Covid-19 arrangements for 2020/21

Thanks to a lot of work from all the staff, our school has re-opened for the 2020/21 school year. Our Covid-19 Policy and Response Plan give more details on how this will work. See also the government's Reopening our primary and special schools information.

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October in Room 1

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 […]

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Deirdre McEvoy, October 23, 2020

Class Photos

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!

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Ciara Friel, October 20, 2020

October in Ciara’s Junior Infants

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!

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Ciara Friel, October 20, 2020

Marathon Kids

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 […]

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Ruth Fitzgerald, October 16, 2020

GAA

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.

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Ruth Fitzgerald, October 15, 2020

Boxing in D7ET

Due to current health and safety guidelines, boxing sessions have been a little different this year. But 5th and 6th classes have both really enjoyed participating in some pretty gruelling boxing fitness sessions. Hopefully there will be an opportunity for other classes to engage in this initiative later on in the school year.

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Ruth Fitzgerald, October 15, 2020

Autumn Walk (Katrina’s Senior Infants)

Senior Infants have been learning about Autumn. We went on our Autumn Walk to Grangegorman. We looked for the changes to the colours of the leaves, falling leaves, conkers, hedgehogs and squirrels. The class were delighted to find so many pear trees with lots of fallen fruit to taste. It was lovely to have some […]

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Katrina Maguire, October 8, 2020