contents of your child’s hot
lunch home in a lunch box . This is so, you the parent/guardian can see
if your child is eating there lunch each day. If their is any food left in the lunch box , under no circumstance can this food be eaten at home.

DO NOT eat this food at Home, it can only be consumed in school.

Athlacca School News


Parental complaints procedure

A revised parental complaints procedure for primary schools has been agreed by the INTO and the primary management bodies. The new procedure will come into effect on 1st January 2024. Download PDF.

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