Calasanctius College, Oranmore

1st Year Induction 2022

Dear Parents/Guardians/Incoming 1st Yrs,

1st Yr Induction for the Class of 2022 will take place over two days on 23rd & 24th August 2022. We will be back in contact with you in August nearer the time with details outlining the full Induction programme in greater detail.

Each year we really look forward to our Inductions days as we are excited to meet our new year group and welcome them into the school. Year-on-year, student feedback confirms that our programme provides a great introduction to school life in Calasanctius College. We hope at the end of the week that your son/daughter will agree and that it will have proven to have been a very positive experience for them.

In the meantime in advance of entry, there are various forms that must be submitted which can be found here. It is essential that we have the most up-to-date information on file for each family so we can offer the best possible care for your son/daughter in the coming year. It is extremely important that you are contactable at all times. For this reason, we ask ALL our families to complete the Nomination form so contingencies are in place should you be unavailable at any time. These forms are now 'live' for completion so please feel free to complete and submit them at your earliest possible convenience.

We are conscious that for your son/daughter, this is the beginning of a new phase not only in their education but also in their personal development. We understand that the transition from the familiarity of Primary School to a new Secondary School can be challenging and daunting. Calasanctius has many formal support structures in place to aid and support each student's arrival into our school. Please see links below for some important information about school life in Calasanctius College.

We are really looking forward to welcoming you into the Calasanctius College community in as safe and stress-free a manner as possible. Please continue to monitor your emails regularly for any further communications/updates from us.

For now, we wish you a happy and healthy Summer break and we look forward to meeting you all in person in August.

Le meas,

Córa Ní Loinsigh

The Transition from Primary to Secondary School - important information

Top Tips from Students for New Students

Top Tips from Parents for 1st Yr Parents

Education Passport - Information Transfer from Primary to Post-Primary

Transition to Post Primary for 1st Yr Parents - National Parents Council

School Support Structures

School Uniform

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