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# Back To School

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The average back-to-school spend is now €1,209 per child
Parents urged to apply for increased Back to School Clothing allowance
Good news for parents: Back to school allowance is going up by 25%
Back to School: 'I was broke and suffered from depression, which I drowned out with alcohol'
Conor Reynolds
Tipp and Kerry derbies the highlights of the Dr Harty Cup and Corn Ui Mhuiri quarter-final draws
'I found it really tough because I couldn't even type': What it's like to go back to education
Lorraine Courtney
Car tip: Keep kids safe for the school run by using the right seat
This Cork dad ROARING at his kids in the car about going back to school is the greatest
12 essential facts of life for teachers in Ireland
Tunes to Take You to a Happy Place
This school in Monaghan has had a main road running through it for the past 27 years
Nine new Educate Together schools opening this week only 'scratching the surface'
This teen perfectly recreated a cringey childhood outfit for her school photo
This photo perfectly encapsulates the first day back at school
A mam's celebratory back-to-school photos are going super viral on Facebook
It now costs almost €800 to send a child to first year in secondary school
Sending a child back to school costs over €1,000
This mam received a deeply ironic letter from her son's school about his spelling
Evelyn Cusack ruined every Irish kid's Sunday evening last night
Poll: What are the best school days of your life?
'My four year old is ready to start school, but am I?'
Claire Micks
8 things all Irish kids secretly loved about going back to school
9 back-to-school offers that should have never existed
What to do if your child's hair gets infested with head lice
This reporter managed to break a kid's heart on his first day of school
Just how expensive is this time of year for parents? It’s the week in numbers
"The price of sending kids back to school is ridiculous" - parents want school crests taken off uniforms
Poll: Should schools be forced to allow generic uniforms?
A lot of parents are struggling to afford back to school costs
Principals face high levels of bullying and even violence from pushy parents
Cork students quizzed on the street during teachers strike, fail miserably
Lawrie among four Irish golfers going back to school after losing Tour card
These back-to-school fails will give you some major second-hand embarrassment
The Big Idea: The Dublin education company building a global audience of 1 million students
Open Thread: How do you feel about sending your little one off to school?
9 memories from the first day back to primary school
Opinion: Does your child have bed-wetting issues? Positive reinforcement is essential
Niamh O’Reilly
Bus Éireann technical glitch leaves families waiting for yearly tickets
9 crucial back-to-school supplies every 90s kid coveted
Pre-treating schoolchildren could cause head lice to mutate, parents warned