Griffeen Valley Educate Together National School


Griffeen Valley Educate Together National School opened its doors in 2002 and welcomed the children of the Lucan Community. Since then we have grown to over 500 children and we are still growing.... 


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Latest News

Catch up on what is happening in our school

The Elves have arrived!!!

T’was the night before December when all through the school

Teachers giving homework was very uncool!

The classrooms were empty, no children in sight

When four cheeky Elves arrived one cold night!

To Keep up with the adventures of the GVET Elves click here...

The launch of our new website has been greatly anticipated. We invite you to look around and hopefully find all the information you need.

Fire Safety Audit

For further information on the Fire Safety Audit please click here...


To find out more about what is happening in classes throughout the school click here...

After School Activites

Check out our notice board for after school activities click here...

Text Alerts

Our school has a text alert system for communicating important information to parents and students. If you would like to receive text alerts please contact the school reception.

Parent Classes - Survey

As our range of after school classes for children grows we would like to invite parents to run or participate in classes for themselves either during school hours or afterschool. If there is a class you would like to do or run please complete the survey here and we will do our best to make it happen. 

Teacher Allocation

Please click here to see the list of teachers for the coming academic year 2018/19. Password will be texted to parents.


Book Savings Scheme

Dear Parents/Guardians,

We are currently in the process of implementing new structures for the Book Saving Scheme in order to provide parents with the option of paying online. Please bare with us while we make these changes. Our collection mornings will return as soon as is possible.

Only memebrs of the Book Savings Scheme with an up to date membership form (2018) will receive emails. If you would like to join the scheme or a new form please email us at  and we will add you to the mailing list.

Wednesday 5th December at 8:30am the Book Squad will be in the main hall to register parents for the new system and answer any questions you may have in relation to the school's Book Savings Scheme.

Book Rental Scheme

For more information on the book rental scheme click here.

PTA Corner

Coffee Morning - Our next Coffee Morning will be Wednesday the 7th of November 2018. Please do not enter the building until after all the children at 8:40am.


PTA Meeting -- The next meeting of the PTA Committee will be Monday 10th September 2018. For further information click here.

School Class Calendar 2018/19

The school class calendar will be aviailble from November 28th at drop off and pick up times.


The 6th Class Winter Fair will be held next Wednesday 5th December in Jimmy's Hall. Please send any donations to 6th Class.

All monies raised go towards the 6th Class end of year school tour.

Board of management

The Board of Management are seeking help from a parent or guardian who has architectural or building layout planning experience - we are looking to maximize the space we have in the school for classes, other activities, storage, etc. Please leave your details with the School Secretary and we will contact you.


Dear Parents/ Guardians

To help guide you through the information coming from the Department of Education in relation the WBS Building issues, we have complied a list of communications. Please CLICK HERE to access this information and see all updates communicated to parents.

WE WON!!!!!!!! WE WON!!!!!

Our Boys GAA Gaelic and Girls Camogie teams won Cumman na mBunscoil final in Croke Park. Congratulations to all involved especially their coaches Fiachra, John Paul Niamh & Ruth. We are so immensely proud of them. With the team of supporters they played a fantastic game and did themselves very proud. Congratulations!!!! To see photos click here...