Monthly Archives: September 2015

Commemorative Flag Presentation Ceremony

We had a very special ceremony in the school hall today. Two soldiers, one of whom was a past pupil presented our school with an Irish flag and a copy of the 1916 proclamation. The soldiers spoke to us about … Continue reading

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All Ireland Gaelic Football Champions

Our teachers (and All Ireland champions!), Ms Power and Ms Foley brought in the magnificent “Mary Quinn Memorial Cup” to show us today. The teachers were members of the Waterford Intermediate team which beat Kildare in a thrilling final last … Continue reading

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Senior Infants Make a Farm Frieze

We’ll be learning all about the farm in aistear for the next fortnight. In preparation, the children in room 8 made a fabulous farm frieze for their classroom. We had lots of fun painting, colouring and cutting. We think it … Continue reading

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Haka le Rang a hAon

Rinne na páistí ó rang a haon an “Haka” sa halla ar maidin. Bhí siad go hiontach! [Show as slideshow]

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Good luck, Ms Power & Ms Foley!

We’d like to wish our teachers, Ms Power & Ms Foley the best of luck as they take on Kildare in Sunday’s  Intermediate All Ireland Gaelic Football final. The match will be played in Croke Park at 1.45pm and will … Continue reading

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Senior Infant Gardeners

The senior infants in room 8 were very busy in school this morning. They planted daffodil and snowdrop bulbs in window boxes. We’re looking forward to seeing lots of lovely flowers next spring!  [Show as slideshow]

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Rugby Mania!

There were some very familiar faces spotted in 2nd class, room 5 today. Let’s hope that they make it to Cardiff in time for their match!  [Show as slideshow]

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Camogie Champions Pay a Visit

We were delighted to welcome some of the members of the victorious Waterford Intermediate camogie team to school today. They showed us their winning trophy & chatted to some of the students. We’re sure that they’ll inspire some of our … Continue reading

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Good Luck, Miss Morrissey!

We’d like to wish our teacher, Miss Nicola Morrissey, the best of luck in her upcoming final. Miss Morrissey is a member of the Waterford Intermediate camogie team, and will be playing in the All Ireland final this coming Sunday, … Continue reading

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Welcome Back!

We’d like to say a big welcome back to all of our pupils. We’d especially like to welcome our new pupils to Holy Cross School. Here are some pictures  of our Junior Infants settling in nicely! [Show as slideshow]

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