The annual table quiz will take place in Howth Yacht Club on Thursday 9th March. Please look for text updates in February. Please feel free to invite friends and relatives. It is always a fun night with some banter, raffle prizes and a very serious quiz!
Our sponsors on the night are:
- Howth Haven
- White Door Sutton
- The House Howth
- The Abbey Tavern
- McGuirks Golf
- Portmarnock Hotel & Golf Links
- Higgins Butchers
- Nail Nirvana Sutton
- Joseph Kramer Sutton
- Happy Hound
- Getmefit.ie Personal Trainer
The Parents Association would like to sincerely thank the Board of Management, Teachers and all staff for their on going practical support for all our activities.
Supporters of our Christmas Fair 2016
- SuperValu Sutton
- Vintage Tea Tours
- Cassidy Travel
- O’Farrell School & Sports Portmarnock
- Sutton Golf Club
- The Winehouse, Howth
- Siobhan Quinn Pilates
- Malahide Golf Club
- The Gym Howth
- Howth Haven
- The Brass Monkey
- Marine Hotel Sutton
- Karl Herbert Golf
- Bloody Stream Howth
- O’Connells Howth
- Abbey Barbers Howth
- East Cafe
- Les Petits Sutton
- Boqueira Howth
- Abbey Tavern
- McGuirks Golf
- Kiwi Fit
- The White House Baldoyle
- Kon Mar Holistic Therapies, Baldoyle
The Back to the Back 80s/Halloween night raised a fantastic €1,300 for each of the three schools involved.
What a great night was had at the Halloween Expo, organised by Kehlen and Emily. There was a superb turnout for this fun event so thanks to everyone who attended and volunteered and to the teachers for coordinating the very Spooktacular artwork which decorated the hall.
Thanks again for volunteering! Please see below your job and job description at bottom of page! If you’ve any queries, please contact Lynn Bray on 087 2057238.
|Track Manager||Trevor Collier||Track Manager||Lucinda McGrath|
|Catcher 1st place||Peter Dobson||Catcher 1st place||Dave Bray|
|Catcher 2nd place||David Courtney||Catcher 2nd place||Brendan McNeely|
|Catcher 3rd place||Ian Massey||Catcher 3rd place||Mervyn Fogerty|
|Race Starter||Gary Flood||Race Starter||Derek Fennell|
|Ribbon Holder finish||Michelle Cotter||Ribbon Holder finish||Andrea Cawley|
|Ribbon Holder finish||Esther Lynch||Ribbon Holder finish||Gill Molyneux|
|Race Results||Kim Sargent||Race Results||Ronan MacDonel|
|Class organiser Manager||Finn Elmore||Class organiser Manager||Lindsay Bond O’Neill|
|Class organiser JI||Susan Bracken||Class organiser||Gill Elliott|
|Class organiser SI||Monica Flood||Class organiser||Emer McKiernan|
|Class organiser 1st||Emily Sweetman||Medal Steward||Richie Flanagan|
|Class organiser 2nd||Jayne Dummer||Race Warden 1||Graham Smith|
|Race warden 1||Jessica Baldwin||Race Warden 2||Lucinda to instruct kids|
|Race warden 2||Ken Brady||back to Lindsay at start|
|Race warden 2||Julian/Catherine Thompson||Car Park Attendants||Pat Bolger|
|Medal Steward||Gerry O’Sullivan/ Lynn Bray||11.00-11.50||Elaine Hassett|
|First Aider||Tim O’Neill||Clean Up|| ALL PA, Averil Harford, Audrey Haas
Anyone who can!
|Strawberries and Cream||Joyce Lea Karen McBride||Trolley collection x3||Ian Battle|
|Fiona Awerbuck 11.30-12.30
Suzie Byrne 12.30-1.30
|Basket collection x4||Ian Battle|
|Ice bags x 10||Ian Battle|
|Cans and popcorn||Debbie McNeely|
|Cans and popcorn||Sally Ann Collier|
Overall in charge, ensuring all going plan ie knowing the order etc of races,ensuring kids go immediately back to the start after completion of race.
Each catcher has responsability to decide on top 3 placings and give medals.*** NO JOINT PLACING ***
|Race Starter||Starts all races|
|Ribbon Holder||Holding finish line ribbon and if required to be a catcher if a catcher’s child is running in the race|
|Class organiser||Ensuring kids are in their classes boys and girls and that they have the correct equipment required for their next race, i.e. egg and spoon,sack,beanbag|
|Race Warden 1||When kids finish race walk them down immediately back down to the start line and pass over to the class organiser. Then proceed immediately back to the finish line to continue.|
|Race warden 2||Ensure all sports equipment is collected from the kids when they cross the finish line and bring immediately to the start line for the next race and then return to the finish line to continue.|
Overall responsibilty for minding the medals and Making sure catchers have medals required before each race
|Car Park Attendants||Ensuring the safety of the children arriving. Fill one side of car park then the other side. Close off with cones if car park full.|
|Race Warden Manager||Ensuring all class organisers have their classes ready and have the correct sports equipment for their races.|
|First Aider||To walk between the tracks and attend to any injuries that occur.|
|Cans/ Popcorn||To walk around and between the tracks to sell cans/ popcorn, fill up when required|
|Strawberries||To walk around and between the tracks to sell strawberries & cream and fill up when required|
|Race results||To immediately take note of 1st, 2nd, 3rd place after race completion. Full name and ensure logged under child’s house colour.|
|BBQ||Colin Bray will advise when you arrive.|
|Race Information||All volunteers to be there for 11.15am|
A family fun date for your diary is Sports Day which takes place on Saturday 18 June. Please put your name forward now to help out. It’s a wonderful fun day for the children and their families, but we do need a large number of volunteers to help it run smoothly! Please fill in the form below or contact any PA member. Thank you!
Come along for a fun and entertaining evening in Aqua on Monday, 25 April. Last year this great night was a complete sell-out, so watch this space and don’t miss out!
What a fun night was had at our annual BSPA table quiz which was held in Howth Yacht Club on Thursday, 4th February. With special thanks to Howth Yacht Club and all our supporters.
Please volunteer for one of the following:
Sports Day – Saturday 18 June
School Books Ordering sub-committee – we plan to set up a small sub-committee to look after this vital fundraising activity.
Contact your class rep or any of us on the PA to put your name forward. We literally cannot do it without you!