Leprechaun Cup Winners 2016!

Massive congratulations to the St. Matthew’s Cricket Team who played in the Dublin Finals of the Leprechaun Cup on Monday in Skerries. The team trained incredibly hard all year and they won every single one of their matches. This is the first year that St. Matthew’s has won the cup, a terrific achievement for the…

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Gaeltacht Trip 2016

Last week sixth and fifth class went on a trip to the Gaeltacht in Anagaire, Donegal to a college called Colaiste na Rosann. We took a bus there on Monday morning at about 10 o’clock. Everyone was very excited to go to the Gaeltacht for the first time and we all were very giddy. We…

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Seachtain na Gaeilge

Bhí seachtain na Gaeilge ar siúl an seachtain seo caite. Bhí an spórt againn. Bhí a lán gníomhaíochtaí ar siúl mar shampla bhí céilí agus tráth na gceist sa halla agus bhí cluichí Gaeilge ar siúl sa rang. D’eagraigh rang a sé an siopa milseán. Dé hAoine bhí tionól speisialta ar maidin. Chan gach rang…

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5th Class World Book Day

For World Book Day we did various different activities. For our Thursday night homework, we made a prop that was associated with our favourite book. Some of us went as far as dressing up in a costume! We brought in our favourite book to discuss with our class, participated in a book quiz and made…

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5th Class Macaw Birds

Over the last couple of weeks, 5th Class have been working on their drawing skills during Art.We discussed lines and shapes and how best to draw. We used bright colours to illustrate the Macaw bird in its natural habitat.      

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The Ireland 2016 Centenary Programme

As part of the 1916 celebrations we were delighted to welcome Commandant Paul Clarke and Sergeant Major Jim Ahearne to St. Matthew’s for the presentation of the Irish flag and proclamation. Commandant Paul Clarke and Sergeant Major Jim Ahearne gave a very informative talk about life in the army, and their many peace keeping missions….

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