Friday, January 27, 2012



Friday 27th January at 8 pm – Carraig Hotel, Carrick-on-Suir


The Parents' Association of Newtown Upper National School would like to invite principals, teachers, parents and Boards of Management to attend this public meeting where they will be given an opportunity to make comments, if they wish.  Local politicians and media have been invited.


Ms Breda Fitzgerald, Principal of Newtown Upper National School, will give a talk on the devastating effects the proposed changes would have on rural schools.



Monday 30th January at 8 pm – Park Hotel, Dungarvan


The Parents' Association of Whitechurch National School, Cappagh invite you to a public meeting which will be attended by senior public representatives – Paudie Coffey, Ciara Conway & Seamus Healy TD's.  You will have a chance to voice your concerns over the Government cut backs in our Primary Education systems.


Comments and questions raised will be presented to the local representatives to bring to the Minister of Education.  This meeting will raise the profile of all our schools and ensure that the voice of all rural schools in Waterford will be taken to Dáil Éireann.