Monthly Archives: June 2016

6th Class Graduation

We held our annual 6th class graduation ceremony in the school hall tonight. It was a night of mixed emotions as we said goodbye to these very special pupils.We wish them every success as they  move on to secondary school. Go … Continue reading

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Summer Reading, Tramore Library

Tracy, from Waterford Library Services visited our school recently to tell us about the “Summer Stars” reading programme. This programme is designed to get children reading during the summer hoildays, and will be launched in Tramore library on the 1st … Continue reading

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Final School Assembly

It’s hard to believe that we’re at the end of another school year in Holy Cross School. This morning we held our final school assembly. Lots and lots of medals were handed out for our pupils’ fantastic sporting achievements. Mr. … Continue reading

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Mrs. O’Connor’s Retirement Mass

Today we said a fond farewell to  Mrs. Nora O’Connor who,  after many years of hard work and dedication is retiring from Holy Cross National School. To mark the occasion Monsignor Shine celebrated mass in our school hall. The mass … Continue reading

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Debating News

Congratulations to our FANTASTIC Debating team who are the Region 3 winners of the Concern Primary School Debating Competition. They proposed the motion “That the Leaders of 1916 would be happy with the children of today.” They faced very strong … Continue reading

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Senior Sports

Today it was the turn of our pupils from 3rd to 6th class to participate in our annual school sports. As you can see from the photos, a great day was had by all. Once again we’d like to thank … Continue reading

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1st Class Visit RNLI Station

Have a look at these pictures to see what a great time 1st class had when they visited Tramore’s RNLI station.  [Show as slideshow] 12►

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Green Schools Walk to School Day

This morning we held our very first “Walk to School Day”. This initiative is part of our Green Schools Travel Programme. There were four meeting points; the Ring Road near Moonvoy Roundabout, the Golf Club entrance, the entrance to Elm … Continue reading

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Junior School Sports

Despite some very ominous looking clouds, we managed to hold our annual school sports for junior classes today. It was lovely to see so many supporters cheering on the children as they participated in the various events. Many thanks to … Continue reading

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June Handwriting & Holy Cross Class Spirit Awards

Pictured are the junior school winners of our handwriting and “Spirit of Holy Cross” awards for the month of June. Maith sibh!  [Show as slideshow]

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