Sensory Development for Babies

Sensory Development for Babies

At Park Academy, we know that children learn in many different ways, so we embrace a holistic approach to education from the very beginning. Our baby rooms provide many opportunities for exploration and children are enabled to learn actively within their surroundings. Sensory play is an integral aspect of our early education programme and our team facilitate this

Congratulations Aideen!

Congratulations Aideen!

Today is a very special day at Park Academy, as our longest serving team member celebrates 20 years of service! Aideen started in our ‘Jellytots’ room in Cabinteely in 1996, when her love for children was equally matched by her love for George Michael. Her new role meant that her musical repertoire quickly extended to Barney

Couscous Salad

Couscous Salad

This recipe is a quick and easy way to add some variety into a child’s diet. Couscous salad is perfect for lunch, or an accompaniment for dinner, and will contribute towards your child’s five a day. It also makes a great alternative to sandwiches, for parents who are trying to cut down on their bread

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Our Top 5 Places to Visit Santa!

For the ultimate Santa experience… 1. The Santa Experience – Ilac Centre The Santa Experience is located at the Ilac Centre in Dublin so it’s the perfect destination for Christmas shoppers. The event, which is run in association with Dunnes Stores, has proved very popular over the past seven years and has won awards including ‘Best

Announcing Our New Outdoor Education Programme in Wicklow!

Announcing Our New Outdoor Education Programme in Wicklow!

Exciting news – we’re expanding our ‘Nature Kindergarten’ education! Back in 2014 we opened Ireland’s first ‘Nature Kindergarten’ in Killruddery Estate in Bray. Today we are proud to announce the expansion our outdoor education concept to our other Wicklow centres, in Greystones and Southern Cross Road in Bray. At the Nature Kindergarten the outdoors are