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11 Mar · Maura · No Comments

World Book Day 2019

Thursday March 7th marked World Book day 2019. Along with our annual buddy reading initiative this year we decided to go one step further and dress as our favourite author or character from a book and what a success it was. There was a fabulous buzz around the school as the children got in to …

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11 Mar · Maura · No Comments

ESB Science Blast 2019

Mrs. O Dwyer’s 5th class took part in the ESB Science Blast 2019 last week with their project ‘How do gears make cycling easier?’ Science Blast is specifically run for Primary Science Schools. The children were delighted with the great feedback they received from the judges.

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4 Mar · Maura · No Comments

5th Class Army Bootcamp

The army ran a bootcamp morning last week for children from 8 different local schools. The 5th class children completed a circuit which involved going under cargo nets, cross country running, climbing over fences and using ropes to climb a slope. They all had great fun! Pictures below are of Mrs. O Dwyer’s class.

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4 Mar · Maura · No Comments

Eason Spelling Bee County Final

On Monday 4th March we hosted the County Final of the Eason Spelling Bee. Emily Shanahan from Ms. Moolick’s 5th class represented us as our school champion….and she played a blinder. Although nervous starting out Emily kept her composure and took each new word in her stride giving each new spelling plenty of thought before …

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23 Feb · Maura · No Comments

Valentine’s Crafts

Ms. Hyland’s 4th class went all out to show love on Valentines day with their lovely fabric and fibre love hearts.

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17 Jan · Maura · No Comments

Young Scientist RDS

Mrs. O Dwyer and her fifth class attended the Primary Science Fair in the RDS again this year. They presented their project entitled “Why do bicycles have gears?” The class had many visitors to the stand including Simon Harris, Fiona O Loughlin and the judges!

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12 Dec · Maura · No Comments

Robin and the Sherwood Hoodies

The curtain was raised on Robin and the Sherwood Hoodies and what a show it was. We are so immensely proud of the children and their performances over the four days. It took a lot of hard work from the children, staff and parents over 10 weeks to bring the show together. Well done to …

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15 Nov · Maura · No Comments

Tickets on Sale!!! Robin and the Sherwood Hoodies

The opening night of the much anticipated ‘Robin and the Sherwood Hoodies’ is nearly on us. Shows will be on Thursday 22nd, Friday 23rd and Saturday 24th.  Tickets for the shows are available to buy in the school office. The children have put in a huge amount of time and effort over the past few …

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4 Nov · Maura · No Comments

China

Ms. Heffernan’s 6th class studied China before the Halloween break. They presented their work to their class and also integrated the topic into art lessons by constructing Chinese Dragons.

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22 Oct · Maura · No Comments

Maths Week – Emo Park

Mrs. Hutchinson’s 3rd class were lucky to get chosen for a trip to Emo Park during Maths week. A lovely lady called Martina gave us a tour of Emo house while at the same time engaging in a maths trail noticing all the 2D and 3D shapes all around us such as the trapeziums (a …

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