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Christmas Food Appeal

We are currently accepting donations for our annual Christmas  Food Appeal.  This food will be distributed by the St. Vincent De Paul to local families in need. Some suggested items: Seasonal items (selection box, mince pies, sweets etc.) Cereal, tea … Continue reading

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It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas

Have a look at some of our Christmas arts and crafts. Our school looks very festive!  ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]

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Feast of the Immaculate Conception

We had a special ceremony in the halla this morning to mark the Feast of the Immaculate Conception. Some of our pupils told us the story of Christmas, others helped to put the figures in our school crib and we … Continue reading

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Christmas Concert Running Order

Ho! Ho! Ho! We’re delighted to inform you that our annual Christmas Concert will take place on Thursday the 21st of December. Should you wish to, a voluntary contribution can be made on the day to our chosen charity, the … Continue reading

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News from Room 12, Junior Infants

Junior Infants Room 12 had a busy first half term, settling into big school. We had visits from the fire engine, started Aistear (which we LOVE!) and learned how to hold our pencil properly. Our Halloween party was great fun. … Continue reading

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Debating News

This morning we welcomed the debating team from Glór Na Mara school. Our school team proposed the motion “Bullying in schools can be stopped,” and we won. Congratulations to all on the team. The winning team will face Killea Boys … Continue reading

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Senior Infants Make Bird Feeders

The children in senior infants room 8 have been learning about winter. They found out that sometimes the birds find it hard to get food when the weather is very cold. They decided to help the birds by making bird … Continue reading

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History Month in Holy Cross

Today in senior infants room 9, Ben’s Grandad Tommy Weldon spoke to the class about the wonders of Ancient Egypt. The children were fascinated by the pictures of Tutankhamun and the old writing in Egypt called hieroglyphics. He left artefacts … Continue reading

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Christmas Shoeboxes Update

Representatives from Team Hope visited us today to collect the shoeboxes we had gathered for them. We’re delighted to let you know that we collected 400 shoeboxes this year, and would like to thank everyone who participated in this very … Continue reading

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Christmas Shoebox Appeal

Just a reminder that the closing date for receipt of Team Hope Christmas Shoeboxes is this Thursday, November 16th. Sincere thanks for your continued support of this worthy project.

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