First Class Book List 2017/18

Booklist for 1st Class 2017/18




English:                                                                                           Publisher:

Just Handwriting Pre-Cursive 1st Class                                     (


Operation Maths 1st Class                                                               (Edco)

Maths Time 1                                                                                        (Edco)



Abair Liom C                                                                                      (Folens)



Each child will need a pencil case with every item labelled containing the following:

5 pencils / 1 sharpener / 1 eraser

1 packet of Twistables

2 x black whiteboard markers

1 Large Glue Stick

3 x   A4 Plastic Document Wallet


Please ensure that all books and copies are covered and clearly labelled with your child’s name and class on the front cover.


Money to be paid to the school office.


Pupil Insurance                                                                                                    €   6.00

Membership of Educate Together                                                                     €15.00

Book Rental Scheme                                                                                             €5.00

(*Book Rental deposit )                                                                                       €10.00

Photocopying                                                                                                        €20.00

Art & Resource Materials                                                                                   €16.00

Copies (All copies to be bought by the school for entire year)                   €5.00


Swimming (must be paid before activity occurs)                                        €35.00

School Tour                                                                                                           €25.00


Total Cost                                                                                                           €127.00 or

(if book rental deposit has not been paid already)                    €137.00


*If not already in the scheme


  • We are currently introducing a new online payment system, further details will be available in June.


  • If paying by cheque please make all cheques payable to Portlaoise Educate Together N.S.


If you have difficulty paying the monies due, please contact the school office immediately to arrange an instalment plan. Any costs paid in instalments (as agreed with the school), will go towards the school costs in order, as listed as per booklist.