Monthly Archives: June 2013

Summer Assembly

We held our final whole-school assembly today, prior to the start of our summer holidays. During assembly many of our pupils were presented with certificates of full attendance. Several classes also received “Clean Sheet Awards” for great behaviour during the … Continue reading

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6th Class Graduation

Congratulations to all of the children in 6th class who graduated from Holy Cross School tonight. The children entertained their parents and school staff with songs, poems and wonderful music. At the end of the ceremony the children went outside … Continue reading

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Our Potatoes!

The children in 3rd class, room 24 planted potatoes last March. They’ve been busy looking after them ever since, and today it was time to dig them up. They grew enough for each child to bring home a potato for … Continue reading

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Debating Final

Congratulations to the children who took part in this morning’s debate final. The topical motion for debate was that “All Children Should have a Mobile Phone”. Following the debate, we held a brief assembly to hand out  prizes to the … Continue reading

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Finals Week

We held “Finals Week” this week in memory of our late principal Willie Moran. Willie loved to see his pupils participating in all sporting activities so this week’s soccer, hurling, camogie and gaelic football finals, as well as the recent … Continue reading

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3rd Class Authors

The children in 3rd class, room 24 have been busy writing and illustrating their own story books over the past few weeks. The budding authors have been reading their books to the children in junior and senior infants over the past … Continue reading

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Our new Green Flag

Today saw the raising of our 2nd Green Schools flag. This was the culmination of two years’ work, with a focus on energy saving. The flag was raised by long-standing member of our Board of Management, Mr. Tom Brady, and … Continue reading

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Senior School Sports

Yesterday it was the turn of the pupils from 3rd to 6th to have a bit of fun in our annual school sports. Fortunately the sun shone yet again for us, and a great time was had by all. Special … Continue reading

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Junior School Sports

The sun shone brightly on all our wonderful little athletes yesterday. Well done to everyone involved for making this such a memorable day.  

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1st Class Tour

Here are some more photos of the recent 1st class trip to the library and beach.

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