Monthly Archives: October 2016

Senior Infants Room 9, Hallowe’en Party

First we visited The Witch’s Kitchen. We had to eat Monster Eyeballs, Zombie Brains, Witches’ Tongues, Devils’ Ears and Pumpkin Guts. We also had a game of ‘Monkey-ing Around!’ We made a classroom Pumpkin Patch using oranges! Our Lollipop Ghosts … Continue reading

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Hallowe’en in Junior Infants, room 10

We had a “Spook-tacular” time for our Halloween party in Room 10.  We played games like “Púca Bowling”, “Pin the Heart on the Skeleton” and “Mummy Wraps”.  Our favourite game by far was “Spiders in the Sand”; we rescued spiders … Continue reading

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Hallowe’en Dress Up Day in 1st Class

Ghosts, ghouls and witches turned up for school Friday morning! Pictured are the children from Room 1; Ms. Dee, Room 2; Mr. Gunning and Room 3; Ms. McPartlan! We loved seeing all the costumes; everybody looked great! Happy Hallowe’en!!  [Show … Continue reading

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Hallowe’en Fun in Room 8

The children in senior infants, room 8 celebrated Hallowe’en in school by making and decorating chocolate apples. They had lots of fun!  [Show slideshow]

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Green Schools’ Action Day

We are busy working towards our next Green Flag for Holy Cross School. This year’s flag is based around the theme of transport. Today we held an “Action Day” based on the theme of transport. As you can see from … Continue reading

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October News from Room 12

Maths Week For maths week Junior Infants went on a maths trail outside. We found shapes, numbers, tall poles and short fences. We had a great time with Mr. Beglin, Mrs. Briggs and Ms. Cully. [Show slideshow] This time in … Continue reading

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Gaelic Football

Pictured are our school team who played in the Eastern Final today against Ballygunner.  [Show slideshow]

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Mayor Hearne Pays a Visit

We were delighted to welcome the mayor of Waterford Metropolitan District, John Hearne to our school this morning. Mayor Hearne presented certificates to the many pupils who had full attendance for the past academic year. [Show slideshow]

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Tramore Library Summer Reading Awards

Tracey and  Liz from Tramore library paid a visit to our school this morning. They handed out 163 medals and certificates to the pupils who participated in their “Summer Stars” reading scheme. Well done to everyone who participated in this … Continue reading

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Maths Week in Senior Infants

This week is Maths Week and children all around Ireland are busy exploring maths in new and exciting ways. Mrs. Brennan, our maths co-ordinator devised a Maths Trail for the various classes in our school. The children in Senior Infants, … Continue reading

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