Recent blog posts

  • Liam “Billy” Whelan 2020-11-24 - Great work is being done in 2nd class on our Liam “Billy” Whelan presentations. Here are some of the projects.
  • Special Interests Power Points 2020-11-24 - These are the various special interest power points the children have presented so far this year.
  • Remote Teaching and Learning Plan 2020-11-23 - We have published our Remote Teaching and Learning plan. It is available from the link below, and also listed on our Policies page. D7 Educate Together Remote Teaching and Learning Plan
  • Sports facilities in Grangegorman 2020-11-15 - We are very fortunate to now have regular use of the pitches in Grangegorman, on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons. Several classes have already utilised this fantastic resource with many other classes also visiting the campus for nature walks and other outdoor activities.
  • Halloween Parade 2020-10-31 - Check out the fun we had with our Halloween Parade. Take a bow everyone for creating such fabulous costumes! Oíche Shamhna shona daoibh go léir.
  • Happy Halloween! 2020-10-30 - We had lots of fun in school getting ready to celebrate Halloween. We learned about symmetry and made spooky bats. We carved pumpkins. We learned about spiders and we made masks. We had a great time in the Haunted House and the Potion Shop, where we made potions and slime. We very carefully tried some […]
  • Autumn in Senior Infants 2020-10-30 - We have had a great time this Autumn in Senior Infants. Everyone has been so happy to be back in school. We did lots of Autumnal activities. We listened to Vivaldi’s Autumn and painted a big autumn picture. We learned about the farm and Harvest and we opened our Farm Shop. We talked about signs […]
  • Active Break Everyday 2020-10-24 - As part of the Active School Flag renewal process, the pupils of D7ET have been working up a sweat with the Active Break Every Day initiative. Each class chooses how they want to be active: running, dancing or exercising. Having music at break times certainly helps to get everyone moving!
  • October in Ruth’s 6th Class 2020-10-24 - October was another busy month, with lots of great work completed. Highlights included more great GAA sessions with Mark, the introduction of boxing fitness classes with Paul and starting the Marathon kids programme. The class really enjoyed learning about the history of our school, and looking through old photo albums, roll books, newspaper articles and […]
  • Autumn Walk to Grangegorman 2020-10-23 - On Wednesday we went on our first school trip to Grangegorman to look for signs of autumn. We spotted signs of autumn everywhere and collected lots of conkers and leaves from the horse chestnut trees. We used the leaves and conkers to make faces and then finished our trip with a game of hide and […]
  • October in Room 1 2020-10-23 - This month we have been busy learning all about autumn. We studied hedgehogs and learned lots of new information about the fascinating creatures. We explored the life cycle of an acorn and looked at leaves from the oak tree, horse chestnut tree and sycamore tree. We also transformed the back of our room into a […]
  • Class Photos 2020-10-20 - James from fourth class has made another lovely video for us, this time showcasing all of our class photos. We hope you enjoy watching it. Go raibh míle maith agat James!
  • October in Ciara’s Junior Infants 2020-10-20 - We have been busy this month learning all about autumn and Halloween. We have been making patterns, rhyming, drawing, painting, building, sorting, throwing and catching… and we even turned the back of our classroom into a café!
  • Marathon Kids 2020-10-16 - Once again this year, 6th classes are participating in the fantastic Marathon Kids Programme, an initiative that sees them run increasingly long distances each week that will add up to a total of 26.2 miles after the 8 week programme is complete. Pupils are also learning about the many physical, mental, social and community benefits […]
  • GAA 2020-10-15 - We are delighted to have 2nd and 6th classes taking part in weekly GAA lessons throughout September and October. All classes in the school will have the same opportunity at some stage during the year. Have a look at some of the photos.