A lively Parents’ Association meets regularly for social events, fund raising and to provide information for new parents.
Examples of recent fund raising events are: Stonewall Folk and Function Band Concert, Richie Remo Concert and dance, Collegiate School Walk, Recipe Book, 10 km Run, Cookery & Flower Arranging Demonstration & Parents Dance.
The Chairperson is Dr. Noel McKenna. The Committee meet on a monthly basis and Mr. Johnston Reid, Principal & Mr.Martin Killoran, Deputy Principal, Mr. Eric Clarke & Mrs. Maureen Windrum are ex-officio members.
Mrs. Sheila McElwaine is Hon. Treasurer with the assistance of Mrs. Annamarie Woods, Hon. Secretary is Mr. Alan Mackarel. Committee members are: Ian Keating, Heather Wilson, Wendy McChesney, Mark Gillanders, Gary McAdoo, Garry Nicholl, Nigel Russell, Allen McAdam, Doreen Browne & Vanessa Donaldson.
An Garda Siochana were the guest speakers for the Autumn 2017 AGM and they gave an excellent talk on internet safety and security. The AGM was Tuesday 4th October 2016 with motivational guest speaker Mr. Shane Martin. The Association is working on it’s next major fundraiser which is a night with the Stonewall Folk and Function Band, in the Four Seasons Hotel on Friday 3rd February 2017. Details on funds raised are available through the School Office.
Parents and families always assist at the annual sale of work and a great day is had by all.
Plans are currently afoot for a Spring 2018 activity.