Internet day 2023 corpus christi GNS

Internet Safety Week at Corpus Christi GNS 7th February- 10th February

Tuesday, February 7th is Safer Internet Day. This day is celebrated by schools internationally. The slogan for this day is ‘Together for a better Internet’.

All classes will celebrate Safer Internet Day and Internet Safety Week by engaging our pupils in lessons from Webwise.ie. and The FUSE Anti-Bullying Programme. These lessons teach responsible internet use and teach strategies on how to respond to negative experiences online. This is an important part of our Acceptable Use Policy and our Child Protection Risk Assessment and policy.

Webwise is funded by the Department of Education and is responsible for the coordination of Safer Internet Day (SID) in Ireland, and they ask that all pupils, teachers and parents to support the #SID2023 campaign and help to encourage people to be safe internet users.

Parents have an important role to play when it comes to online safety, and Safer Internet Day is a great time for parents to have a chat with their child about internet safety. The webwise.ie/parent’s hub is a great resource for parents, with practical, jargon free advice on a range of topics including screen time, image-sharing and social media.

We are looking forward to celebrating this important week at Corpus Christi.

From Monday 23rd January to Friday 27th January, we will celebrate Catholic Schools Week at Corpus Christi Girls National School. The theme for this year is Walking together in faith and love. Please see below what we will focus on each day:

Monday

Walking together in faith

Tuesday

Walking together in love

Wednesday

Walking together to celebrate Grandparents Day

Thursday

Walking together to transform our World

Friday

Walking together in hope

Admissions September 2023

The closing date of applications for Junior Infants 2023 is January 6th 2023. Enrolment forms can be located in the policy section under Admissions.

Corpus Christi Girls’ National School

Welcome to the website of Corpus Christi Girls’ National School. Corpus Christi G.N.S. I hope that you will enjoy reading about our school and that the website will provide you with a flavour of the work and the sense of purpose in the school.. The school has been welcoming and educating the children of the area since it first opened in 1931. Corpus Christi is a Primary school with a Catholic ethos “Where we strive to learn together in a happy and safe environment where everyone is valued, respected and encouraged to do their best”.

We take our mission statement very seriously and strive to make this an inclusive school where the pupils are nurtured and will flourish in all aspects of their development.

Corpus Christi is a happy, friendly and busy school with lots going on. If you don’t find the information for which you are looking, please feel free to contact us directly with any queries.

Niamh Greene
Principal

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