5th and 6th classes got together and made crosses from rushes to celebrate Saint Brigid’s day. There is an old tradition where a piece of cloth is left outside as well as a cross the night before and Saint Brigid blesses them both. The next morning (Saint Brigid’s day) they are brought into the house […]
Scholastic Book Fair will be at the school next week. Each class will get an opportunity to visit the book fair each day during school hours to look at and purchase books of their choice. If we reach the last copy of any book we will order the book for the child and it should […]
Have a look at all the fruit faces that children made as part of their oral language theme on food! Well done everyone!
Our ‘Run around Europe’ Challenge went so well, that we have decided to take on ‘Climb the Heights’ skipping challenge. We will begin our challenge on Monday, January 21st for four weeks. If one skip represents one metre – how many mountains do you think you can climb? Click on the following link for information […]
Our theme for Oral Language Homework this month is food. Here is a link for some nursery rhymes about food: https://www.bigeyedowl.co.uk/show_songs.php?t=8 Here is the famous photo by Charles Ebbets “Lunch atop a Sky Scraper” Ø Who are these men? Ø Where do you think they are? (Rockefeller Center, New York) Ø What meal are they […]
We hope you enjoyed our two Christmas shows, which we performed on December 19th.
All parents, grandparents and extended family are invited to our Christmas performance/ carol service on Wednesday. The Junior classes (Junior Infants to second class) will perform in the KILLYGARRY COMMUNITY CENTRE at 12.45pm on Wednesday 19th December. The Senior classes (third to sixth class) will have their carol service in KILLYGARRY CHURCH at 7pm on […]
Thank you very much to everyone who brought in food and selection boxes for the Lions Club and St Vincent de Paul Christmas appeals. We are very grateful for your donations. They will now be distributed to the needy in the parish.
Congratulations to all the pupils who participated in the 23rd Annual Swimming Gala on Wednesday 12th of December. The winners were as follows:- BACK CRAWL U10 Boys Back Crawl: Ben – 3rd place U10 Girls Back Crawl: Ailing – 1st place, Amina – 3rd place and Laoise – 4th place U14 Boys Back Crawl: Dylan – […]
Here is the portrait ONE OF THE FAMILY by George Cotwell. Consider the following: · What family members are in this picture? Look carefully! · Who do you think the old lady is? Do you think she lives with them? · What meal are they eating? · What foods are they eating? · What animals […]