Community

Parental Involvement/Friends of Knocknagoney

All parents at Knocknagoney Primary School and Nursery Unit are actively encouraged to become members. This group of volunteers is vital in assisting with fund-raising activities and organising social events which strengthen our school community and help provide important resources and extra treats for the children.

Here are some of the events they plan each school year:

• Autumn Disco

• Christmas Fair

• Christmas Hamper

• Cinema Treat

• Summer Fun Event

Parent Programmes

Several courses and activities are run throughout the year for parents and other members of the local community:

• Parent and Toddler Group every Thursday morning

• Incredible Years Parenting Programme which is a 14 week course providing strategies for effective parenting in early years

• Phonics and early reading skills course

• Parent and Child Numeracy Support