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Full STEAM ahead !

Since October 2019 the pupils in fourth class have been set STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Mathematics) challenges ranging from crossing an imaginary river with paper boats, to building the highest book tower to support a weight, investigating sound, building their own tin phones and becoming shoe makers for a few days to list [...]

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Cake Sale and Raffle in aid of Suffering Animals from Australian Wildfires

Five pupils from Mr. Frawley's Rang IV organised a most successful Cake Sale and Raffle Fundraiser today to help injured koalas and Australian wild animals affected by the recent Australian wildfires, The five girls are Faye Mannion, Holly Sheerin, Clíodhna O'Loughlin, Rachel Kerins and Leah O'Connor, The morning began with parents enjoying a cup of [...]

African Drumming Workshops February 2020

Today, we welcomed Patrick Naughton to our school. He introduced us all to African drumming on 33 African drums that he brought with him. The rhythm was outstanding and he encouraged everyone from Junior Infants up to Rang VI to play some fantastic African rhythms. Pat told us that he has helped many pupils in [...]

Helping Suffering Animals of Australian Wildfires

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 [...]

Senior Spring Concert 2020

Our 2020 Spring Concert in Glór Theatre was a superb success. A sell out Concert, the audience were entertained by our award winning Choir, Céilí Band and Marching Band. The Show ‘The Billy Goats Gruff' was performed by our Rang I pupils. It was their first time performing in Glór and they received a rapturous [...]

Santa’s Surprise Visit from the North Pole

Santa paid us a surprise visit today with his elves. It was such an exciting morning  He visited all our pupils  from Junior Infants to Rang VI. Our pupils were so excited welcoming Santa to their classrooms, singing their favourite Christmas carols and reciting their poetry. Santa was so impressed that he gave each class [...]

Christmas Assembly 2019

What a wonderful and colourful Christmas Assembly morning we had in school today. Our pupils were dressed in green, red, white and blue as they learned about the Christmas Story. Afterwards, we were treated to a Christmas Concert of  festive carols and songs. During our Assembly, special prayers were said for the poor and homeless [...]

Halloween Art

Just a few photographs to show the children busy with their spider webs in Visual Art before the Halloween. The children were set the task of ensuring no two web windows could be the same colour i.e. none of the 'web boxes' could match in colour to the one next to it.    

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Autumn Art

In autumn the children enjoyed engaging in Visual Arts.  Drawing trees, using the colours of brown, orange, yellow and green the children had to paint an autumn themed drawing.  Another challenging art lesson was the use of the interactive white board to display an animal or animals associated with autumn i.e. hedgehog & red squirrel. [...]

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