Staff

Dermot

dsc4737 Dermot 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.

Fiona

dsc4706 Fiona 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.

Eavan

dsc4481 Eavan 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

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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

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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.

Aileen

dsc4685 Aileen 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.

Ciaran

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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.

 

Simon

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Wilma

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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.

Doireann

dsc4747 Doireann loves classroom teaching – her favourite subjects are English and Geography. She particularly enjoys story time and taking classes outside the school on field trips. Her classroom environment supports active class debates and philosophical discussions.

NEWSLETTER 06.06.2018

NEWSLETTER TEACHING AND LEARNING: Welcome Jayne to our school – We are delighted to have you join our teaching staff Jayne !! Third Class have been working on construction and designing a marble game, making hovercrafts using items from re-create. Cian’s class are learning about China. Aileen’s Class are learning about Charlotte’s Web and have […]

Canal Way at Bloom

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3rd class and the Green Schools committee went along to Bloom last week! We saw some amazing gardens and had some fun in the playground. To top off a wonderful day, we also had ice-cream and sat in the sun listening to the fantastic Tanjier band play a set, with lots of cool shout outs […]

NEWSLETTER 25.05.2018

THE GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATION (GDPR) significantly changes data protection law in Europe. We have updated our policies to give you more information about the data we hold and what we do with that data. Please see the following documents on our website HERE. SPONSORED WALK The children will be doing a sponsored walk at 9am […]

NEWSLETTER 18.05.2018

Welcome to this week’s newsletter, Muintir Canal Way A big thank you to all the adults who came and visited for Muintir day this year. We have had two fantastic days of sharing our school with our aunts, uncles, grandparents and friends. Thanks to Hazel for organising and coordinating these days. Thanks to the parents […]

NEWSLETTER 05.04.2018

Welcome to this week’s newsletter, 5 YEAR PLAN: Our school is completing its fifth year this year and management are in the process of writing a new five year plan for Canalway Educate Together. This is a road map for the school, and we shall be engaging with the parents at a workshop evening on […]

20.04.2018 NEWSLETTER

NEWSLETTER: Our Core Value this month is Peace. Aodán’s class performed in Assembly today and sang a song about Peace. SECOND LEVEL SOUTH CITY EDUCATE TOGETHER ENROLLING NOW:  Enrolment for the new Dublin South City Educate Together Second Level School will open next Monday 23rd April at 9am on the Educate Together website. Educate together will be […]

NEWSLETTER 11.04.2018

Welcome to this week’s newsletter,   PERSONAL DETAILS – Please inform the office if you have changed address, email address or phone number. We have noticed that some family’s details are out of date, and we want to update our data base. office@canalwayetns.org HENS – We have taken delivery of two hens which you can […]