Our pre-school caters for boys and girls from 2 and 1/2 to 5 years and runs from 9am to 12pm.

For more information please call into St. Pat’s, Lombard Street or contact us:

Niamh: 089-4883942

Fiona: 085-7307555

Helen: 087-2873892



St. Pat’s pre-school offers the following schemes;

  • ECCE (Early Childhood Care & Education – free pre-school)
  • AIM (Access & Inclusion Model)
  • CCSP (Community Childcare Subvention Plus)
  • CETS (Childcare Employment & Training Scheme)

Daily Timetable

9:00am             Arrival/ Free play

9:30am             Circle time

9:45am             Table top work time

10:20am           Tidy up, wash hands, snack time, clean up

10:45am           Outdoor  play or play in the sports hall

11:15am             Theme based activity

11:40am            Tidy up/Story time

12:00pm           Home time

Children are encouraged to explore, learn and develop at their own pace through a variety of play and daily activities.

Our curriculum is guided by Aistear with elements of Montessori and takes a holistic approach to each child’s learning and development.