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Outdoor Project Update

[Show slideshow] Over the last year our board of management gave the go-ahead  for a major project for the school – the development and improvement of our outdoor space. The scope of the project was to include the cleaning, re-sealing and re-marking of the children’s playground, creation of an all-weather sports area and basketball court, […]

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Green Schools Action Day

Today,  Friday, April 17th, was our Green Schools Action Day. Children were asked to design a hat from recycled materials and take part in the Biodiversity Recycled Hat Parade, a fun day for all as well as raising awareness of biodiversity. The many creative ways in which children incorporated their knowledge of biodiversity into their hat […]

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Green Flag

We are proud to announce that we have just been awarded our 5th Green Flag for safeguarding Biodiversity. Congratulations to the Green School Committee, staff, children and parents who worked so hard in preparation for this flag. The assessor, Dean Eaton, was most impressed by the committee, by their knowledge of biodiversity issues and how […]

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History group church visit.

Last week our history group went to visit Rathfarnham Church of Ireland Parish church in the village. Unfortunately, as it was wet only four of us could travel by car, instead of the walking tour we had planned for the whole class. We met a historian called Roger White, who gave us a lot of […]

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Seachtain na Gaeilge (arís!)

Dia Dhaoibh, Mar is léir ó na griangrafanna bhain na páistí an sult agus spraoi as Seachtain na Gaeilge.Bhí cuid des na ranganna páirteach i Leitheoireacht Bheirteagus Leigh Rang IV leabhar a scriobh siad féin do náionáin shinisireacha. Mar is gnáth, bhí an suim ag na ranganna uilig sa siopa agus rinne Rang VI an obair ag  díol agus ag […]

Get your brogues on for the Céilí!

Recently we had a super Seachtain na Gaeilge here in the school. Two classes (4th & 1st) finished out their Céilí with the Macarena. Watch them strut their stuff!