Monthly Archives: June 2011

Many Hands Make Light Work!

Our “Big Move” happened over the past few days.  It would not have been possible without the fantastic support of all of the wonderful volunteers who turned up and worked so hard to help us move everything into the new … Continue reading

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Sports Photos

Pictured below are our many medal winners from the annual school sports. Heartiest congratulations to all of our pupils for their enthusiastic participation in the recent events.

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Basketball News

Holy Cross boys’ basketball team have had a great year.  Recently they won the Scoil Mhuire Perpetual Shield, beating off stiff competition from the boys of St. Declan’s school in Waterford. The final score was 10-6.  Well done to all … Continue reading

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Four in a row for Holy Cross scientists

We’ve just received our fourth successive award of Science and Maths Excellence from Discover Primary Science. A big CONGRATULATIONS to all the pupils and teachers who took part this year. Lots of great work was needed to compile the Discovery Logs and … Continue reading

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Latest Aerial Photos of New School

You can really see the fantastic progress on our new school with these latest photos. We’re nearly there!  

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4th class Gardeners

WE GREW POTATOES! Jessica, Jack and David brought in large pots. Before we planted the potatoes, we predicted how many would grow. They were planted in April. We couldn’t believe how much they grew over the Easter holidays. The potatoes … Continue reading

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Senior School Sports

We held our Senior School Sports today, and despite the poor weather we managed to run the whole event successfully.  Well done to all of the participants, supporters and staff.  Special thanks to the Order of Malta for also being present.

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Tramore Library Summer Reading Scheme

Tracy from Tramore library paid us a visit today to tell us about an exciting summer reading project which will be running in the library during the summer.  The aim of the scheme is to encourage children to keep reading … Continue reading

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3rd Class feature in magazine

3rd class, room 20 are avid fans of the “National Geographic Kids” magazine. They wrote to the editor of the magazine, and enclosed a picture of them reading the magazines during their library time.  The editor published their picture in … Continue reading

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3rd Class Authors

The children in 3rd class,  room 20 have been very busy writing stories. They turned their stories into books, complete with beautiful illustrations.  For the past few days they’ve been busy reading their stories for the children in Junior and … Continue reading

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