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News Archive

News articles and news releases originating from the Educate Together National Office from 2011 and previous years are stored here in chronological order. To stay up to date on all that's happening in our school network, sign up to our newsletter

Educate Together stresses need to keep parental demand central to change process at primary level

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Educate Together welcomes the commitment in the programme for government to addressing the need for ‘multi- and non-denominational’ education. This need is growing more urgent as more and more parents express their preference for Educate Together schools. What do parents want? In surveys conducted in 2012/2013, parents around the country expressed...

Demand for Equality-based education grows in Firhouse as school application deadline looms

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It was a packed house on Monday night (30 May) at Firhouse ETNS when parents gathered for a public meeting on Educate Together’s application for patronage of a brand new school to be opened in Firhouse in 2018.  Educate Together is one of the patrons applying for the school in what’s known as a ‘process’. The Department of Education and Skills...

BREAKING NEWS: Parent groups celebrate announcement of two new Educate Together schools in Dublin

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The Department of Education and Skills has appointed Educate Together as patron to two new national schools opening this September 2016. The schools will be located in Drumcondra/Marino and Cabra/Phibsborough.  Commenting on the announcement, Educate Together CEO Paul Rowe said:  “Well done to the Educate Together start-up groups who have been...

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Lucan Educate Together National School Celebrates Twenty Years!

It was all fun and games at Lucan Educate Together on October 14 as...


Spotlight on the ‘Magic and Myths Unite Unite Europe’ Project in Le Chéile ETNS

Something very exciting is happening in Le Chéile ETNS in Drogheda...

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