Junior Infants School Tour

Just a quick reminder that  forms and payment for the Junior Infant School Tour are due next Friday , June 8th 2012. If your child is not intending to go on the tour, we would really appreciate if you could let us know, so that we can finalise numbers with the bus company and with […]

Mmmmmm Cake!!!!

Thank you so much to Maya and her family for the beautiful cake they brought in for Sacra’s Junior Infant class. This cake was to celebrate the birth of Maya’s little baby brother last weekend!It was in the shape of a butterfly, something we’ve been learning all about in class! Everyone had a piece and really […]

June Fest – A new festival for Newbridge

We are delighted to share with you information about the establishment of a new, community-based festival for Newbridge. It is called June Fest and will, appropriately, happen over the June bank Holiday weekend. They have a packed programme of events ranging from an exhibition of work from some of our leading visual artists, to a […]

Karen’s Senior Infants

We have been so busy this week – we are putting the finishing touches to the sets for our plays – they look fantastic.  Our characters are made, our scripts are written and once the set is complete we are ready to put on our productions, how exciting! Photos to follow… In Maths today we […]

OMG it’s Jedward!!!!

Junior Infants are super excited about Jedward being on the Eurovision tomorrow night!! We watched a video and listened to their song “Waterline” on our Interactive Whiteboard today. Then we decided to make Jedward hair or “Jed Heads”!! We had so much fun and there was lots of laughing when we looked at our new […]

Senior Infants News (Michael)

It has been a very busy week this week in Senior Infants. In P.E. we have been practicing lots of different skills including jumping, kicking, throwing javelins, bouncing on trampolines and basketball skills.  We spend a little bit of time on each one and then move to the next activity. In Art we used lollipop […]

Awaiting a title…

Have a peek at the story that we have been working on in 3rd class. We we’ll finish it next week and then work on illustrating  it and making it into a book. We still have to edit it and decide on a title. ‘George stared at him for an answer but the scarecrow didn’t […]

After School Art Class Tuesday 29th May

Art Class will be held on Tuesday 29th instead of Wednesday 30th next week for one week only. It will resume the following Wednesday as usual.  

B.T.S Superstars

Dear Parents/Guardians We are writing to remind you about our CD B.T.S Superstars which you can still pre-order now. We would also like to remind you that our CD launch will be this Thursday the 31 of May from 12:30pm to 2:30pm and everyone is welcome to come. You can also order the CD on […]

Dunmore East Adventure Centre

5th class school tour On Wednesday our class went to Dunmore East Adventure Centre in Waterford. First of all we went rock climbing and had races, there were a few cliff hangers. Next up was archery, Glenn Curran won best archer and even the teachers had a goJ. Then we got our wet suits on […]

All about Kendama

Lots of children who visit my room ask questions about the ‘Kendama’ toy I have,  so I thought I would share a little bit about it with everyone! A kendama (けん玉) is a Japanese toy, you have to get red ball into one of the three cups or onto the spike.   Its a bit like the old game […]


Green School Code Competition

The Green School Committee need YOUR help. As you know we are working very hard for our second green flag which is based on ENERGY. We need your help creating an ENERGY CODE for our school. Some ideas as to what to base your code on: Turning off appliances instead of leaving them on stand-by […]

Clever Crafts Summer Camp

2012 Art & Craft Summer Camps by Clever Crafts: July 9-13: Scoil Mhuire, Newbridge July 16-20: Suncroft National School Camps operate Monday to Friday from 10am to 2pm and cost €65 per child and includes all art materials. A Registration Evening will be held on Wednesday, May 30th, from 6 to 8pm at Suncroft Parochial […]

MS Readathon Thank You Gifts

Well done to all the boys and girls who received their MS Readathon thank you gifts today. The boys and girls in Fifth Class who took part in the Readathon will receive their prizes on Monday.