Monthly Archives: February 2011

World Book Day

World Book Day 2011. This year’s event takes place on Thursday  March 3. Each Holy Cross pupil will receive a token for €1.50, which can be exchanged for a special World Book Day Book, or can be used to get … Continue reading

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When I Grow Up . . .

What would you like to be when you grow up? From astronauts to architects, First Class dressed up today as the people they’d like to be when they grow up.

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4th Class News

We’ve been on an amazing adventure in 4th class. We started by practicing our drawing skills using the upside down drawing technique. Imagining an amazing adventure we drew pictures and used relief printing to create images of people and things … Continue reading

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Percent for Art Scheme

Holy Cross National School would like to commission a Visual Artist to design, create and develop artwork for an enclosed courtyard, intended for use as an outdoor classroom.   We would like this piece of work to be informed by the … Continue reading

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Wizard of Oz Auditions

We’re putting on a school production of “The Wizard of Oz” & have been busy preparing for it.  The following roles have been cast for the musical: Dorothy – Saoirse O’Brien Scarecrow – Clodagh Briggs Tinman – Barry Kennedy Lion … Continue reading

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Chinese New Year

We celebrated Chinese New Year in school last week.  Have a look at the photos from Mrs. Kennedy’s & Ms Dee’s classes.

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2nd Class Make a Photostory

Some of the 2nd class pupils have been busy gathering news for their very first photostory.  Have a look at it, it’s great!   2nd Class News PhotoStory

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School Website is a Scoilnet “Star Site”

We received great news from Scoilnet today. They have given us  a  “Star Site” award!  In their words “The star site accolade is given to school websites that display best practice in terms of navigation, wealth of content and up-to-date material. … Continue reading

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Latest Photos of New School

Our new school building is progressing very well.  Have a look at the latest photos taken today, 1st of February.

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Ag siopadóireacht

Rinneamar Photostory bunaithe ar an téama “Siopaí”.  We’ve been learning all about shops in our Irish class.  We decided to make a Photostory about it. Siopaí

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