Monthly Archives: November 2014

Book Fair Opens

There was great excitement in school today as our book fair opened. We had lots of eager visitors, including Clifford the dog! The book fair will be open until Thursday of this week, with parents and the wider school community … Continue reading

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We Are Writers Project & Book Fair 2014

[Show as slideshow] Our pupils wrote stories and poems for their own soon to be published book. We ran a competition for an illustration for the front cover. The standard of entries was particularly high and choosing a winner was … Continue reading

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The Amazing Journey

The Amazing Journey Bible presentations are designed for primary school aged children and use creative story telling, colourful displays and bible characters to introduce children to the key stories, events and messages of the bible. Children from 1st & 2nd … Continue reading

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Christmas Shoebox Collection

A big thank you to everyone who contributed to our Christmas Shoebox Appeal. We collected 243 boxes for the children of Malawi. The boxes are now on their way with a lot of help from the boys and girls of … Continue reading

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News from Junior Infants, Room 12

Amanda from Electric Ireland came to visit us and tell us how important it is to make sure we’re seen on these dark mornings and if we are out scooting or on our bikes in the evenings.  She showed us … Continue reading

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Junior Achievement Activity Quiz: Scientists and Inventors

Our 5th and 6th classes took part in a group activity quiz organised by Junior Achievement Ireland. Junior Achievement devised the quiz and brought it to the school to celebrate Science Week 2014. It was based on famous scientists and … Continue reading

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Robert Boyle Science Festival at W.I.T.

This year Paul McRory took us on a whirlwind tour through the magical world of forces. He launched rockets. He flew a paper aeroplane…. a circular one. He got us to try to pull a book apart, a book of … Continue reading

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Blaas for Kids Donation

We were delighted to hand over a cheque for Euro2330 today to representatives from the Waterford branch of the Cystic Fibrosis Association. [Show as slideshow]

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Shared Reading News

Congratulations to the children in 2nd class who received certificates & sweets for their fantastic efforts in the “Shared Reading” project. Well done!  [Show as slideshow]

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