Monthly Archives: April 2011

Latest Photos of New School

Our new school is really taking shape.  As you can see from the photos, the classrooms are being painted and some of them even have floor covering at this stage.  You can see lots more photos of the project from … Continue reading

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Junior Infants talk about Chicks

Ms McPartlan’s class have had some very special feathery guests in their classroom for the past few days. As you can see from earlier posts, they even incubated these chickens & ducklings.  Here are some of the children talking about … Continue reading

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Discover Primary Science Logs

We’ve been very busy over the past few months conducting experiments as part of our “Discover Primary Science” programme. Here are some photostories of the logs we’ve prepared.  We’ll be submitting our logs for a “Discover Primary Science” award. Wish … Continue reading

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Easter Art

3rd Class made some beautiful Easter nests and eggs from clay. Happy Easter from everyone in Holy Cross National School.

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Easter Bunnies & Swimming Ducklings

Sometimes our school resembles a zoo!  Today some pupils showed us their rabbits & we also had ducklings going for a swim in Mr. Kelly’s room. Rabbits & Swimming Ducklings

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Architecture Workshops

An architect called Oníosa  came to our class for six weeks each Friday.  She taught us about different types of architecture including : arches , Holy Cross church, Celtic crosses, Art Nouveau and doors. We  also made 24 door panels. … Continue reading

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3rd Class Movies about Chickens

Mr. Kelly’s class are proud to present some short movies about their chickens and duckling. They prepared and presented these knowledge-packed movies in class today.  Watch out Hollywood! Part 1 Chickens & Duckling   Part 2 – How the Egg Develops  … Continue reading

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A Poem from 2nd Class

Mrs. Quigley’s girls present a very funny poem called “The Primary Zoo” in this photostory. We hope that you enjoy it. Poem The Primary Zoo

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Schools’ Athletics

Our school team did us proud in the Schools’ Athletics event held in the Waterford RSC. Thanks to everyone for their  help and support today.

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Cheep Cheep!

Great news, the eggs have hatched in Ms McPartlan’s & Mr. Kelly’s classrooms. Look at the photos of the adorable chickens and ducklings.

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