Welcome to the Harold’s Cross National School Website


We had some prehistoric visitors to Harolds Cross NS this week!

Art Club & After School Club (September 2019) Application Day

Coming Soon!!!

If you would like to sign up for Art Club (1.10pm – 2.10pm x 5 days a week)

or After School Club (2.10pm – 4.30pm x 5 days a week), please see below for your application date and time:

  • Thursday 6/6/19 at 1.45pm – High Hopes Door – For children going into senior infants in Sept. 19 who wish to sign up for Art Club. 
  • Thursday 6/6/19 at 6.00pm – School Main Lobby – For children going into junior infants in Sept. 19 who wish to sign up for Art Club.
  • Friday 7/6/19 at 2.45pm – High Hopes Door – For children in 1st – 6th Class in Sept. 19 who wish to sign up for After School Club.

Places offered on first come first served basis. Please see www.nch.gov.ie to check entitlements under new National Childcare Scheme. 

Parents please note the upcoming school closures:

June Bank Holiday: School closed Friday 31st May and Monday 3rd & Tuesday 4th June

Helping Kids to Have a Balance when it comes to Technology

There is a very good article from Zeeko Supporting children’s online wellbeing regarding the use of technology and a balanced use of our children’s time.  The article gives ideas on how to help your child have a better balance for their plugged and unplugged time. Click here to access the article.

Green Schools News

The most recent meeting of the Green Schools Committee took place on Friday, 5th April at 11:40am in Mr. Glynn’s classroom. Have a look at the Green Schools Page under the Activities tab at the top of this page to find out more about Green Schools.

New Policy Updates

The latest Agreed Report for the Board of Management is available here.

Parents can find the updated Internet Acceptable Use Policy and the new Restraint Policy on the School Policies Page here.

Child Safeguarding Review

The Board of Management hereby notifies all parents that a review has taken place of the school’s Child Safeguarding Policy. The review took place on January 17th at the Board meeting. The P.T.A has been informed of the review and the school’s Patron notified.

The school email address is office@haroldscrossns.ie

Upcoming Events

  1. 6th Class Graduation

    June 26 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  2. Harold’s Cross Has Got Talent

    June 27 @ 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
  3. Summer Holidays

    June 28 @ 11:30 am - 5:00 pm