The following will ensure a smooth, safe and enjoyable Gael Scoil experience.
Throughout the program, there will be a paid security guard and registered nurse. There will also be multiple volunteers who will be watching the children to ensure their safety.
If at any point you want to talk to someone about any issues or questions, please request a volunteer call for a committee member.
If your child is sick, keep them home. Any child that shows symptoms of an illness, COVID or not, will have their parents called and requested the child be picked up.
Registration starts at 8:00. The program will start promptly at 8:30
Enter Notre Dame through the second/back ramp. There will be signs for the Gael Scoil
Once inside the building, there will be a registration table with Gael Scoil volunteers
A waiver will be sent home and collected here, or you will be able to sign one there
If you have not paid, you will be able to pay here via cash, check or credit card (by Paypal)
Your child will be escorted to the next table
You are requested to leave your child with us at this point. This is for the safety of all children. We cannot have random adults wandering around during the program
At the next table, the children’s coats will be tagged and hung on a Gael Scoil rack. This will be locked up during the program
The children will be given their bag, materials and broken up into their group
They will enter the cafeteria through the send set of doors where Gael Scoil volunteers will guide them to their team area
Snacks and drinks will be available at this time
During the day:
One the program starts; the children will be assigned at least one male and one female volunteer that will chaperone them through the weekend. The children will be made aware of who to go to if the need anything
Saturday will have a continental breakfast. Sunday will have a full Irish breakfast. Lunch will be served both days. There will also be snack times
Water and juice will be available
WE WILL BE GOING OUTSIDE
Please have the children dress appropriately in layers to accommodate the temperature indoors and outdoors
We will have activities, such as soda bread making, that will be a little messy
Dress comfortably as will be moving from classroom to cafeteria to outdoors.
We will distribute the swag before dismissal Saturday. Please have your child wear this on Sunday
The program will end at 3pm on Saturday. You can collect your children from the cafeteria, but they will be dismissed. PLEASE DO NOT REMOVE YOUR CHILD FROM THE CAFETERIA UNTIL THEY ARE DISMISSED OR YOU SPEAK TO AN ADMINISTRATOR
There will be a mass at the end of Saturday starting at 3:45
AOH Joe Cahill Division 10. PO Box 9952. Hamilton, NJ 08650