Presentation Primary School Waterford

A great tradition of education in Waterford since 1798


Curriculum Evaluation Report in Mathematics

Our school recently underwent a curriculum evaluation of mathematics by Department of Education inspectors. The inspectors report is now available to read by clicking this link Curriculum Evaluation Report in Mathematics

DEIS Action Plan for Improvement 2023 – 2026

Click here to read our DEIS Action Plan for Improvement 2023 – 2026

Click here to read Schools in the DEIS Programme – Information Note for Parents and Guardians

Child Safeguarding Statement and Review 2023

Click here to read Child Safeguarding Statement 2023

Click here to read Notification regarding the Board of Management’s Review of Child Safeguarding Statement

Annual Admissions Notice – School Year 2024 – 2025

Presentation Primary School Annual Admissions Notice in respect of admissions to the 2024 – 2025 school year is now available. Click Annual Admissions Notice in Respect of School Year 2024 – 2025 to read more.

Enrolment Forms

Enrolment Forms

Click to open Application Form for Enrolment – Junior Infants 2024 – 2025

Click to open Application Form for Enrolment – Other Classes

Click here to watch our ‘Welcome to the Presentation Primary School’ video

Complaints Procedure

The parental complaints procedure was revised and agreed by the Irish National Teachers’ Organisation and the management bodies of primary schools, the Catholic Primary Schools Management Association, the Church of Ireland, An Foras Pátrúnachta, the Muslim Primary Education Board, Educate Together and the National Association of Boards of Management in Special Education in 2023. It is designed to provide an open and clearly defined process to facilitate parents/legal guardians in raising concerns about their own child/children in an agreed, fair and transparent manner.

Click here to open Complaints Procedure

How can I help my child in Primary School


Your child learns to communicate- in English and Irish. Your child learns to listen, to speak, to read and to write in both languages. These language skills provide a basis for learning other languages and are important for learning in all other areas of the curriculum.

You can help your child at home by: Read More

E.A.L. Pupils

Pupils for whom English is not their First Language

We offer school support for pupils whereby English is not their first language. Pupils enjoy play based activities in the Junior classes and progress to themed based activities in the Senior Classes. Pupils can use Duolingo to help with their English.



Home School Links

Hello Everyone!

Welcome to our Parents’ Room area here in the Presentation Primary School.



November 2023 – English classes starting after we return from midterm break. Dance starting the end of the month.

December 2023 – Make up classes

Lots of parents and their kids participating in an online cookery course on Monday evenings.

Keep up to date with what is happening in our school by calling to Helen McGovern HSCL in the Parents’ Room.

Helpful links:

National Parents Council

Department of Education and Skills

National Council for Special Education

Your Child in the Primary School – Tips for Parents

Healthy Lunches

Primary School Curriculum

Children and Young People’s Services Committee


Parenting and Education in Ireland

Standardised Tests Scores

Help your child learn with some practical everyday ideas to keep your child entertained Help My Kid Learn