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  • 27/09/2012
    Places still available under the CETS Scheme!!! At Anne Carton's Creche we still have a number of places available for children of qualifying parents who are attending a FÁS training course or a Further Education programme (Youthreach, VTOS, STTC or BTEI) administered by a Vocational Educational Committee (VEC). Qualification for the scheme will be determined by FÁS and the VECs. For further information on the CETS Scheme contact Sligo VEC on 071-9194800.
  • 17/09/2012
    A big welcome to all the new kids that have joined Anne Carton's Creche this term. We hope that all of you enjoy your time here with us. Also a big welcome to all the returning kids, it's great to have you back! And for all the children that have moved on from our montessori groups to BIG school we wish you lots of happy times in your new school.
  • 21/06/2012
    Our annual performance with the Montessori Group took place at the Collooney Hall today at 11 am. This year's show 'Mother Goose' showcased the superb talented students that we have here at Anne Carton's Creche. A big thanks to Eily Kilgallon for the ongoing work that she has put in with the children and also thanks to the whole team for their continued support this year. Finally, well done to all the children for a wonderful show!
  • 15/06/2012
    Congratulations to all of our pre-schoolers that took part in the Yeats' Day celebrations on Wednesday 13th of June! We were very impressed with their performance of the poem 'To A Squirrel At Kyle-Na-No'. Thanks also to Eily Kilgallon who put in a lot of work with the children throughout the year. Well done! 'To A Squirrel At Kyle-Na-No' Come play with me; Why should you run Through the shaking tree As though I'd a gun To strike you dead? When all I would do Is to scratch your head And let you go. William Butler Yeats
  • 12/06/2012
    W.B. Yeats Birthday! Sligo is celebrating W.B. Yeats's birthday on Wednesday June 13th with activities throughout the day in Sligo. Eily Kilgallon and the children of Anne Carton's Creche are performing as part of the choral poetry event which is taking place at 12.30pm at the Library. This will be the first outdoor performance at the County Library’s new garden stage at Stephen Street.
  • 06/06/2012
    Wednesday June 6th 2012 W.B Yeats Birthday Celebration RTE Radio One is coming to the Creche on Wednesday 6th of June. They will be talking to the children who have been doing Speech and drama with Eily Kilgannon, about W.B. yeats. All the children will recite a poem for the programme and will be asked questions which they have been rehearsing on the poet.
  • 21/05/2012
    Activity Week 21st -25th May 2012 Monday 21st: Teddy Bears Picnic in school garden. All children bring a teddybear to school. fun activities and treats provided. Tuesday 22nd: Baking with our chef Anne Carr. Children will bring home their baking delights. Wednesday 23rd: Trip to Tumble Jungle in Ballina. A bus will collect children from the pre-school at 9.30 am and they will be returned at 2pm. Lunch will be provided. Thursday 24th: Sports Day - (weather permitting) All kinds of activities in our outdoor play area with prizes for all. Friday 25th: Fancy dree - all children come to school in fancy dress -Treats provided. After school care - Trip to Funny Bones Play Centre followed by food at McDonalds.
  • 23/02/2012
    iPods! The recent iPods workshop was great fun with both Montessori classes taking part.The children loved it. They made cupcakes, coloured, learned French, fixed broken bones, learned about the stars & the planets… All in a mornings work! Thanks to Cara, ICT Coordinator at Sligo VEC and Caroline, Jenni & Marie from the Childcare course at Sligo College of Further Education for coming along to help out.
  • 03/06/2010
    Anne Carton's Summer Camps will be up and running from Monday 28th June to 13th of August. These camps are suitable for 2-4 year and 5-12 year olds. See 'services' section for more details... Downloadable application form available.
  • 03/06/2010
    The creche will have reached its 25th anniversary this September. We will be having a family funday on the 12th of September to celebrate this milestone. All welcome.
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