No Staff Meeting Friday 5th November

As per communication which was distributed at the end of September,  I would like to remind you that there is no staff meeting today (Friday 5th November). School will finish at the normal time of  1.10pm for infants classes, 2.10pm for classes from 1st to 6th and after school care will operate as usual. In line […]

Super Smiley Junior Infants :)

Welcome back everybody! It put a smile on my face today to see Junior Infants coming back to school after the mid-term break with big smiles on their faces! 😀 😀  We heard lots of news about the things that everyone got up to over the break and we drew pictures about our news too! Rumour has it […]

What season is it again??

It may be autumn and the leaves are falling from the trees but in Seomra Trish we have a tree that has just started ‘growing’…our sound tree! So far it has nine sounds and fourteen words. After Halloween I can imagine it will come into full bloom with the help of some very careful gardening. […]

Halloween Hazards

In Fourth Class today we discussed the potential hazards of Halloween for children; we spoke about Trick ‘r’ Treating and the need to be careful regarding walking on footpaths and crossing roads, we agreed that Trick ‘r’ Treating in a group is safer than going alone. We also chatted about the dangers of Bonfires, Bangers […]

Adventures in the woods!!!

Junior Infants went on a very exciting trip today to the woods…….well when we say woods we mean the wooded area at the back of our school!! The children had lots of fun collecting sycamore leaves and conkers from deciduous trees and pine cones from evergreen trees! We had been learning about these trees over the […]

Let’s be fair

This week as part of Croí na Scoile Senior Infants were exploring the important idea of fairness and today in class we had a special Fair and Share day where we made an extra special effort to be fair to all the people in our class and ensure we thought about how we could all […]

Pyjama Day Fundraiser

Today we raised a sum of €340 for the Educate Together National Fundraising Day. We had lots of fun wearing our pyjamas to school and look forward to many more fun fundraisers! Thanks from The Student Council.

Making Fireworks!

This week Senior Infants learnt how to make spatter paintings using some paint and a toothbrush! Inspired by a video of a fireworks display we worked so well together and were very patient taking our turns at using the paintbrushes. The results are some amazing night-time fireworks displays. ( I was hoping to display a […]

Slán agus go raibh maith agat!

Our class would like to thank Karen so much for all her hard work and all the fantastic things she has taught us over the past five weeks. We will miss her lots! Thanks to Karen’s help, we’re still busy knitting hats and making tassels for Age Action Ireland. Our capometer is now at 31 […]

Dress Up Fun

We have been having lots of fun learning about clothes in the EAL room this week. We learned the names of different types of clothes and what they are made from. We learned that shoes can be made from leather, hats can be made from wool and t-shirts can be made from cotton. We also […]