Open Rugby Training

On Friday 15th February, all children in 3rd – 6th class got the opportunity to watch the Irish Rugby team train in the Aviva Stadium. It was amazing to see so many of our favourite rugby players as they trained for their country. Alex even won 2 tickets to an Ireland game in the Summer….

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Class Swap!

Each Monday, 5th and 6th class swap teachers for a lesson! Mr McAndrew takes 6th class and teaches them music while Ms Cavanagh takes 5th class and teaches Geography. It is a nice change of classroom for each class and they get a chance to have a different teacher. This will be a sneakpeak for…

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Science Blast Preparation

Preparations are underway for our school’s entry to Science Blast 2019. 6th class have come up with an investigation question which we will keep under-wraps for now as we are in the process of expressing the findings. Stay tuned for updates!

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Mr Kavanagh

6th class are extremely lucky to have Mr Kavanagh ( no relation 😀 ) as their teacher over the next few weeks. Mr Kavangh has been focusing on distance, speed and time in maths. This involved 6th class going to the yard and timing activities such as running length of yard, jogging length of yard,…

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Mexico Projects

6th class have spent the month of January learning all about Mexico! Throughout the month, we were given the task of completing a project on Mexico. Ms Cavanagh gave us criteria for our project and some of the topics we had to research. We all learned loads about the culture, food, history and its flag!…

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Barnardos Cyberbullying Workshop

On Monday 28th January, 5th and 6th class completed a cyberbullying workshop from Barnardos. They were given tips about how to prevent and handle cyberbullying. The acronym STAR was used: S – Stay Safe Online T- Treat Others Kindly A- Ask for Help R- Reach Out A tube of toothpaste was used to demonstrate how…

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Coming to an end of .B programme!

6th class are nearing the end of their 10 week .B mindfulness based programme that they have been covering with Niamh Bruce. Throughout the programme, 6th class have been equipped with a range of skills and strategies they can apply throughout all their lives to be mindful. FOFBOC (feet on floor, bum on chair) strategy…

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Dog’s Trust Visit

Last Thursday, we were so lucky to be paid a visit from Dog’s Trust. Lucy the Cavalier spaniel came to school for a workshop with each class. Through the workshop, we learned the responsibility that is involved in owning and taking care of a dog. Each year (particularly around Christmas) dog’s trust and similar shelters…

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