Monthly Archives: October 2012

Hallowe’en Fun

Many of our pupils (and staff!) dressed up for school today.  There were some very scary looking people around the place. See if you can spot anyone you know.

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Hallowe’en Arts & Crafts

Our school is spookily decked out for Hallowe’en. The children have been very busy creating all kinds of terrifying masterpieces!

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Room 4 Hallowe’en News

As you can see from the pictures, the children in Ms Lonergan’s class have been very busy. They made bats and draculas for Hallowe’en, as well as scary skeletons.  They even found time to write some spooky shape poems. They … Continue reading

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Aistear in Junior Infants

Aistear is the early childhood curriculum framework for all children from birth to six years. The word Aistear is the Irish word for journey and was chosen because early childhood marks the beginning of children’s lifelong learning journeys.  Aistear shows … Continue reading

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Planting Bulbs in 2nd Class

We really have green fingers in Holy Cross School!  The pupils in 2nd class spent some time planting bulbs in the school’s raised beds. This was part of their “Green Schools” work.  Our school grounds should look lovely and colourful … Continue reading

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2nd Class Gardeners

The children in 2nd class were very busy on Friday morning planting daffodil bulbs. We can’t wait to see them popping up next spring!

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Important Dates for Communion / Confirmation

Please note the following dates: Enrolment Service for First Communion 15th November ’12 First Penance 21st March ’13 First Communion Saturday 25th May ’13 Commitment & Light Service  Confirmation 23rd January ’13 Confirmation 9th March ’13  

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Good Luck Ms Power!

All of us in Holy Cross National School would like to wish Ms Elaine Power and the rest of her team mates the best of luck in their upcoming Ladies’ Gaelic Football Final.  We all dressed in blue and white … Continue reading

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3rd Class Gardeners

The children in 3rd class spent a lovely afternoon in the school courtyard planting spring bulbs.  They worked very hard preparing the soil before planting their crocus and daffodil bulbs. We look forward to seeing a very colourful courtyard next … Continue reading

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5th Class Dancing Dynamos

Look at the movers and shakers in 5th class!

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