Our thanks to to the Garda Band who visited the school on Friday and provided us with some great pre-Halloween entertainment.
For the third year in a row we were delighted to see past pupils Eoghan and Denis arrive with their good buddy Sam. The boys from 3rd & 4th were presented with their league medals by Denis. Click to see all photos.
Last week, having survived Hurricane Ophelia, we celebrated Maths week with exciting Maths trails, puzzles, games and activities. Our thanks to Ms. O´Riordan and her helpers for making it all happen. Click here for more information, photos and some puzzles to get you thinking!
The Minister of Education has confirmed that all schools are closed tomorrow Oct 17th.
All classes, trips and school activities have been cancelled.
The DES has confirmed that all schools will close October 16th due to Red Weather Warning being extended to all counties.
Last week we had many activities for ‘Irish Road Safety Week’ where the pupils learned about road safety and about wearing hi-vis clothing, bag covers and vests to and from school.
We focussed on:
· The Safe Cross Code
· Be safe, be seen
· Wearing seatbelts
· Cycle safety
· Car safety
· Pedestrian safety
Check out http://www.rsa.ie/en/RSA/Road-Safety/Road-safety-for-kids/
The following website is more suitable for pupils up to second class http://www.seatbeltsheriff.ie/index.html
Fun stuff sections, quizzes and teacher packs are also available there.
Congratulations to our lucky winners of our Road Safety Poster Awareness Campaign!
These are some of the activities we had last week and it all culminated in the Take On The Teacher Challenge on National Fitness Day.
Tug of war, Dodge ball, Bean bag bash. Athletics, Relays, Inclusive sports and games, Swimming, Dramatics, Bizzy breaks, Go Noodle,Circuits
Dance, Yoga, Mindfulness Activities, Penalty shoot outs, Football & Hurling training.