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Scoil Íde is a Presentation Girls' Primary School with boys in the junior classes, We are a Catholic School, founded in 1969. We are located on New Road in Clondalkin village approximately 12km from Dublin city centre. Have a look through our website to learn more about our school.

Scoil Ide will close on Friday 28th June at 12pm for the summer holidays. We will re-open on Thursday 29th August.
Junior Infants: 09:30am-11:30am
Senior Infants: 08:50am-1:30pm
1st - 6th class: 08:50am-2:30pm

Calendar for school year 2018/2019 can be viewed here.

Keep up to date with our Twitter account and Parent Portal.
Click on the images to acces the Scoil Íde Twitter page and to log into the Parent Portal on Aladdin.

Réalta na Míosa

Every month a child from each class from JI-6th class is chosen as Réalta na Míosa (Star of the Month). This child could be someone who has shown great kidness towards others, has put in great effort with their work, used beautiful manners or is generally an all round nice person to be around.

During Tinól, this person receives a trophy and a certificate to bring home to show to their family and friends.

Check out our slide show, on the right, to see our latest Réalta na Míosa winners.
Click on the Réalta na Míosa tab on the sidebar to see our previous winners.


Sports Day 2019

This year was a very special Sports Day in Scoil Ide. We joined together with Scoil Áine for a special 50 years commemoration Sports Day. We had stations on the Scoil Ide yard, obstacle courses and a water race on the Scoil Áine yard and novelty races and ball games on the Convent field.
It was a huge success and everyone had a fantastic time!
Happy 50 Years to Scoil Ide and Scoil Áine!!


6th Class Play: Beauty and the Beast Jr

This year, 6th class performed Beauty and the Beast Jr. Each of the girls auditioned in February and have been practicing since then. They performed a dress rehearsal for the school on Tuesday 18th June and performed for their parenst and loved ones on Wednesday 19th June.
Each of the girls shone brightly on the stage and we have no doubt we will see some of their names in lights ini future.


Leave No Trace

5th and 6th class atteneded a seminar presented by Leave No Trace in Clondalkin Library. They learned about how we should be treating the environment around us and how we, as humans, can make changes to improve and protect the environemnt. Thanks to Gavin for giving us such a fun filled,learing experience.

Happy Mother's Day from 1st class

The boys and girls in Rooms 6 and 7 gave their Mammies a very special surprise for Mother's Day this year. Each student got to visit Newland's Garden Centre and plant a beautiful bulb in a flower basket for their Mammies. Everyone was delighted with their flower basket. As an extra special surprise, the lovely employees of Newland's showed the children the reptiles that they have for sale in their pet shop.
Thank you to all the staff of Newland's Garden Centre. You made it a very special Mother's Day for all the children in 1st class.


World Down Syndrome Day

Today, 21st March 2019, is World Down Syndrome Day. We in Scoil Íde we celebrated by learning the signs to "A Million Dreams" from the Greatest Showman. Robyn and Jessica visited each class and directed everyone in how to sign along to the song.

World Down Syndrome Day is being celebrated all over Ireland and the world today. Please log on to to read all about the work Down Syndrome Ireland do, all around the country, for
people with Down Syndrome and their families.

Click here to learn to sign along to "A Million Dreams" from the Greatest Showman.


Lá Fhéile Pádraig Sona Daoibh!

We would like to wish all the students and parents of Scoil Íde a very Happy St. Patrick's Day. We've had fantatsic Lá Glás in school today. Everyone dressed up in their best green outfits and St. Patrick's Day gear!
Best of luck to all the boys and girls from Scoil Íde who are taking part in the many parades around Dublin and further afield over the bank holiday weekend.


