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School Life – Junior School

School Life

School Day

Class instruction is from 9.00 am to 2.45 pm, Monday to Friday.

Activities and After School Care are available from 8.00 am to 9.00 am and 2.45 pm to 6 pm, Monday to Friday.


Dress Code

A clean, tidy, neat appearance is expected of pupils at all times.  Maintaining a high standard of dress while wearing the school Dress Code and Sports Uniform is part of the training we seek to give pupils here at school. We believe that the Dress Code enhances our children’s dignity and respect for themselves and others.


All children must wear a smock in school.

Girls wear a pink gingham smock and boys wear blue. Available from Uniformity www.uniformity.ie 01 2300501. All children should wear a tracksuit and runners for Gym days.

Junior School

The Dress Code as specified below must be worn coming to and going home from school for children from Kinder A to Class 6

A proper fitting –

  • Kilt of their choice, plain or tartan, properly kilted, (elastic at the waist for KA & KB) worn below the knee.
  • White shirt with a collar, which should be always tucked in.
  • Coordinating woolen plain coloured cardigan / jumper.
  • Plain dark shoes, No canvas, sport shoes or casual boots may be worn in school.
  • Ankle/knee length socks or tights.
  • A plain coat, anorak, jacket or raincoat. No labels or logo permitted.
  • A pink gingham smock for Art/Crafts is required to be worn over their kilts. KA & KB wear smocks at all times.
  • Hair should be clean and tidy and tied back from face. No scarves should be worn.
  • A bracelet, a ring and one pair of stud earrings may be worn. No nail varnish and no makeup permitted


The following may not be worn in school: designer/lettered or label tops, pleated skirts, scarves, polo necks, sweatshirts, sport shirts or sloppy cardigan/jumper. Runners may not be worn outside PE.


Children from Kinder A to Class 6 must wear the Teresian School tracksuit which is available from

Uniformity, Dun Laoghaire (Tel 01 2300501).

The Sports Uniform consists of:

  • Teresian Junior School Tracksuit for all
  • a plain white collared aertex shirt
  • royal blue Teresian shorts (for classes 5 & 6)
  • White runners and white socks
  • Gymnastics shoes available from Dance World

For Hockey

  • Children in Classes 1-6 require a hockey stick, gum shield and shin pads. Shoe bag required for gum shield, pads and gym shoes.

For Basketball/Tennis

  • Children in Classes 1-6 require a tennis racquet and a basketball for Summer Term. Please ensure that the correct size basketball is purchased (classes 1-4 need size 4 and classes 5-6 need size 5)

Please Note

All clothes worn to school should be clean, properly pressed and the correct size and should be clearly marked with the student’s name.

When choosing clothes for school, it is recommended to buy clothes that are easy to wash, dry-clean or press. This is essential to maintain the tidy appearance requested of students at all times.

Regular checks of the Dress Code will be carried out throughout the year.

Aladdin Connect

The Teresian Junior School uses Aladdin Connect for student attendance and to communicate with parents. We strongly encourage all parents to download the app to facilitate this communication. Parents will receive login information at the start of the academic year.

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Parents' Council

Parental involvement is promoted in The Teresian School. Parents are encouraged to become members of the parent’s council, volunteer for yard duty, volunteer as guest readers, help on school tours, sports day and special school celebrations.

The Junior School Parents’ Council is an active body of parent volunteers who work with the Junior School Principal.

Parents’ Council 2021 – 2022

ClassParent 1Parent 2
Kinder AJulia CorriganLeah Quinn
Kinder BHazel CraigLouise O' Gorman
Class 1Marie Louise DelahuntyClaire Sheehan
Class 2Jess McGuiganTara Hayes
Class 3Sinead BoyleSakthi Saranya Govardan
Class 4Alison QuinnCiara Hegarty
Class 5Jorge FlorezTanya Wyley
Class 6Rachel TierneyTahera Khorakiwala
StaffRose PhelanClaudia Sabato

Constitution of The Teresian Junior School Parents Council

Student Council

Student Council 2020 – 2021

“The Student Council is a group of students who put together ideas to continually make the school better. We discuss any problems or issues that arise and try to solve them. We suggested a school canteen at the beginning of the year and we love our new school canteen.”

Isabella Ramsay, Class 6.  


Here in The Teresian School we issue newsletters compiled by students and staff at least once a term. These newsletters inform the entire school community of the achievements and of our  goals going forward. Please take the time to read through our newsletters.

See Our Newsletter


Please Note: Books will be provided by the school in August as part of the Book Rental Scheme.
Books are provided through the Book Scheme. If you would like a copy of a class book list, please contact the Junior School office: secretary@teresian.ie.

Stationery Lists 2022-23

Junior School

Upcoming Events


Summer Holidays Begin

1:00 am - 12:59 am

Class 6 Farewell

9:00 am - 6:00 pm

School Tours

9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Junior School Sports Day

9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Easter Holidays

1:00 am - 12:59 amTeresian School

Parent Teacher Meetings

2:30 pm - 5:00 pmonline

Parent Teacher Meetings

2:30 pm - 5:00 pmonline

St. Patrick’s Day Break

12:00 am - 11:59 pm

Seachtain na Gaeilge

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

World Book Day

8:00 am - 5:00 pm