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Celebrating Jim’s 25 Years of Service to Waterford Childcare Centre

Date: April 12, 2017 Author: Admin Categories: Blog, General, News

Waterford Childcare Centre (WCC) opened in July 1994 and since then, the centre and the related provision of childcare services has grown to include baby, toddler, preschool and school age childcare with the inclusion of care and education programmes embedded in the frameworks of Síolta & Aistear. Almost twenty five years ago, in early 1992,…

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World Water Day 2017

Date: March 15, 2017 Author: Admin Categories: Blog, Events, General, News

Our Junior Green School’s Committee is hosting an Action Day on March 22nd called Walk for Water.   The older children are invited to bring in a small bucket or basin. We will ‘go on a journey’ to collect some water and walk a while with a basin or bucket balanced on our heads.  …

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Celebrating Together on World Down Syndrome Day March 21st 2017

Date: March 15, 2017 Author: Admin Categories: Blog, Events, General, News

Waterford Childcare Centre is hosting a Lámh-lympics on Tuesday 21.03.17 to celebrate World Down Syndrome Day. Lámh-lympics is our very own Olympics with a twist! Lámh-lympics will include an obstacle course full of jumping, running, climbing, etc. using Lámh sign language to help us through each obstacle! Each playroom has a registration form and Children…

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School Age Crew-zine Issue #2

Date: January 5, 2017 Author: Admin Categories: Blog, General, News

The Christmas-themed Issue #2 of the School Age Club eZine has arrived! The ChristmasZine was produced entirely by the kids and a PDF is available to download here

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School Age Club Crew-Zine Issue #1

Date: November 3, 2016 Author: Admin Categories: Blog, General, News

The kids in our School Age Club have produced a new eZine, simply called the Crew-Zine. Issue #1 has just arrived, so you can find out all about Halloween, browse some short stories and read an interview with Leighanne, one of our staff from the School Age Club. The CrewZine was produced entirely by the kids…

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Welcome Pack For New Parents

Date: September 6, 2016 Author: Admin Categories: Blog, General, News

At Waterford Childcare Centre, we want to keep parents/guardians informed about our vision, mission and how our Centre is structured. Here’s a link to a short PDF Parents Welcome Pack that outlines our Centre.

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School Age Club Newsletter – September 2016

Date: September 6, 2016 Author: Admin Categories: Blog, General, News

Our latest School Age Club newsletter is now available online. This one has an Olympics theme, so find out about all the hurdles we’ve cleared and extra activities we’ve got planned this year! School Age Club Newsletter – September 2016

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Early Years ICT @ WCC

Date: April 4, 2016 Author: Admin Categories: Blog, General, News

In Aistear, the theme of Communicating is about children sharing their experiences, thoughts, ideas, and feelings with others with growing confidence and competence in a variety of ways and for a variety of purposes.

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Hi from the Kitchen! March 2016

Date: March 9, 2016 Author: Admin Categories: Blog, General, News

We had great fun in February with Pancake Tuesday and Valentine’s Day. The children have been busy cooking and baking and we all have had a lot of fun. Our Cookery School made their own pancakes and our chefs prepared 150 pancakes for all of the children and staff to enjoy. Our most favourite topping…

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School Age Club Newsletter – January 2016

Date: January 21, 2016 Author: Admin Categories: Blog, General, News

The latest newsletter for our School Age Club is now online. Find out about mid-term bookings, our Easter camp, cookery school and more. School Age Club Newsletter January 2016

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