18 Nov · Maura · No Comments

Debating Team

DEBATING:   Our 6th class debating team, coached by Ms. O’ Neill and Tara Reilly, have been very busy over the last number of weeks researching, preparing and practising for the upcoming Primary Debating Festival. The team representing our school are: Cian Nolan, Cian Searing, Eimear Phelan, Thomas O’ Reilly, Cian Gibney and Matthew O’ …


17 Nov · Maura · No Comments

Bug Hotel

The Bug Hotel Nuala Madigan of the Irish Peatland Conservation Council, Lullymore, made a presentation to each of the five Second Classes on 16 November. Each session lasted for approximately 45 minutes and was in two parts. The first part consisted of an illustrated talk on invertebrates delivered in a very child friendly way. The …


11 Nov · Maura · No Comments

Fun Run

This year, 4th to 6th class have set themselves a target to run a half marathon by the end of the year. The first stage took place on Friday 23rd October. Ms. Fogarty led the classes with a warm up in the school yard before the children and teachers set off at different paces on …


9 Nov · Maura · No Comments

Kildare County Council Youth Endeavour Award 2015

Congratulations to Craig Enright of Dunmurry Rise, Kildare for receiving a Youth Endeavour Award from Kildare County Council. Craig is in Ms. Kelly’s 4th class. “10 year old Craig is a great asset to the estate because any time there is a clean up or work to be done, Craig is the first out and …


2 Nov · Maura · No Comments


Hurling: Our u-11 hurlers competed in the division 3 this year recording one win and narrowly losing out to Twomilehouse. This experience will stand to them as they will also be part of the u13 team which will begin in April. Well done to all! Indoor Hurling league continues every Thursday at lunch times for …


1 Nov · Maura · No Comments

Mr. Whitlow’s 2nd Class

Mr. Whitlow’s class have been very busy so far this year. Here are photos of some of the activities that they have been working on. [metaslider id=1848]