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.

 

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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.

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ETHOS: This month, our Core Value is Friendship. We are having a Positive Mental Health week for the children next week, and shall have visitors and lots of fun activities during the week. ETHX Secondary School Campaign Update The ETHX campaign will hold a public meeting in the Griffith Barracks school hall on Thursday 31 […]

Winter Fundraiser

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5th/6th managed to beat last years record of just over 500 euro for Focus Ireland! We raised 830.49 for the Simon Community. Thanks so much to everyone for your contributions!

Winter Concert and fundraiser

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We had a fantastic two mornings on Tuesday and Wednesday for our 2018 winter concert. The hall was buzzing with singing, jokes, poetry and amazing performances from all of our classes. A big well done to our sixth class for presenting so well. We also want to say a huge thank you to all of […]

Newsletter 06.12.2018

Welcome to our Newsletter – 06/12/2018 Garden Volunteers Wilma and Ingrid are looking for volunteers in the school garden for this Saturday 8th December from 9am – 12pm. We will be installing the new timber edging and planting up the new woodland border. Volunteers should bring gloves, tools for planting and spades. Please let the office […]

N£EWSLETTER 22.11.2018

Newsletter Nov 21st 2018 ETHOS: Human Rights month is in progress, and children are enjoying learning about rights, wants and responsibilities. SCHOOL PLANNING Following workshops, staff meetings, and reflection on our journey so far, we have drafted a School Vision Statement and Mission Statement which will form part of our School Plan. We are proposing this draft for […]

DRAFT VISION & MISSION STATEMENT

Vision Statement Canal Way Educate Together aspires to create a school where children can reach their highest potential in a safe, nurturing and respectful environment. Our vision at Canal Way Educate Together is to graduate happy, engaged, open-minded, empathetic, educated citizens.   Mission Statement Canal Way Educate Together National School (CWETNS) is a child centred, co-educational, equality based, democratically run primary school […]

Newsletter 11.11.2018

Welcome to this weeks newsletter, Table Quiz this Friday – see below for details – Table Quiz fundraiser at 8pm, Friday 16th November, McGowan’s Pub in Harold’s Cross. More details below. Ethos – Core Value for November is Equality. This month is Human Rights Month. Human Rights are a pillar of our Ethos, and children […]