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  • Halloween Art

    October 21st 2016 Halloween Art   I'm sure many of you have seen the amazing Autumn sunsets throughout the last month. The colours range from yellow, orange, red, pink, magenta to purple, blue, brown and black. At the moment, you can see many of t...
  • Aistear

    October 20th 2016 Aistear   Aistear is an early years curriculum developed in 2009 by NCCA (National Council for Curriculum and Assessment) and designed specifically for children between birth and six years of age. The word Aistear is the Irish wo...
  • We Belong...

    October 18th 2016 We Belong...   The students in Mrs Farrell's First Class have been covering the topic 'We Belong' in their Religion lessons. They learned that we belong to many different groups - we each belong in our family, the school communit...
  • Nature Walk with Friends

    October 14th 2016 Nature Walk with Friends   The boys and girls from Ms Geraghty's Junior Infant Class enjoyed a wonderful nature walk this morning with their new friends from Mrs Connaughton's Sixth Class. The search for leaves of many colours, c...
  • Gombati

    October 7th 2016 Gombati   The students in Mr Beehan's Sixth Class have been learning all about Romania. Luckily, they have an expert in their midst in Naomi Muresan. Naomi told her classmates many interesting facts about Romania and today she eve...
  • Westmeath A.A.I. Cross Country

    October 3rd 2016 Westmeath A.A.I. Cross Country Conor Casey and Patrick Finnerty from Ms Kiernan's and Mrs Slevin's Second Classes respectively, took part in round 1 of the Westmeath A.A.I (Athletic Association of Ireland) Cross Country Championsh...
  • Cuid de Coirp

    October 2nd 2016 Cuid de Coirp   During their Irish lessons, the boys and girls in Ms Hamill's Senior Infant Class have been learning all about our body parts. The children then split up into groups and designed a person and attached the names of ...
  • Autumn Art

    October 1st 2016 Autumn Art   When it comes to inspiration for Art lessons, we need look no further than Nature. Mrs Walters' Third Class did just that. While enjoying a Nature walk, they collected leaves in the various shades of autumnal colours ...
  • Art is Fun!

    September 30th 2016 Art is Fun! The students in Ms Hamill's Senior Infant Class love art! After reading the story of 'Elmer' by David Mc Kee, the children came together to create a giant Elmer of their own. Elmer was a brightly coloured patchwork el...
  • The Five Senses

    September 25th 2016 The Five Senses   The five senses are taste, sight, touch, smell and hearing. Our senses allow us to learn, to protect ourselves and enjoy the world around us. The senses usually work together but if one sense is not working du...
  • Playground Games Revival - Sixth Class

    September 23rd 2016 Playground Games Revival In recent years, there have been many surveys reporting the decline of traditional outdoor games. Modern technology has revolutionised the way people work, live and play and while technology has improved ou...
  • Playground Games Revival

    September 23rd 2016 Playground Games Revival In recent years, there have been many surveys reporting the decline of traditional outdoor games. Modern technology has revolutionised the way people work, live and play and while technology has improved ou...
  • Learning Through Play

    September 19th 2016 Learning Through Play   Play is the highest form of research - Albert Einstein Children love to play with their toys. Toys are fun, but toys are also the tools that help children learn about themselves and the world around t...
  • Settling in Well!

    September 13th 2016 Settling in Well Our new junior infants are settling in well in their new surroundings. By now, many are walking to class on their own in the mornings, eager to start the day! Tomorrow will be their last short day. From Thursday, t...
  • Cleaning up can be Fun!

    September 9th 2016 Cleaning up can be Fun!   I think we can all agree that cleaning up isn't top of our list of favourite things to do! But the boys and girls in Ms Hamill's Senior Infant Class have turned this job into a fun task by singing 'Harr...
  • Ballet Award

    September 6th 2016 Ballet Award   Congratulations to Shannon Breslin from Ms Kiernan's Second Class who received the 'Primary in Dance' Class Award for ballet, from the Royal Academy of Dance recently. Shannon loves Ballet and trains for two...
  • What Plants Need...

    September 2nd 2016 What Plants Need...   The boys and girls in Ms Kiernan's Second Class got the first term off to a flying start! During today's Science lesson, they learned all about plants and what plants need to help them grow. They discovered...
  • Goodbye to Sixth Class 2016

    June 29th 2016 Goodbye to Sixth Class As the summer holidays approach, the time comes to say a fond farewell to our sixth class students, most of whom have been with us for the last eight years. Yesterday evening, friends and family were invite...
  • Art Competition Winners - First Class

    June 27th 2016 Art Competition Winners Many of the students from our junior corridor took part in a recent Ulster Bank art competition. Every entry was accompanied by one euro. All funds raised will be matched by Ulster Bankand will be given to The Ch...
  • Art Competition Winners

    June 27th 2016 Art Competition Winners Many of the students from our junior corridor took part in a recent Ulster Bank art competition. Every entry was accompanied by one euro. All funds raised will be matched by Ulster Bank and will be given to The C...