Welcome to the PDST JCSP website
Here are the Department of Education and Skills Circulars M28/96 M44/00 and 0005/2007 establishing the JCSP and the expansion of the Programme together with a copy of the Inspectorate Report "Building on Success" and Guideline notes as to how Circular M44/00 can be implemented in school.
Applications are now being accepted for the 01/15 round - Summer Celebration initiative grant of €100. Please login and apply in the usual manner. Queries? Email email@example.com
Congratulations to all who took part in Make a Book Dublin (11th - 13th March). We welcomed a record-breaking 2,259 visitors during the 3 days of the exhibition and were very impressed with the high standard of entries this year. In total, between Cork and Dublin we welcomed 3,376 visitors! Here are the details of prizewinners from the ever popular Make a Book Quiz (all schools have been contacted and prizes disptached):
|Caoimhe Fitzpatrick||Ardscoil Chiarain Naofa|
|Barry Mulvey Healy||Ballinteer Community School|
|Eoin Huges||Banagher College|
|Kerrie Levingstone||Bunclody Vocational College|
|Edus Morkeliunus||Castleblayney College|
|Rahman Korean||CBS Mount Sion|
|James Sullivan||Clifden Community School|
|Dylan McLoughlin||Colaiste an Atha|
|James McCarthy||Galway Community College|
|Dean Doyle||Marino College|
|Ciara Ennis||Mercy College|
|Leah Gunning||Mercy Secondary School|
|Kieran Fords||Moyne College|
|Sophie Behan||New Cross College|
|Leon King||Plunket College|
|Declan McCready||Rosses Community School|
|Rebecca Delaney||St Dominic's Secondary School|
|Kate Elena Tobin||St Joseph's School Waterford|
|Jamie Healy (Walsh)||St Kevins College|
|Sydney Byrne||St Laurence College|
|John Hanifin||St Nessan's Community College|
|Prahal Beeputt||St Pauls CBS|
|Wiktoria Izbinska||St Tiernan's Community School|
|Patrik Hatras||Tullamore College|
|Jamie Hutton||Tullow Community School|
Make a Book 2015 - Here is the letter and poster sent to schools for the 2015 exhibition - Millennium Hall, Cork, Wednesday 25th to Friday 27th February and Civic Offices, Dublin Wednesday 11th to Friday 13th March 2015.
Material Resources Order Form available to download here
We are delighted to announce the winning entries to the recent JCSP Competition "Create your own Maths Board Game"...
1st place: CBS Westland Row "Race to the Finish",
2nd place: Newport College "Musical Numbers",
joint 3rd place: St. Enda's Community College "Survival" and Rossa College "Mental Maths Game
Highly commended: Maria Immaculata College "Sum up" and Presentation Secondary School, Clonmel, "Have you got the time?"
With 200 students participating, the judges had a tough job! Every student will receive a specially commissioned Certificate of Participation.
INITIATIVES 2014: A copy of the letter sent to schools (here) together with the Initiative Booklet is available to download here. CLOSING DATE EXTENDED TO 1PM 13TH OCTOBER
Click on the Videos button on the right hand side of this screen to see JCSP in action in schools.