Operation Transformation at the school

Operation Transformation at the school

One of our parents, Lorraine O Neill is a leader on RTE’s Operation Transformation. She came to the school with her camera crew this week and filmed us running around the yard doing our “Daily Mile”. You can watch the programme on RTE 1 on Wednesday 19th Feb at 9.30pm and hopefully see a clip.

Oral Language Homework January: Homes and Houses

This month we are discussing houses and homes. ART Look at the paintings of folk artist Karla Gerard. Click here for her website. Ø What are the things that many of Gerard’s paintings have in common? (houses, trees, lots of colour) Ø Can you pick out paintings representing the different seasons? Ø What shapes does […]

Swimming Gala 2019 Results

Congratulations to all the children who participated in the Swimming Gala in Cavan Leisure Centre on Wednesday 11th of December 2019.  The results are as follows:- Back Crawl U10: Odhran (3rd) and Vivian (1st) U12: Oisin (3rd) and Aleksandra (2nd) Breaststroke U10: Aimee (2nd) and Amina (3rd) U12: Max (2nd), Charlie (3rd) and Mia (1st) […]

Our Christmas Show

Our Christmas Show

We are really looking forward to our Christmas show on Tuesday 17th and Wednesday 18th of December at 7pm in the Community Centre. Here is a sneak peek at what’s to come!        

Circus in Killygarry

Circus in Killygarry

What fun we had on Friday when Corvinio’s family circus came to our school! This amazing family entertained us with juggling, acrobatics, sword-balancing, aerial balancing and clowns. But the highlight of the show was the incredible 9 year old contortionist, Cameron, who could bend himself into all sorts of weird shapes!

What goes in what bin??

Our Oral Language Homework this month is THE ENVIRONMENT Recycling: Plastic bottles, plastic containers, cardboard, paper (newspapers, magazines, mail, old books etc)  aluminium cans (drinks cans), tin cans (food cans), tetra pack cartons (milk cartons) All items in the recycling bin must be clean, dry and loose. Wet items will be removed and dumped in […]

How our recycled plastics are used

Our Oral language homework this month is THE ENVIRONMENT   What can our recycling be used for? Milk Jugs & Other Plastic Containers Bottles and containers used for milk, shampoo, laundry detergent and household cleaners are lightweight and tough – but they usually are made from a different type of plastic than beverage bottles. What […]