Busy Fingers @ Brannoxtown CNS

Afterschool Club 

Our Afterschool Club by Busy Fingers Creche, is provided on-site at our school, four days weekly, Monday to Thursday. Children availing of the service bring an additional snack to school after which they begin any homework and when finished, enjoy a range of games and activities, led by Suzanne Dowling.

Children in the Junior Room can avail of the service for up to three hours, from 1:30 to 4:30 (from Monday, 21st September). Children in classes from 1st to 6th can avail of the service for up to two hours, 2:30 to 4:30pm.

  • The cost of a place at the Club is €7.50 per hour, €13 for two hours and €19.50 for three hours.
  • The Club has a maximum of 12 places, daily.
  • For parents who have committed to the service, their child’s place is guaranteed and payment is due if/when children are absent.
  • Flexibility to offer one-off places to other children on a given day will depend on availability.
  • For regular users, a deposit of one week’s fee is payable upon accepting the position available for your child.
  • Fees are payable to Busy Fingers by cheque, cash, standing order or direct debit one week/month in advance.
  • Deposits are refunded when the child’s time is completed in the Busy Fingers Afterschool Club.
  • A member of our school staff will remain on-site during the Club.
  • Please complete and return the form below to outline your needs for the Busy Fingers Club at our school.

 Busy Fingers Afterschool: Enquiry Form, MS Word (download)

ECCE Scheme / Pre-school 

The Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) Scheme provides early childhood care and education free-of-charge for children of pre-school age, from the beginning of September each year. Children can participate in the ECCE Scheme from 2 years and 8 months of age and continue until they transfer to primary school (ensuring they have not reached 5 years and 6 months at the end of the pre-school year).

Busy Fingers Creche will provide the ECCE Scheme at Brannoxtown CNS from September 2021. The service is for three hours daily, from 9am to 12noon. Please complete and return the form below to outline your needs for the Busy Fingers Pre-school at Brannoxtown CNS.

 Busy Fingers ECCE: Enquiry Form, MS Word (download)