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# School

Last week
7th July 2024 - 13th July 2024
Poll: Would you switch to a 'dumbphone'?
Back to School Allowance to be paid out to over 126,000 families this week
Last month
June 2024
Almost one-third of students feel they don't belong at school, says new report
Calls for Foley to 'press ahead' with parent survey on school patronage promised last September
Parenting: 'I can still vividly remember the stress, tears and dread of my Leaving Cert'
Margaret Lynch
Record number of Leaving Cert students to sit exams today - starting with English Paper 1
This year
2024
Teacher accused of historical abuse at Dublin school too ill to attend court
Teenager arrested as UK school goes into lockdown after three injured
Poll: Should single-sex schools be phased out?
A third of Irish teens go to single-sex schools - but new research shows they don't want to
Parenting: Can we stop the madness of uncomfortable and costly school uniforms?
Margaret Lynch
School refusal: Some strategies for parents dealing with this growing issue
Bronagh Starrs
‘Rugby tackled’: New survey shows 27% of children with disabilities have been restrained at school
Man in his 70s charged with 23 counts of historical assault at south Dublin school
Jennifer Whitmore: The school transport system is not serving the communities that need it
Jennifer Whitmore
Last year
2023
Debunked: Fake News site spreads baseless claim of a second stabbing at a school in Ballymun
Parenting: 'As a rough guide, I would say to expect 78 new WhatsApp groups per child, per term'
Margaret Lynch
Schools are removing outer doors on bathrooms to crack down on students vaping
Eamon Ryan says school exam system 'not serving our purposes'
Bus Éireann stands over ban on over-70s school bus drivers amid shortage
Leaving Cert results: Grades adjusted upwards again due to pandemic disruption for students
Pandemic had no impact on the 'vast majority' of 13-year-olds' transition to secondary school
There were over 15,600 Ukrainian pupils enrolled in Irish schools at end of school year
Parenting: No more school lunches to be made? Praise be!
Margaret Lynch
Opinion: Young people deserve and need sound guidance on healthy relationships and sex
Ciara Lynch
SNA who resigned after alleged 'miscarriage' remark had 'little faith' in complaints process
Parent: 'When she can’t figure something out for homework, we head into nuclear meltdown'
Margaret Lynch
Teachers who qualified abroad able to register in Ireland amid staffing shortages
Debunked: No, refugees are not still being housed at a school in Drimnagh
All time
Girl takes High Court action against primary school over alleged failure to stop harassment from male student
School books free at primary level next September but exclusion of secondary criticised as 'baffling'
Tánaiste suggests 'nominal fee' for school bus tickets next year
Poll: How fondly do you remember your school days?
'We've no way to buy cheaper uniforms': Parents facing price hikes ahead of new school term
Uvalde school where mass shooting took place to be demolished
Six people killed in blasts at boys' school in Kabul
Taliban announcement a clear sign girls will be allowed to return to school
Opinion: We owe teachers our thanks for the last two years whether we give them gifts or not
Margaret Lynch
There's a 'national obsession' with the points race, says Harris highlighting CAO changes
9 in 10 teenage girls aged 15-17 agree consent is always required for sexual activity