Slumber Party

By |2019-02-12T10:09:33+00:00February 12th, 2019|News|

On Mon 4th Feb, we all came in early and built a fort out of yoga mats, blankets and cushions. We ate pancakes and just chilled out for the day playing truth or dare. I beat the most jumps on a skipping rope without stopping record (49). Funnily enough, that one day was the warmest [...]


By |2019-02-12T09:55:54+00:00February 12th, 2019|News|

Wed 6th Feb Colin Harte came in to help us with woodwork. We did sawing and squaring and learned what all of the tools did. At the moment we are in the process of making small wooden planes. We started by measuring a plank of wood into a rectangle of 200mm. We were in groups [...]

Democratic Education – Film Screening and Discussion.

By |2019-01-14T16:47:24+00:00January 14th, 2019|News|

Sligo Sudbury School Thursday January 31st, 2019 6pm - 8pm ALL WELCOME! Democratic Schools is a film for those who are not already experts in the politics of education. It is a film that tries to show, as factually and objectively as possible, what unites these schools that assemble once a year under the visionary [...]

End of Year Greetings

By |2018-12-24T10:48:37+00:00December 24th, 2018|News|

Season's Greetings! So much has happened in these short months it's difficult to know where to begin. Since opening in September with an exceptional staff team and 14 students we have established a strong democratic foundation for our school community through negotiation and compromise at our School Meetings, and have seen a wide variety of [...]

Our Wishlist with Thanks

By |2018-09-18T07:53:22+00:00September 18th, 2018|News|

  A big thank you to all of the generous people who have provided us with books, furniture, equipment, time and advice so far to get us off the ground.  If you missed your chance and would like to help out or provide something for the children at Sligo Sudbury School please see the list [...]

Staff Opportunities at Sligo Sudbury School

By |2018-08-13T17:59:46+00:00July 16th, 2018|News|

Sligo Sudbury School is currently recruiting staff members to join our team from September 2018. Overview of the Staff Member role The staff member role is vitally important to the successful running of the school.  Staff members are role models for the children, and their primary purpose must be to demonstrate how to live in [...]

Sudbury on TV3 July 4, 2018

By |2018-07-16T11:51:11+00:00July 4th, 2018|Media, News|

Gayle Nagle from Sligo Sudbury School, Bernard Moran from Wicklow Sudbury School, together with Julie Meehan on TV3 Ireland am July 4, 2018.  Click on link below to view. Independence Day!! TV3 Ireland AM