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Term 2

March 22nd, 2024

It’s been a busy Term 2!

Seachtain na Gaeilge

March 16th, 2024

Ghlac na daltaí páirt i réimse leathan gníomhaíochtaí cosúil le Tráth na gCeist Kahoot, ceol, ealagus cluichí spraíúla le haghaidh Seachtain na Gaeilge. Bhí an-spórt acu agus bhain siad an-taitneamh as!




War Horse

March 15th, 2024

The children in the senior room have being studying the novel ‘War Horse’ over the past number of weeks. Here is a selection of some of the visualisations they created based on the novel.


Say Yes to Languages

March 4th, 2024

We will be commencing French lessons on Wednesday 10th April for 8 weeks.

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Mid Term Break

February 15th, 2024

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School reopens on Monday 19th February

Happy Pancake Tuesday

February 13th, 2024

Pancake Tuesday is always a great day at school!

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Christmas Concert

December 7th, 2023

Final preparations are underway for our Christmas Concert. Children have been preparing songs, poems and tunes to share with the community. You will also hear the nativity story as you have never heard it before – the senior room have written diary entries which narrate the story through the eyes of the characters themselves. A night not to be missed!



DSPCA Webinar

November 28th, 2023

We were delighted to have Anne from the DSPCA come online to talk to us on Tuesday.

She spoke about animal safety and what we can do to help all animals.





Hot Air Balloons

November 10th, 2023

They are finally up! Children in the senior room finished their unit of learning on hot air balloons by designing papier-mâché hot air balloons which now take pride of place in our classroom. The children also looked at the physics of hot air balloons in SESE, studied poetry on the topic and even wrote their own acrostic poems. 25ED7D25-3671-4151-B388-4A6003500B99  1D5C0240-A91E-45B1-9D9D-20230858BA20  075E6461-8E5A-45CF-BC0C-FAE642EDB55C  D4390FDE-CBB0-41BE-913A-B8CC9F09A457  286E92DC-90EB-4994-9135-AB43D901683F 35A04F9C-A0E3-4088-9398-1F5468FB64A8

SEAI Workshop

October 23rd, 2023

Today we were fortunate to have a webinar with Lukasz from SEAI.

Lukasz spoke to the children about saving energy and introduced the children to Guzzler!

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We also carried out an experiment with Lukasz, we made A Balloon Rocket!




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