The School Day
The First Day
The first day of a new school is exciting but can be a little worrying. We are here to help your child settle into their new class.
On the first day, please arrive at school a little early and come to the office. We will take you and your child to their classroom to meet their teacher. They will be shown where to leave their belongings before joining the rest of the class.
New children are given a class buddy to help them
settle and find their way around school.
Please make sure that you are on time to collect
your child at the end of their first day and make
sure to leave up-to-date contact details with the
What to Bring
● Water Bottle
● Indoor Shoes
● 2 Healthy Snacks
● Packed Lunch or Order School Lunch at the school Office
● Change of clothes for younger children
At ISL you can feel happy in the knowledge that your child can have a healthy hot meal every day. Lunches are prepared on site and ordered daily from a weekly menu issued in advance. This allows you the flexibility to choose at home with your child and select favourite meals through the week. A vegetarian option is
Some children prefer to bring a packed lunch and enjoy familiar meals prepared at home. It is also possible to combine the two options during the week.
We ask that children bring healthy snacks to eat during the school day. These include carrot sticks, cucumber, peppers, fruit, yoghurt etc. We ask that you do not send your child to school with sweets, fizzy drinks, chocolate or gum.
Hot Lunch Charges
€6 – includes soup and main course
Beyond the School Day
Morning & After School Childcare
Childcare is available before school from 8:00 and after school until 17:00
- Before School: FREE
- After School: €1 per 15 minute unit
After School Clubs
We offer a range of after school clubs to enrich the curriculum and offer a fun experience for all our children. Clubs differ each term and have included Zumba, Art, Fun Fitness, Mindfulness, Yoga and An Introduction to Spanish.
Clubs are available every day 15:30-16:30 excluding Wednesday.
- Clubs range from €5-7 (depending on materials)
(Currently not operating due to COVID restrictions)