Knitting lessons will commence on Wednesdays from 3-4pm after the midterm break until Christmas. All children from 3rd to 6th class are welcome to attend. Wool and needles will be required and we will be collecting fluffy and normal socks. If any parents would like to help out, please get in touch.
Someone Like Me Art Competition This fantastic competition aims to raise disability awareness among primary school children and give them a greater understanding of what unites children of differing abilities. Pupils were given the task to create a piece of art in any form to showcase what “Someone Like Me” means to them. Well doneContinue reading “5th and 6th Class”
A huge thank you to Eugene McGuigan who made and donated a Buddy Bench to the school. We will now enjoy decorating this bench over the coming weeks!
John Hayes from Special Branch woodcarving visted the school on 22nd October to demonstrate woodcarving to the children. The children enjoyed watching John carve a skull head from wood. A big thank you to the Tidy Towns Committee who sponsored this event.
October was a busy month in the infant room as we learned all about Autumn and Halloween! In Aistear and SESE, we learned all about autumn animals – owls, hedgehogs and squirrels. We learned that some animals are nocturnal and some are busy getting ready for hibernation. We went on an autumn hunt to findContinue reading “October in Junior and Senior Infants”
September was a super busy month in the infant room [hence the very late post!] as the new Junior Infants settled into the routine of “big school”. The Senior Infants have been very helpful in helping their new classmates settle – well done to all! We would like to share some of our learning fromContinue reading “September in Junior and Senior Infants”
We have updated our email address. Going forward, all emails should be sent to the following address: email@example.com
A final reminder that our cake sale will be held tomorrow, 25th October at 10:30am. All donations of sweets and treats would be greatly appreciated. Raffle: A raffle will be held for a Halloween cake, kindly made and donated by Collette Gleeson and a Halloween Skull [see pictures below]. Raffle tickets are 50c per stripContinue reading “Cake Sale”
The Team Hope Christmas Shoebox Appeal is taking place again this year. All shoeboxes must be returned before Friday 8th November. Further information is available at the following link; https://www.teamhope.ie/christmas-shoebox-appeal/
Just a reminder that the cake sale will be held next Friday, 25th October at 10:30am. It would be greatly appreciated if sweets and cakes could be made and brought to school on the morning of the cake sale. Contributions of any plastic/paper plates, bowls and napkins would be greatly appreciated. We will be supportingContinue reading “Halloween Fun”