Griffeen Valley Educate Together National School


Welcome...

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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www.gvet.ie

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...

STEM Blog

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. 


Book Savings Scheme

Our next School Book Savings Scheme day will be during the first week of June in the school hall. All Parents can avail of the book savings scheme which runs one morning a month, check text reminders for dates and times.



PTA Corner

Coffee Morning - Our next Coffee Morning will be June 6th at 8:30am. All parents welcome for a cuppa and a chat in the main hall.

PTA Meeting -- The next meeting of the PTA Committee will be Monday 28th May. For further information click here.

Rental Book Refurbishment

Each year approx 4000 rental books are collected and refurbished by volunteer parents. This involves cleaning, recovering and repairing damaged books. As this is a huge job we ask all parents to give a few minutes to help with some books. You will find the Book Squad team at the main entrance this week on Monday 18th and Friday 22nd . Please pop by and lend a hand.


Book Lists & Collection dates

Please find your childs book lists and collection dates here. For security a password was texted to all parents to access this page. If you did not receive a text please contact the office to update your information.


School Calendar 2018/19

School Calendar for acidemic year 2018/19 is now available here...


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.


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...


Lost & Found

Lost and found items will be displayed outside the school until Friday 15th June. Unclaimed items will be put in to be recycled after this date. Thank You.


Taste of the World Food Fair

Taste of the world food fair has been postponed.


Homework Club

Homework Club will finish Thursday 31st May for this academic year. We hope to see you all again in September. Many thanks, Homework Club.


New Junior Infants

New Junior Infants are invited to meet their new teacher and see their classroom on June 19th at 1:30pm. We look forward to meeting you all.


Summer Camp

Camp Griffeen will run a 5 day camp for children from Junior Infants to 5th class. The camp will include activities such as art, cooking, ICT, Lego, Science, Sport, Yoga and much more.

Dates: Monday 20th - Friday 24th August, 9am to 1pm

Cost: €100 ( €50 deposit required)

Contact: campgriffeen@gmail.com