The Parent/ Teacher Association (PTA) at St Columba’s is a very important and active part of school life. All parents are eligible for election to the PTA and are elected for a term of two years. There is one teacher nominee to the PTA and five parent nominees on the committee. All parents are encouraged to participate and to assist with PTA events.
Among the activities carried out by PTA are the annual Hallowe’en sponsored walk, Sports day and talks for parents. In addition, the PTA assists the Board of Management and staff when drawing up school policies.
The PTA is not intended to serve as a fund raising body for the school although this can for part of its role. More importantly, it is intended to enhance the link between school and parents by creating opportunities for parents to participate in the life of the school.
PTA Elections on 27th October 2016 at 7pm sharp, in the Parish Room. PTA Information and a Nomination Forms have been sent to all parents. These should be completed and returned to the school by the closing date/time of 2.10pm on Tuesday 25th Oct0ber 2016. Eligible candidates will be listed on a ballot paper which will be […]Read More »