Classes of 20/21

Classes for school year 20/21      

                                         2nd class:

                  Mr Sweetman (Ms McMahon’s class)

                 Ms Corrigan/Ms Carter ( own class)

                 To be confirmed (Ms Whitfield’s class)

                                        1st Class  

            Ms Bolger (Ms O’Hora’s)

            Mr Doran (Ms Brennan’s class)

                    Ms Walsh (Own class)

                    To be confirmed (Ms Lynch/Ms O’Reilly’s class)

                                  Senior Infants

            Ms Dempsey (own class)

            Ms Tuohy (own class)

            Ms O’Reilly/Ms Greene (Ms Donaghy’s class)

            To be confirmed (Ms Lee’s class

                           Junior Infants Teachers

            Ms Donaghy, Ms O’Hora and Ms Courtney

Learning Support Teachers:

                       Ms Egan 

                       Ms Kelly/Ms Lynch

                       Ms McMahon

                       Ms Sharkey

                       Ms Boyle




First Holy Communion


Dear parents,

We are delighted to announce that the First Holy Communions 2020 will take place on:

Saturday 22nd August at 11 am for Mr Doran  and Ms Casey’s classes


       Saturday 29th August at 11 am for Ms Bolger’s and Ms Courtney/Ms Greenes class

Unfortunately due to Covid 19 restrictions we can only have two adults present at the ceremony for the child to receive Holy Communion..

Please see the  letter below from the parish priest regarding the First Holy Communion. Thank you for your continued support at this time.

Click to access letter.pdf


Welcome Back!


Hi there and welcome back. We hope you had a safe and peaceful Easter. Although the school is closed due to Covid 19 there are lots of activities for students to engage in to continue learning.Please check out this website for further updates!

Don’t forget to log into the school digital library. There are so many books to choose from. Below are the details for your child to log in. Just ring this number for support to log into myON.  Phone:   0863029199

Hi there and welcome to myON. Our school site is located at school name is listed as Darndale Junior NS.

 myON is here to help ensure  students can keep reading and learning even if schools close. To support you and your child please see the parent’s guide:  Parent Guide to myON (003) (1)

Your child’s username is their first initial and then the surname so Peter Jones is P.Jones. The password is the same as the username.

There are lots of books to read and your teacher can set you some work too! Have fun catching up on some reading.


Happy Easter to all our families


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1.Happy Easter to all our families. I hope you all have a well deserved break. Here are a few activities and challenges to keep you busy!

2.Log into myON at Type in Darndale junior NS. Your username is your first intial dot and second name and the password is the same as the username. So Peter Jones is  P.Jones. There are lots of online books for your child to read! If you have any problem just email

3.Watch RTE School Hub on RTE 2 Monday – Friday 11am to 12pm.

4. Keep healthy – Joe Wicks PE lesson live on YouTube at 9am- but can be watched anytime during the day

5. Here is a lovely story to read to help your child understand what is happening with Covid 19.    Click here: Tony Turtle stays at home

6.1. Acts of Kindness – write down a list of acts of kindness you can do while on lockdown, choose one or two to do each day and watch as you spread the happiness! Examples could be: clean your bedroom, help make dinner, take the clothes out of the washing machine, help hang the clothes, give someone a compliment, write someone a letter, leave a nice note around for someone. I’m sure you can come up with lots of other ideas too!

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Hallowe’en Fun


The children of Our Lady Immaculate JNS in Darndale had lots of fun at Hallowe’en. Our annual Witch Walk was a great success and everyone enjoyed creating pumpkins in their classes. Congratulations to all the raffle winners. A big thank you to all the parents for their support of the Witch Walk and raffle. A special thank you to our parents who painted our fabulous pumpkins and decorated the assembly hall!