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SHRONELL NATIONAL SCHOOL
Scoil Náisiúnta Srónaill
Tel: (062 ) 55189
Kids Ark Preschool & Afterschool
Shronell, Lattin, Co Tipperary
(Located on the grounds adjoining Shronell N.S)
Opened in September 2011 with the Preschool and started the
Afterschool in September 2014.
Free Preschool Places
9:00am to 12:30pm Monday to Friday
Non ECCE children €12.50/day
What is the Early Childhood Care and Education Programme (ECCE)?
The Early Childhood Care and Education Programme (ECCE) is designed to give children
access to a free Pre-
Information for Parents
The childcare provider is paid €62.50/week to provide each free place.
All staff working with children in early year’s services will have to have a minimum Level 5 on
the National Qualifications Framework qualification in early years care and education,
or an equivalent qualification by September 2015.
In addition, by September 2015, Preschool Leaders delivering the free Pre-
programme will have to have a minimum Level 6 qualification, or equivalent.
Associated documentation must be completed, signed and dated by all parties. The
Period covers the first four weeks of the September term only.
Children with Special Needs
Parents who wish to apply for a waiver of the upper age limit or to avail of the
on a pro-
apply in writing to the Childcare Directorate not later than 1st July of each year.
How do I know which Pre Schools are currently in the Programme?
A list of current ECCE services is available from your local county childcare committee.
13:30pm to 17:30pm
Monday to Friday
13:30pm to 14:30pm €5/hour
14:30pm to 17:30pm €12.50/day
13:30pm to 17:30pm €15/day
Childcare Education and Training Support Programme (CETS)
If you are a parent and taking part in an eligible ETB/Solas course you can avail of the CETS
What is CETS?
The purpose of the programme is to support parents on eligible training courses and eligible
categories of parents returning to work, by providing subsidised childcare places. CETS is
administered on behalf of the Department of Education.
Places can be full-
(Easter & Summer Camps)
Contact Josephine @ (087)6375388