We have all settled back to our school routines very well. The children are getting used to their new teachers, the teachers are getting used to their students and the junior infants are getting to grips with the longer school day. Creativity in the classroom has begun, David Rake (FAI) has been in doing soccer and our Liffey Gaels gro has been in mentoring the Continue Reading
A very warm welcome to all our Junior Infants & their families who started in Our Lady of Lourdes N.S this year. As you can see all the boys and girls in Ms O’ Donnell’s class really enjoyed their first week! We’re looking forward to many more fun adventures together!
Welcome back to school everyone! We welcomed our new junior infants today and they got on great. It was great to see our other students return looking very happy. They have all grown so much during the summer. We welcomed lots of new teachers too and we wish them all well for the year ahead.
We had a fantastic day on Friday down in Bluebell participating in our school soccer blitz. It was a beautiful sunny day and some great football was played. The children all participated and were excellent in their team work. Thank you to the crew IN Bluebell for looking after us so well and for providing such a fantastic facility for us to play in.
Our active schools team headed for a hike in the mountains on Tuesday. Everyone enjoyed a great day out and most of the team even went for a swim in the river on a particularly cold day for June . Mark our community Garda was very impressed by their effort and brilliant attitude.
Our Garden Club was brought to Marlay Park with Ms. Merry as a reward for all their hard work during the year. They have been very hard workers every Wednesday after school, planting, weeding, tidying and caring for our school garden. Unfortunately some children could not attend as they were away. We enjoyed a long walk through the park and we had a picnic. We Continue Reading
We are running OLOLYMPICS again this year. This is a term of extra active sessions instead of sports day . It was very successful for the last two years. Every week each class group do a different active activity . So far we have had dance week and athletics week in all classes . Our infants have had a GAA week . Our older children Continue Reading
Our girls had a great win yesterday in their schools soccer match against Bluebell . Brilliant performances from Mary Jane and Samantha and hattrick From Lily insured a five nil win . The boys were unlucky to loose 4 -1 to the same opposition . Mick has continued his great form in goal and Raul had an inspired game in midfield.
dawe had a lovely ceremony on Friday morning celebrating Mary and the month of May. We said some prayers and readings and sang a beautiful hymn. We invited some of the Mercy nuns who live locally and they thought that it was a lovely ceremony.
Junior Infants were excited to see the Sam Maguire in their classes recently. The cup was as big as some of the children and we might have some future Dublin players in our classes. They love their PE lessons and loved when Dean coached them in Gaelic football too.