Wednesday, 16 August 2017

Welcome back - hope "your" 😉 LC results went well and you are all well rested and fresh for a new assault, I mean, campaign, I mean, academic year.  Starting with a good one.....
Wednesday 23rd Donegal Education Centre: Catch Up Junior Cycle Presentation. 
2pm      Light Lunch 
2.30       Jacqui Dillon, Director of Donegal Education Centre and Junior Cycle Associate on everything you need to know about the Junior Cycle for the coming year - I hope that's not 'bigging' you up too much Jacqui! Newly appointed Principals and Deputy Principals are particularly welcome, but they may not be on our mailing list yet so please pass on the word. If you can  rsvp to by Monday 21st so we can count numbers. Good luck.

Monday, 22 May 2017

Headspace Pilot Group.
Friday 16th June
9.30am to 1 pm Radisson Hotel Sligo

Wind up Meeting with Ken McCaughey.
1.00pm lunch

Dinner on Thursday is included.
Overnight Single Room B+B €99
Overnight Twin Room B+B    €125
The hotel is busy but a number of rooms have been set aside for us.
Please book directly with the hotel and quote NAPD Region 1
NAPD Region 1 June Meeting.
Radisson Sligo Thursday 15th June 2017 @ 4pm
(Please note Steering  Committee Meeting takes place at 3pm)

4pm Regional  Meeting - for all Principals and Deputy Principals, including newly appointed Deputy Principals

5pm Presentation on Instructional Leadership Initiative from Ms Anne McHugh CEO Co. Donegal ETB
This successful programme has been  running in ETB schools for a number of years now. The initiative will now be offered to all sectors.

7pm: Dinner - all welcome.

Monday, 8 May 2017

NAPD Region1: Sad News

Joe was a great friend to NAPD Region 1. Condolences to his family and friends. May he rest in peace.

St. Mary's Close, Carrick-on-Shannon, Leitrim
Joseph (Joe) Flynn (St. Mary’s Close, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim.) – Former Principal of Carrick-on-Shannon Community School and former Chairman of Leitrim Co.Board. May 6th 2017 (peacefully) in the loving care of the staff at the Mater Private Hospital, Dublin. Pre-deceased by his brother Nicholas and sister Patricia. Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his loving wife Mary, sons Nicholas, Cormac and Joseph, daughter Clodagh, daughters-in-law Lorraine and Sylvia, son-in-law David, grandchildren Orlaith, Nicky, Sorcha, Béibhinn, Tadhg and Paídí, brother Gerard, sisters Mary, Joan and Noeleen, auntie Bridie (Tighe) sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and a large circle of friends.

Rest In Peace
Reposing at his home tomorrow, Sunday, from 3pm until 7pm and on Monday from 5pm until 9pm. Removal to St. Mary’s Church, Carrick-on-Shannon on Tuesday to arrive for Mass of Christian Burial at 3pm with funeral afterwards to St. Mary’s Cemetery. Family flowers only please; donations if so desired to St. Mary’s Conference, St. Vincent de Paul, Carrick-on-Shannon. House private at all other times please.
Date Published: Saturday 6th May 2017
Date of Death: Saturday 6th May 2017

Padraig Burke, Funeral Director

  • Attirory, Rosebank,
  • Carrick-on-Shannon,
  • Leitrim
  • 071-9621343
  • 087-9385571

MAPCarrick-on-Shannon: St. Mary's Church

Monday, 13 February 2017

Meitheal March Book your room early.

An update on our Region 1 Meitheal which takes place  on March 9/10th in the Radisson Farnham Estate, Cavan. Tommie Gorman is our special guest on Thursday evening – his talk is titled 'Keeping Between the Ditches'. On Friday, Tom Moore (PDST) will speak on the ‘The Changing Face of School Leadership’ (no jokes about the wrinkles please…). You are urged you to book your room early to avoid disappointment + 353 (0) 49 4377700

Monday, 16 January 2017

Region 1 Spring Meeting 27th January 2017.

The next meeting of Region 1 NAPD wil be held in the Killyhevin Hotel @2pm on Friday 27th January.
Lunch will be provided from 1pm.
The final session of the Headspace programme will take place from 9am that morning.
Looking forward to seeing you there.


Monday, 12 December 2016

Our next meeting will be on January 27th in the Killyhevlin, details to follow. 
Meanwhile, give yourself an early Christmas present and pencil in the Region 1 Meitheal. It takes place on March 9/10th, Radisson Farnham Estate, Cavan. Details also to follow but don't do a Bethlehem - book your own room early...

Happy Christmas!