Monthly Archives: February 2012

6th Class News

We had Maths Day on February 15th.  We wore clothes to school that had mathematical ideas on them, such as patterns, numbers or stripes.  We played maths games on-line and did extra maths activities in class.  As you can see … Continue reading

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Goodbye Katie

All of her friends in senior infants would like to wish bon voyage to Katie, as she sets off for Australia.  Keep in touch with us Katie!

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Holy Cross Swimmers

Congratulations to the 3rd class pupils from room 23 who have just completed their swimming lessons in Splashworld.

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Richie Hayes pays us a visit

We were delighted to welcome Richie Hayes to our school today. Richie is currently competing in “The Voice of Ireland” competition on RTE television. Richie entertained us all this morning, and even manged to persuade some of our pupils to join him … Continue reading

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World Book Day 2012, Thursday March 1st

All our avid bookworms in Holy Cross will be delighted to hear that we are celebrating World Book Day in style this week. As well as plenty of reading and extra story-time some pupils will dress as characters from their … Continue reading

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Internet Safety Talk

The Holy Cross N.S. Parents’ Association would like to invite all parents and guardians to a very important talk on Internet Safety. The talk will take place in the school hall on Tuesday, 6th of March at 7.30pm. We look … Continue reading

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Spelling Bee

We hosted the county final of the Eason Spelling Bee competition this morning. Seven candidates from seven schools took part, including our very own Niamh who was runner-up. Lismore will now go forward to the semi-final. Congratulations to Niamh!

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An t-Earrach

Bhí rang a 3, seomra 23 an-ghnóthach le déanaí.  Rinne siad Photostory darbh ainm “An t-Earrach”.  Maith sibh a pháistí. An t-Earrach

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Cúchulainn Photostory

The pupils in 3rd class have been learning all about Cúchulainn recently.  They enjoyed the stories so much that they decided to share them with you!  The pupils drew pictures for each part of the story & then recorded themselves … Continue reading

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Holy Cross Welcomes the Rose of Tralee

The International Rose of Tralee, along with both the Waterford & Carlow Roses paid us a visit today. They talked to us about the Rose of Tralee contest  and Tara, the International Rose told us about some of the charities … Continue reading

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