DermotDermot is the principal teacher at Canal Way ETNS. As a class teacher he has a huge interest in teaching music and particularly enjoys percussion classes and accompanying classes on his guitar. Dermot’s passion for ethical education has led him to complete further studies in this area. Dermot brings this experience to Canal Way and enjoys using children’s philosophy lessons as part of the holistic development of the child. He is a strong advocate for the voice of the child and uses this approach daily in school life.
FionaFiona is a classroom teacher at Canal Way ETNS. She particularly enjoys teaching Science, Maths and Geography. She has taken on further studies in Human Rights and Citizenship and brings these experiences to the team at Canal Way ETNS. Fiona promotes and supports the active learner in the classroom and promotes using the local environment as an outdoor classroom. Fiona is delighted to be part of the team at Canal Way ETNS.
EavanEavan is our school administrator at Canal Way ETNS. We are extremely lucky to have her on board. Eavan promotes the ethos of Canal Way ETNS through all her interactions with pupils staff, parents and the wider school community. Eavan enjoys visiting classrooms and is always supportive of pupils work and interested in school projects.
Aodán is a classroom teacher at Canal Way ETNS. He especially likes teaching English, Drama and History. He also has a great interest in Computers, and likes to pass on as many ICT skills as possible to the children he teaches. Aodán is heavily involved with sport, especially the GAA. He has also played and trained teams in soccer, hockey, basketball and athletics.
Niamh is a classroom teacher at Canal Way ETNS. She has a particular interest in play-based learning and loves to teach English and Art. Niamh also has experience of teaching English as a second language and enjoys learning about other cultures.
AileenAileen is a classroom teacher at Canal Way ETNS and has been teaching for over ten years. She particularly enjoys teaching art and languages. She has an interest in Special Education which she also brings to the classroom.
Ciarán is a classroom teacher for Senior Infants at Canal Way ETNS. He has a passion for all things Sports, Maths and Science related. Ciaran enjoys a busy and active Classroom where all children are celebrated and always aims to create a positive and co-operative learning environment.
Wilma is a class teacher at Canal Way. Wilma’s love of music is reflected in her style of teaching and she plays violin, piano and enjoys singing with her class and at assembly. She has taken further studies in Special Education and worked with St Michael’s house. When not in the classroom Wilma can be found out in the school garden.
ETHOS This month’s Core Value is FRIENDSHIP. We learn about Friendship before next month’s Anti-bullying Fortnight. This month is also Positive Mental Health Month. FRIENDS FOR LIFE PROGRAMME: Friends for Life will be starting back this month as part of mental health month. The programme helps students to develop effective strategies to deal with worry, stress and […]
Welcome to this week’s newsletter – ETHOS: our Core Value is Friendship. Martin Luther King Day is on Jan 15th, and The Young Scientists Exhibition is on in the RDS. BOARD OF MANAGEMENT & ACCOMMODATION We hosted a coffee morning this morning in the school for local political representatives to inform them of our accommodation, […]
Dear Parents – Ethos – Winter Assemblies Thank you to all of our classes and teachers for their fantastic performances and to all families who came along to enjoy. Photos to follow. Focus Ireland Coffee Morning A total of € 540 was raised. Thank you Hazel and her team of volunteers from Doireann’s class for […]