Team Hope Shoe Boxes

  On Monday 14th November, James and Janet from Team Hope returned to collect the shoe boxes we had collected in St. Matthews. They were very impressed and went to each class to thank them for their generosity. Altogether we collect 119 shoe boxes; so many that they could barely fit them all into their car!…

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5th Class trip to Tayto Park

As part of the Junior Entrepreneur Programme, 5th Class were invited to Tayto Park to showcase the water bottles they had marketed and sold in St. Matthew’s N.S. When we arrived at Tayto Park we were given a talk by Niall Byrne, Global Vice President at Openet. Mr. Byrne was very impressed with 5th Class’s…

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Gardening in 5th Class

5th class got to make some hairy hands in gardening recently. We drew out the shape of our hand on kitchen roll and sprinkled cress or mustard seeds on them. We are waiting patiently for them to grow!                                  …

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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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