Dear Principals,

Applications for Numeracy & Literacy Summer Camps/Campaí Samhraidh are currently open.

DEIS, Band 1 & 2, and DEIS rural schools are eligible to participate in the programme. Students identified as at highest risk of educational disadvantage in these schools may be included in the Camps programme in these schools. The programme aims to support pupils’ ongoing engagement with education; to build their confidence and increase their motivation; promote wellbeing and promote learning for enjoyment .

All details of the programme are included in the Summer Camps handbook: DEIS Summer Camp 2022 – Teachers Handbook.pdf (

Expression of Interest forms, Camps guidebooks and additional supports and relevant links may be accessed on:
DEIS Summer Camps 2022 – Navan Education Centre Teacher CPD Courses (

Closing date for Expression of Interest application is Friday May 27th, 5pm

Queries may be directed to the Camps Co-ordinators:

Alan Nelson: (English Camps, Navan Education & Support Centre)
Daithí Ó Murchú: (Campaí Samhraidh, Dublin West Education Centre)