Monthly Archives: December 2015

Santa Visits Holy Cross School

What a great surprise the junior and senior infants got this morning. Santa came to see them all. He even brought lovely bags of sweets for every boy and girl. Thank you, Santa! [Show as slideshow]

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Christmas Assembly

The whole school attended our Christmas Assembly yesterday. It was a very happy occasion. We received our “Clean Sheet” awards for good behaviour,  our Handwriting Champions for December were announced, and prizes were awarded for the winners of our Christmas … Continue reading

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New Blog

The children in 6th class, room 18 have been up to lots of interesting things since September. Have a look at this blog to find out more: http://room18hc.weebly.com/

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Christmas Concert News

We would like to thank the countless people who turned up today to watch our annual Christmas Concert. The children performed wonderfully and were so excited to see their families and friends in the audience. This year’s concert was in … Continue reading

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Christmas Decorations Competition Winners

Congratulations to all of the winners in our “Make a Christmas Decoration” competition. The standard was extremely high yet again. Our school Christmas tree looks absolutely splendid!  [Show as slideshow]

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St Vincent De Paul Food Appeal

Yet again we were overwhelmed by the wonderful generosity of our pupils and families for their very kind donations of food for our annual St. Vincent De Paul food appeal. As you can see from the pictures, a trailer was … Continue reading

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Santa Writes Back!

The postman came into room 8 with a very big envelope today. The senior infants couldn’t wait to see what was inside! Santa had a written a letter to each of them, thanking them for writing to him a few … Continue reading

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Christmas Concert 2015

We had a lovely day in school today, watching lots of classes perform their Christmas shows. We’re looking forward to performing for our families on Friday, 18th December. Break a leg! [Show as slideshow] 123456►

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Tánaiste Visits Holy Cross N.S.

The Tánaiste Joan Burton visited our school today in the company of Ms Ciara Conway T.D., a past pupil. Our choir, under the stewardship of Mr. Eoin Power and Ms Claire Cully performed two carols in her honour. In between … Continue reading

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Senior Infants Explore Sounds

This morning the children in room 8 were learning about sounds. First we had to listen to lots of mystery sounds and guess what they were. We heard sounds like a doorbell ringing, a car engine, a train and an … Continue reading

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