Portumna Community Childcare Group Ltd.St. Brigid's Road,
Mission StatementTo provide Quality, Affordable, Accessible and Integrated Childcare Service for the Portumna Area.
Acorn to Oak Childcare - Now Enrolling
Babies / Wobblers3 Months - 2 Year
Equipment for this stage of development is chosen with a view to the baby crawling, seeing, hearing, touching and reaching.
Baby massage is a speciality.
Toys for this stage of development are chosen with this in mind.
Toddlers2 - 3 Years
Pre-school with introduction to montessori in the mornings.
With experienced montessori teachers.
Activities for this age include creative and imaginative sensory based activies, music and drama etc.
Montessori - Incorporating Pre-School ActivitiesExperienced montessori teachers
Holistic montessori environment,
Including; practical life, sensorial, language, maths, culture
Sensory / Therapeutic Based Activities
Including; sand & water play, modelling clay, arts & crafts, music & movement.
Including; yoga, circle time, roleplay, baking, outdoor activities.
The breakfast club is available from 8am - 9:15am Monday to Friday.
A designated member of staff will bring the children to St. Brendan's National School each day.
Acorn to Oaks promote a healthy diet, within their breaks and meal breaks.
Breakfast consists of glass of milk / juice, wholemeal toast and a choice of cereal to prepare them for the day ahead!
WhizKidz After School Club
The service includes:
During 2011 / 2012 academic term a full day care service can be availed of during school closures.