Some pictures from our wonderful two weeks of July Education. The children had a great time playing together in our sensory rooms, school halls and with our imagination playground. They even learned to make pizza and chocolate rice krispie buns. A great time was had by all.
Re. Home Learning during COVID-19 Emergency: As I reflect on the last two weeks, I wish to compliment both staff and parents on the amazing achievements in adapting to the huge unprecedented change that has enveloped our community and school routines. These circumstances are new to us all and we are all trying to help [...]
Congratulations to the National Council for Special Education (NCSE) who have posted fantastic new resources for children with additional needs. Please click 'Read More' to acccess: https://ncse.ie/online-resources:
There was a lot of fun in our school this morning. Co. Clare CYPSC and Healthy Ireland brought the wonderful Imagination Playground equipment to our school. The mission of Imagination Playground is to encourage child-directed, unstructured and creative "free play". This is the kind of play that experts say is critical to a young child's [...]
Five girls from Rang IV are organising a fundraiser to help injured animals affected by the Australian wildfires. The five girls are Faye Mannion, Holly Sheerin, Clíodhna O'Loughlin, Rachel Kerins and Leah O'Connor. They are organising a cake sale on Tuesday, February 25th. Parents are invited to contribute baked goodies and each pupil will be [...]
At the moment, our school is full of buzz and excitement preparing for our Senior Spring Concert. The busiest room in our school is our halla! Our pupils are really enjoying rehearsing for their performances. We are really looking forward to preforming for all our parents in Glór next Tuesday night, February 18th. We look [...]
Our Junior Spring Concert proved to be a most exciting and entertaining morning when our junior classes performed to a packed audience of parents and grandparents in our halla. All our pupils excelled in singing, dancing, acting and recitations. Our ‘Over the Rainbow’ Playschool performed Songs, Poems and Rhymes. Our Junior Infants dramatised ‘There's a [...]
Potato Chips! In class we learned about potatoes and how they grow. This made us very hungry…. so we decided to make our own potato chips!! We wrote out a recipe and followed the instructions. We even peeled our own potatoes. And then we enjoyed the delicious chips! They were YUM! Mr. Burns got some [...]
Instead of 'Room To Improve', it was 'Classrooms to Improve' during our Summer Holidays. We had a 7 week window to complete 5 major new facilities by our back to school deadline of 28-08-2019. A huge workload within this short timeframe! Our projects consisted of: (1) state of the art Classroom for children with autism [...]
A big Welcome to all the pupils in our Blossom and Bloom room. We had a busy summer getting ready everything for the first day of school. We have a fantastic new room and we are looking forward to an exciting year ahead!