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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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January Assembly

We held our first assemblies of the new year this week. Congratulations to the winners of the “Handwriting” and “School Spirit” awards.  ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]

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Letters to Santa

The senior infants in room 8 wrote letters to Santa today. They told him that they would leave something nice out for him when he calls to them on Christmas Eve.  After they wrote their letters they went outside and … 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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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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Assembly News

During assembly this week we congratulated all of the pupils who received their “Holy Cross School Spirit” and handwriting awards for the month of October. Maith sibh, a pháistí.  ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]

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Green Flag News

We were delighted to welcome back Mrs. Brennan to school today. She was here to raise our Green Flag, which was awarded for the theme of Transport. Fr. Shane was also in attendance.  The Green Schools Committee worked very hard … Continue reading

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Room 8 Hallowe’en Fun

The children in senior infants, room8 had a busy morning making chocolate apples. They had great fun!  ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]

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