Peace Proms 2017

Peace Proms 2017

The fifth and sixth class pupils sang with the Peace Proms Choir consisting of 2,500 children in the RDS on Saturday 4th of February.  A sincere word of thanks to Ms. Wynne for doing all the rehearsals with the children over the past 3 months and for her enthusiasm and hard work.  Thank you also […]

After-School Clubs

After-School Clubs

There are currently three afterschool clubs running in the school from 2:40-3:40pm. Tuesday: Tin Whistle with Miss Farmer & Alannah Wednesday: Chess Club with Tony and supervised by Mrs. Prior Thursday: Quiz Practice with Mrs. Dunne.

Credit Union Quiz

Well done to our U13 and U11 School Quiz Teams who participated in the Credit Union Quiz yesterday in the Radisson Hotel. Congratulations to our U11 Team who came second in the quiz consisting of Ben, Rowen, Aisling and Christopher. What a great achievement!  Thank you to Mrs. Dunne for training the teams for this […]

RSA Streetsmart

RSA Streetsmart

The RSA are working with all the pupils in the school over 3 days this week on road safety, walking and cycling on the road and crossing the road. A sincere word of thanks to the RSA for this fabulous free interactive resource that they have provided our school with and to the Community Centre […]

New Playground Equipment

New Playground Equipment

The Board of Management has purchased lots of new play equipment for all classes to use while on yard at break and lunch each day.  A huge emphasis has been put on play, exercise and having fun in order to promote healthy lifestyles  in conjunction with our Health Promoting Schools Project.  Here is a photo […]

New Outdoor Magnetic Wall Games

New Outdoor Magnetic Wall Games

The Board of Management has purchased six new outdoor magnetic wall games for the pupils to play during break and lunch time.   These games are 4 in a Row, Ludo, Draughts, Noughts and Crosses, Snakes and Ladders and Chess.

Oral Language Homework for January- Weather

Oral Language Homework for January- Weather

Scroll down for the Renoir painting “The Umbrellas” Oral language homework  12th-26th January (3 weeks) Please spend 15-20 minutes on this each Thursday. Sign and date this sheet to show that it has been completed. The questions are divided into junior/senior, but you can ask whatever questions suit your child. Weather JI-2nd       […]

Pupils visit the elderly for Christmas

Pupils visit the elderly for Christmas

The fifth and sixth class pupils visited the elderly residents of Castlemanor Nursing Home on Friday 9th of December. They sang songs, danced and played music before presenting each of the residents with a handmade Christmas Card and two plants for the Nursing Home. We wish everyone in Castlemanor Nursing Home and in the Retirement […]

New Playground

New Playground

There was great excitement today when the fourth class pupils were the first class to get to play on our new school playground.    

New Classroom

New Classroom

The Junior Infant pupils moved into their new classroom today and there was great excitement.