Monthly Archives: February 2018

School Closure Update

Due to the red weather warning, the Department of Education has closed all schools in Munster for Thursday 1st & Friday 2nd of March.

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School Closed Today

Due to snow and forecasts of further bad weather, Holy Cross National School will close today, February 28th. Information regarding Thursday and Friday to follow.

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Frogspawn in School

The children in senior infants, room 8 have begun learning about the life cycle of the frog. They examined live frogspawn in our school courtyard this morning, and then wrote about what they learned. The children will monitor the frogspawn … Continue reading

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Enrolment for September 2018

We are currently accepting applications for enrolment in our junior infant classes for September 2018. Completed application forms must be returned to the school by 2.30pm on February 28th. 

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Information about the new Junior Cycle (Post- Primary)

The junior cycle of post-primary education in Ireland is changing. The new junior cycle will feature newly developed subjects and short courses, a focus on literacy, numeracy and key skills, and new approaches of assessment and reporting.  The new model … Continue reading

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Assembly News

We awarded the “Spirit of Holy Cross” and handwriting awards at assembly this week. Congratulations to all of our winners.  ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]

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Safer Internet Day

Tuesday, 6th of February is Safer Internet Day. Safer Internet Day (SID) is an EU wide initiative to promote a safer internet for all users, especially young people. It is promoted in Ireland by the PDST Technology in Education and Webwise. … Continue reading

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