Congratulations to Jessica Murphy (P5G) who won three medals in her gymnastics competition last weekend on her beam and floor exercises. Jessica will now compete in the All Ireland’s in April in Limerick. Well done!
Well done also to Alana Coakley (P5B). She has been selected to be on the . . . → Read More: Sports Update
Congratulations to Olivia McKevitt in P5B! She recently auditioned for the Dublin Youth Orchestra and has been accepted into the clarinet section of the Intermediate orchestra, usual age 12-16 year old. Well done. Olivia!
If you are ordering photos from Ian Young, the order forms are due back to the school office on Monday, March 3rd. Diane has order forms in the office if you cannot print one.
This week our Pre-School boys and girls have been learning all about dinosaurs. They all had a fun-filled dinosaur activity week! They hunted for dinosaur bones and eggs, played fun dinosaur games, listened to lots of stories about dinosaurs and painted lovely pictures of dinosaurs. They even got to bake and decorate yummy dinosaur . . . → Read More: Dinosaur Week in the Pre-School!
Aisling O’Keefe from P6 represented our school at the annual Eason Spelling Bee with Tubridy competition that took place at The Pavilion, Red Cow Hotel on the Naas Road. Aisling competed in the Dublin County Final against over 75 other students. Aisling performed really well and we are all very proud of her.
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Congratulations to Faye Maharry in P6! She won one of the special Music Awards introduced by the Senior School this year. These awards offer an exciting opportunity for any primary school student demonstrating exceptional talent or promise in either Art, Music or Sports to win up to €2000 off their school tuition fees each . . . → Read More: Music Award Winner
To mark Engineers Week, one of our parents in KG3, Jacinta Ryan, gave our P6 and P5 students a really interesting talk about engineering as a career. Jacinta is a mechanical engineer and is the Strategic Business Performance Manager for ESB International (ESBI) She stressed the importance of the following skills in the field . . . → Read More: Engineers Week 2014
With World Book Day coming up on March 5th, we are planning a number of different activities. We need you help – please send in a photo of your child reading a book in his/her favourite place. Just send it in to your child’ s teacher by Monday, March 3rd. If you are unable . . . → Read More: Our Favourite Places to Read
Our P6 students recently sat the scholarship exam for the Senior School. Fifty-eight girls from the Junior School and other national schools sat the test in English, Irish and Maths. Congratulations to Alison Reilly in P6. She was the winner from the Junior School. We are very proud of her wonderful achievement!
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This week, we celebrated Friendship in the Junior School with different activities and events. We began the week with a whole school assembly that included prayers, a poem and songs on the theme of friendship. The assembly ended with the whole school singing the Beatles song, “I Get by With A Little . . . → Read More: Friendship Week Feb 10th -14th February