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The Primary School Curriculum

13-November-17

The Primary School Curriculum (1999) outlines the contents of children’s learning—the what and how of children’s learning—for children’s first eight years in school, from junior infants to sixth class. The curriculum aims to:

  • develop each child’s potential to the full
  • encourage a love of learning
  • help children develop skills they will use all their lives.

The curriculum is presented in seven areas, some of which are further subdivided into subjects. These are:

  1. Language: Gaeilge and English
  2. Mathematics
  3. Social, environmental and scientific education (SESE): history, geography and science
  4. Arts education: visual arts, music and drama
  5. Physical education
  6. Social, personal and health education (SPHE)
  7. Religious or ethical education is the responsibility of the different school patron bodies

To access the Primary School Curriculum, click the link below.

http://www.curriculumonline.ie

Events
Aug
29 2019
School Opens
Oct
28 2019
Mid-Term Break
News
29-May-2019
Our meeting for parents of Junior Infants starting in September 2019 will take place tonight, Wednesday 29th May at 8pm in our Junior Hall. This meeting is for parents only and should be finished by 9.15pm
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Esker,
Lucan,
Co.Dublin,

01 628 2691


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