World Book Day 2019

We've loved every minute of World Book Day 2019 here in Scoil Íde!
Well done to all of our pupils and teachers who dressed up as their favourite literary character to celebrate World Book Day. We had a fantastic "Parade of Characters", when our yard came alive with princesses, superheros, Dork Diary characters, Fairytale characters, Harry Potter, Herminoe Granger, Wibur the Pig, the Witch from Room on the Broom, the BFG and many, many more.
At 11.30am the whole school took part in a Paired Reading session, with the senior classes visiting the junior classes to read together.
Every classroom door has been tranformed into a book cover making, for a very interesting journey around the school.
We would like to say a special word of thanks to Ms.Kelly for organising such a fun filled day of events! We can't wait until next year!
REMEMBER: The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you will go. -Dr. Seuss.


Granparents Day
This year as part of Catholic Schools Week, 3rd and 6th class, invited their grandparenst to visit their classrooms. The girls heard wondeful stories of times gone by, what school was like in our grandparents' time, the fashions when they were young and many, many more pearls of wisdom. Thank you to all the Grannies and Grandads who came to visit.


Junior Infants Christmas Play

The festive cheer continued here in Scoil Ide as the Junior Infants from Rooms 1 and 3 showcased their production of "The ABC Nativity"
Massive congratulations to their teachers Ms. Alvey and Ms. Hoare for all their hard work in preparing the children so well.
Well done to all the boys and girls, you were fantastic!!


Senior Infant Christmas Plays

You know Christmas is in full swing when the "little ones" of our school community stage their annual Chrsitmas Play.
Senior Infants Rooms 4 and 5 wowed us with their reditions of The Nativity Rap and Ralph the Reindeer. A massive congratulations to their teachers, Ms Ryan, Ms. McGrath and Ms. O'Brien, who worked so hard in preparing all the children.
Well done to all the boys and girls, you were super!


SVP Giving Tree

5th and 6th class were once again involved in SVP Giving Tree Appeal. The girls bought and donated Christmas presents to our local Saint Vincent De Paul office. The presents will be distributed to childiren aged 0-12, Teenagers and Adults throughout our community, who otherwise may not be lucky enough to receive such wonderful presents. We are very proud of the girls for spreading such love and joy at Christmas time. A BIG THANK YOU to Ms. Anna Kelly, a parent from 5th class, who volunteers in our local SVP shop. Ms. Kelly kindly came and collected all of our donations are brought them to the local distribution centre.

Christmas has arrived in Scoil Ide

A big thank you to John our Caretaker and 6th class for decorating our school Christmas tree so beautifully. It has brightened up the main corridor and has put us all in the Christmas spirit.

Presentation Day 2018

Wednesday 21st November is Presentation Day. We are celebrating 300 years since the birth of Nano Nagle. Scoil Ide is a Presenataion Primary school. Our history of education begins with Nano Nagle, a woman of courage and vision and foundress of the Presentation Order.


Science Week 2018

Science Week took place from 11th-18th November. We here in Scoil Ide, really got into the spirit of the event and became scientists, engineers, critic thinkers and problem solvers. Every class took part in a variety of experiments, created hypotheses and became scientific thinkers.
Check out our picture galleries to see some of the experiements.


Happy Halloween from Scoil Íde!!

We hope everyone has a safe and fun filled midterm.


Maths Week 2018

Maths Week took place from 15th- 19th October. Everyone had great fun taking part in lots of differnt maths activities. All class took part in Maths Art lessons. Junior and Senior Infants completed a "colour by numbers" activity, 1st and 2nd class created Shape Monsters and 3rd - 6th created beaitiful Tessillation Art.
Our wonderful 6th class ran a Maths Day in the halla on Wednesday. They created 6 differrnt stations with 6 differnt maths games including shape, weight, money, number, dice games and time. Every child in the school visited all the staions and had great fun using their maths brains.
We also had a different Maths Riddle announced over the intercome everyday, The first person from each class with the correct answer got a prize!
We loved Maths Week and can't wait for next year already!!


Junior Road Safety Officers 2018

Our new JRSOs, Aoife and Sarah, have taken to their role with gusto. They have just run their very first competion of the year-an Autumn Road Safety art competition.
Congratulations to all the winners! The standard ws extremly high!


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