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#School Costs survey

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Parents report going hungry over cost of sending their children to school
# Back To School
# Back To School

Parents report going hungry over cost of sending their children to school

Aug 2nd 2018, 6:05 AM 12,225 Views 52 Comments

Average back-to-school costs have risen at all levels since last year.

Parents pay €275 per child on secondary school books
# Back To School Burden
# Back To School Burden

Parents pay €275 per child on secondary school books

Aug 2nd 2017, 12:05 AM 11,586 Views 63 Comments

“August will be extremely stressful for me… I will lose sleep and I will worry,” one parent said.

Infographic: The cost of sending a child to school in Ireland
# School Costs Survey
# School Costs Survey

Infographic: The cost of sending a child to school in Ireland

Aug 1st 2013, 7:00 AM 14,769 Views 85 Comments

Children’s charity Barnardos has laid out the results of its annual School Costs Survey in this very handy and informative graphic

Child missed 17 days of school because they had no lunch - Barnardos
# School Costs Survey
# School Costs Survey

Child missed 17 days of school because they had no lunch - Barnardos

Aug 1st 2013, 7:00 AM 15,544 Views 138 Comments

Barnardos’ annual School Costs Survey has revealed that parents are continuing to struggle to meet the cost of sending their child to school.

How much does it cost you to send your child to school?
# Budget 2014
# Budget 2014

How much does it cost you to send your child to school?

Jul 6th 2013, 8:15 AM 10,860 Views 52 Comments

Barnardos wants parents to help them get the big picture.

Graphic of the Day: Barnardos' School Costs Survey
# Barnardos
# Barnardos

Graphic of the Day: Barnardos' School Costs Survey

Aug 1st 2012, 12:46 PM 5,972 Views 25 Comments

Barnardos has provided TheJournal.ie with this graphic which outlines numerous findings from its School Costs Survey.