General Information

Governing Body

The school is run by a Governing Body elected by the parents at the Annual General Meeting. This Governing Body consists of:

  • Chairman
  • Vice-Chairman
  • Secretary
  • Treasurer
  • School Principal
  • 3x members (minimum)

Mother’s Group

The Mother’s Group is in charge of all fundraising activities for the school as well as general support for school functions and activities. Little Beacons relies heavily on the time and inputs of mother’s and they are an invaluable part of the school’s operation.

The Mother’s Group consists of a Chairlady and at least 2x representatives from each class.

School Times & Terms

Little Beacons terms coincide with the National School Terms. Dates for the terms can be found here

The school day begins at 08:00 and ends 12:00. In order to assist working parents, children may be brought to school from 07:00.

Aftercare is available at additional cost until either 14:30 or 17:00. Further information can be found here.

Daily Requirements

Each child is required to have a good sized suitcase/backpack that is marked clearly with your child’s name and that it contains the following:

  • Spare set of clothing
  • A warm top / jersey
  • Daily message book (please ensure that this is signed daily)
  • A healthy lunchbox for midmorning snack (incl a juice/juice bottle)
  • A fruit (dried or fresh) to share with the class every day
  • Should your child remain for aftercare, please ensure that a second lunchbox is packed for lunchtime. The school will provide a late-afternoon snack and drink.