Monthly Archives: June 2012

Final School Assembly

There were lots of happy faces in our school hall for our final school assembly before the summer holidays. Mr. Kindlon wished all of us a safe, happy and healthy break. Medals were then presented for the Junior & Senior … Continue reading

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Farewell to 6th Class

We bade farewell to our 6th class pupils in a very special graduation ceremony tonight. The pupils entertained us with songs, poems and live music. Each pupil was presented with a scroll by Monsignor Shine, and at the end of the night … Continue reading

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We Have Potatoes!

There was great excitement in rooms 23 & 24 today.  It was time to check our potato plants to see if we’d managed to grow any potatoes. Mr. Blanche helped us to empty the clay from our growing bags.  What … Continue reading

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Prize Giving Assembly

Today at assembly lots of our pupils were presented with medals and prizes from a variety of recent competitions. These ranged from soccer, to swimming, to the annual “Bumper Quiz”.  Congratulations to one and all!

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Water Safety

Some of the volunteers from Tramore Coastguard & Cliff Rescue spoke to the pupils from 3rd to 6th classes this morning. They gave us some very important guidelines for staying safe in and around the water this summer. They emphasized … Continue reading

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Our Minibeast Hunt

Third class went on a minibeast hunt yesterday.  Here’s a report from Julie: We first got a pooter and two straws. I worked with  Oisín. We had to put one of our straws through the green tube that’s attached to the pooter. … Continue reading

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Discover Primary Science & Maths News

Discover Primary Science and Maths has awarded Holy Cross School its fifth Award of Science and Maths Excellence…in a row! In granting the award for this year, they made a special comment on the photostories submitted by Mrs. Keating, Ms. … Continue reading

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Senior Sports Day 2012

We were blessed with beautiful weather for our Senior School Sports today. The children from 3rd to 6th had a great time taking part in a variety of races, from sack, to egg and spoon, to the very popular slow … Continue reading

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Tramore Fire Service

Some of the officers from the Tramore Fire Station paid a visit to all of the 3rd classes this week. Their visit was to encourage the children to become “Fire-Bots” in their own homes. The children were given a lovely … Continue reading

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3rd Class Authors

Following on their successful visit to Ms. McPartlan’s Junior Infants, the children from 3rd class visited all of the other Junior and Senior Infant classes to read to them.  The 3rd class children had written and illustrated their own books over … Continue reading

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