Parental Involvement

Parental involvement is actively encouraged at the school. We firmly believe that parents play a vital role in their children’s education and need to feel ‘part’ of the school.

We hope that you find this section of our website both informative and helpful.  If, as parents, you have any suggestions for improving this section or any other part of the website please do not hesitate to contact us.

Links that are of interest to parents of students enrolled at Colaiste Chraobh Abhann are listed on the menu on the left of this page.

Links to websites of interest to parents in general are listed in the Links section.

Links to the following publications, which should be of interest to all parents, are provided below.  Click on the relevant link.

  1. DON'T LET YOUR CHILD MISS OUT - a publication for parents from the NEWB on the importance of school attendance.
  2. Straight Talk - A guide for parents on teenage drinking from the HSE  and HSE Health Promotion Information website.
  3. A Parent's Guide to Drugs
  4. Wicklow Sports Directory - A comprehensive guide to clubs and facilities in County Wicklow
  5. Wicklow Community Directory - A directory of all services in County Wicklow
  6. Back to School Clothing and Footwear Allowance
  7. Frequently asked questions: Pandemic (H1N1) 2009 (Swine Flu) information for parents
  8. External Agencies and Support Services Information Booklet for Parents
  9. Information and Advice Booklet for Parents and Students on Homework and Study
  10. Study Guidelines for Parents
  11. Information on financial supports available to 6th Years transferring to further or higher education - This website is a convenient and user-friendly source of information on financial support for further and higher education.
  12. Cannabis and You
  13. Drugs - Know The Facts

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