Monthly Archives: January 2014

Soccer News

Heartiest congratulations to our 4th class boys who took part in a schools soccer competition in the Kingfisher Centre recently. The boys played really well and have qualified for the finals of the competition. Well done boys. 

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6th Class Take Off!

The children in 6th class carried out an experiment to explore how air coming out of the back of a balloon pushes the balloon forward. This is how rockets work – the hot gases coming out of the back of … Continue reading

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2nd Class, Room 4 Activities

The children in 2nd class, room 4 have been very busy lately. They’ve been learning about lots of things including the solar system, Australia, Irish legends, Greek mythology and they even had time to make symmetry monsters! 

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Catholic Schools Week 26th January – 2nd February 2014

We are celebrating Catholic Schools Week here in the Holy Cross School once again this year. Each day we have a “Thought for the Day”, followed by the prayer that Jesus taught us. Many classes are doing special lessons as … Continue reading

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Senior Infants Scientists

The children in senior infants, room 8 tested various materials to see if they were waterproof. They found out that paper and kitchen paper weren’t waterproof, whilst plastic was. 

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3rd Class Making Playdough

The children in room 24 had great fun making playdough recently. 

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Ag Siopadóireacht

Rinne na páistí i rang a dó, seomra 5 photostory bunaithe ar an téama “Ag Siopadóireacht”. Maith sibh! 

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Enrolment for September 2014

Enrolment forms for September 2014 will be available from the school office from the 3rd of February 2014 onwards. The closing date for receipt of completed applications is Friday, 28th of February 2014.  

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The Elves in Room Twelve!

For the month of December, Junior Infants room 12 had visiting elves from the North Pole.  Eddie & Ella kept an eye on us while we were practising for our play, doing Aistear, meeting Santa and doing our work.  They … Continue reading

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Welcome Back!

School reopens tomorrow, Monday 6th of January 2014. We look forward to welcoming all of our pupils back after their Christmas holidays. We hope that you all had a lovely break.

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