Category Archives: New School

Fun in the Sun

Today was a lovely day for trying out our new field for playtime.  All of the children from Junior Infants to 6th had a great time playing in the sun. Thanks to Ms Guiry for capturing the happy scenes.

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Official Opening for New School Building

We celebrated the official opening of our new school on Friday, November 25th.  It was a wonderful day for the whole school community. The school was blessed by Bishop William Lee and officially opened by Deputy Ciara Conway, a past … Continue reading

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Choir performing at Official Opening

Our school choir did us proud when they sang so beautifully for our official opening ceremonies. Here’s a photo and a video clip of them singing “With a Little Help from my Friends”. School Choir Official Opening

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School Choir Resumes

Our school choir resumed rehearsals last Monday, and as you can see from the photos, it’s a very popular option in Holy Cross! The children have begun practising their songs for the official opening of our new school, which takes … Continue reading

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First Day in New School

The sun smiled down on us as we opened our doors for the very first time in our new school today. It was a very special day for all of us, a day we’ll remember for a long time to … Continue reading

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Open Morning Photos

We opened our doors to all interested parties on Tuesday, 30th of August. It was wonderful to see so many past, present and prospective pupils, along with their families and friends today.  Now it’s all systems go for our first … Continue reading

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Per Cent for Art Pieces

Here’s a sneak preview of some of the wonderful artpieces we now have in our new school, courtesy of the “Per Cent for Art” scheme. The sculpture was created by artists Maree Hensey & Mark Ryan and the batiks were … Continue reading

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School Exterior 3rd August

Work is continuing at a very fast pace.  The builders have turned their attention to the school grounds now, and are busy laying out paths & roadways.

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Aerial Video of School

This video shows the huge changes that have taken place in the school grounds over the past few months. Our old school is no longer in existence, and our new school looks magnificent! Aerial Video July 2011

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Farewell to Our Old School

Demolition of our old school has been underway for the past few weeks, but in today’s photos you can see that the work is almost complete. It’s hard to believe that a few short weeks ago, the classrooms were full … Continue reading

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