Monthly Archives: December 2016

Pieta House

We were delighted to hand over a cheque to the value of EURO 1600 to Olive Ruane from Pieta House yesterday. The money was raised at our annual Christmas concert which was held in our school hall last Friday. We … Continue reading

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Letters to Santa

The children in senior infants, room 8 wrote letters to Santa last week. This morning they brought their letters out to post them in the post box outside the school gate. They know that Santa’s really busy at the moment, … Continue reading

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Christmas Decorations

Each year we encourage our pupils to make a Christmas decoration which is placed on our school Christmas tree. All of the decorations are then brought into Waterford to be placed on the “Giving Tree” in George’s Court Shopping Centre. … Continue reading

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Christmas Concert, 2016

We held our Christmas concert for all of the pupils to enjoy today and yesterday. As always, the children were wonderful. We’re looking forward to presenting our concert again tomorrow, this time for all of our families. Just a reminder … Continue reading

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Food Collection for Helping Hand Waterford

Pictured are some of the 6th class pupils helping to sort and load the food collected for the “Helping Hand Waterford” charity. There was a great response to our food appeal again this year. Thank you all for your continued … Continue reading

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5th Class Receive their Explorers Education Certificates

On Monday 12th of December, Senator Grace O’Sullivan visited Holy Cross to present each 5th class pupil with a CERTIFICATE OF PARTICIPATION in the Explorer’s Education Programme. This programme helps to build on our marine and maritime heritage by increasing … Continue reading

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Feast of the Immaculate Conception

We held a special assembly today to mark the Feast of the Immaculate Conception. During the ceremony some of the pupils helped to put  the crib figures into the crib.We then listened to a gospel reading about the Story of … Continue reading

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Assembly News

Here are the November winners of our monthly handwriting and “Spirit of Holy Cross” class awards. Also pictured are the winners of our recent Book Fair competitions. Maith sibh, a pháistí. ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]

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Food Appeal

The Parents’ Association are delighted to be holding our Christmas food appeal again, and this year we will be supporting Helping Hand Waterford. Food can be sent in to the school between now and the 13th of December. Please ensure … Continue reading

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Christmas Concert

Our annual Christmas concert will take place on Friday the 16th of December. Our chosen charity for this year’s concert is Pieta House. If you wish, you may leave a voluntary donation in the buckets provided. Click on the link … Continue reading

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