St Joseph’s Secondary School, Rush
Europe's first CFES School of Distinction

Free Classes & Courses For Parents/Guardians

Information regarding free classes and courses available to all parents/guardians of the St Joseph's School Community. Organised by our Home School Community Liaison (HSCL).
Free Classes & Courses For Parents/Guardians

Some of the Free Classes and Courses for Parents/Guardians in St Joseph's

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Parents Plus: This popular 7-week course takes the guesswork out of parenting teenagers! It is a great way to meet other parents and guardians and discuss any issues you may be having at home with your teenagers or to get advice on how to keep a good relationship with them.

Fridays 10am – 12pm

Term 1: September to December
Term 2: January to March

*Pre-registration essential.


Crochet/Crafts: Every Thursday from 11am-12.30pm. All materials are supplied and if you are working on something, you can bring it along. Beginners are catered for and it’s a lovely relaxed way to learn something new and meet new people. No need to register for this course, just show up!


Mindfulness: This 8-week class is always very popular with parents/guardians. A stress-free 2 hours is guaranteed!
Starting during Well-being Week onTuesday October 1st 1.20-3.20pm.
*Pre-registration essential.

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Coffee mornings: We are lucky to have a dedicated Parents’ Room in the school and we often hold coffee mornings here. It is a lovely way to spend an hour when the kids are all in school.

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Figure out Maths: A fun, interactive way of learning how to use maths to save money and time and also learn some useful tips on supporting your child with maths. All levels and abilities welcome.

Starting during Maths Week 14th October

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Coming soon – keep an eye out for texts from the school.

Cooking and Nutrition: A great way to learn simple, healthy recipes and meet new friends.

Pilates: Coming soon!

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For further information, to book your place or to volunteer to give a course to our parents & guardians please contact me on:
086-0201209 or

Yvonne Kiely
St Joseph's Home School Community Liaison

Oct 26
Mid Term Break
Dec 23
Christmas Holidays
Feb 15
Mid Term Break
Mar 17
School Closed- Bank Holiday
Convent Lane, Rush, Co. Dublin
01 843 7534
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