Monthly Archives: March 2011

Super Swimmers

As part of their PE programme  all of the 3rd classes have been taking swimming lessons in Splashworld.  Pictured are Ms Wyse’s class with the certificates they received on completion of their aquatics module.

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3rd Class Gardeners

We were very busy last week planting seeds. We planted tomato, sunflower and pumpkin seeds. Some of this work is part of our “Discover Primary Science” programme. We’ll upload more pictures as the seeds begin to grow over the next … Continue reading

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Latest Photos of New School

Our new building is progressing really well.  At the moment we can see the exterior walls being pebbledashed.  Click here to see photos taken from the start of the project to the latest ones taken today.

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Eggs-citing News!

Ms McPartlan’s class and Mr. Kelly’s class have some extra special visitors just waiting to hatch out in their classrooms at the moment. Both classes are incubating eggs, and in a few weeks some ducklings and chickens should be hatching … Continue reading

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Dress up for Work Day

Ms Lonergan’s class were all dressed up for the day in their “Working Clothes”. Have a look at what they’d like to be when they grow up.

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New Recipe

Our bakers have been busy again! This time they made “Rocky Road” bars.  They’re really delicious. Click on the “Play” button to see a photostory explaining how to make these delicious bars. Rocky Road Recipe

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Seachtain na Gaeilge 2011

Táimid an-ghnóthach ar fad ag glacadh páirt i Seachtain na Gaeilge. Idir comórtais ealaíne, tráth na gceist, drámaíocht agus ceoil, táimid ag baint taitneamh agus tairbhe as na heachtraí go léir.

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Quiz Success

Our under-11 quiz team has been very busy recently.  Having won the local Credit Union quiz they went on to represent us in the Regional Final in Clonmel. Here they were also winners and are now going on to take … Continue reading

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Wizard of Oz

As most of you know by now the school plans to stage a production of the musical “The Wizard of Oz” in May 2011. Here are some pictures of the cast reahearsing some of the choral numbers.

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Letter from an Author

Third class read the novel “The Witch Apprentice” by Marian Broderick. They enjoyed the book so much that they decided to write to the author to ask her about her novel and the work she does as an author. Today, … Continue reading

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