Chinese New Year 2020

This week in Senior Infants we have been learning lots of wonderful facts about the Chinese New Year which is happening on Saturday 25th of January. 2020 is the year of the Rat. We created a lovely firework display outside our classroom!

Happy New year

Happy New year to everyone in our school community.  We hope that all the children will start afresh and are motivated for the term ahead. It’s a busy term with maths week, literacy week, confirmation preparation, Science Blast etc. 

#GAGA Basketball

Well done to the girls from 4th and 5th Class who participated in the #GetAllGirlsActive basketball tournament, organised by Dublin City Council, in Inchicore Sports centre today. The girls played superbly and won both of their pool games, beating St. Audeon’s and The Oblates. These great results gave the team a direct route to the final where they took on Inchicore NS. It was a Continue Reading

Trip to Explorium

4th and 5th class had a brilliant day at Explorium today. We got the chance to ‘explore’ lots of different Science related activities such as gravity, electricity, light, heat, water and forces. We watched an exciting lightning show and also learned about climate change. We got some practical tips about how we can all play a part in saving the planet. Well done to everyone Continue Reading

Leister Cricket

Thanks to Dublin City Council we were able to arrange for Fintan McAllister from Leinster Cricket to come in to work with our 6th class. We had a fantastic afternoon learning the skills of cricket and we very much look forward to next week’s session.  We have some very talented excellent bowler and batters in the class.

Creativity in 5th Class

We have really enjoyed having Liz with us for creativity in the classroom. Some of our parents joined us before Halloween and we made masks. Our final session was a definite highlight when we printed some nature related ‘lost’ words onto t-shirts. We came across these words on our trip to Botanic Gardens. They are all words that have been removed from the latest version Continue Reading

Basketball @Drimnagh Castle

Well done to the 6th class boys who represented the school excellently at the Drimnagh Castle Basketball Blitz. It was the boys first tournament and the team showed great potential They were unlucky to not get a win over Richmond Barracks. We are looking forward to doing some more training after midterm break to get ready for the next tournament.