The Government has announced, following the advice from NPHET, that students from 3rd to 6th class are now required to wear face masks in school with immediate effect. This Government decision will be reviewed mid-February.

Please see the guidance sent to schools in the last few minutes.

You will also find a letter to parents from the Chief Medical Officer below.

Thank you for your continued efforts. The school understands this is new for some children, it is also new for the school. We appreciate your patience and understanding as information, clarifications and updates are released to schools.

The link to the document on is available here. 


Face Covering for Primary Pupils
Guidance on the use of face coverings in Primary schools 301121 Final (1)
CMO Letter to schools FINAL_