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Some of the children were busy at break-time making wonderful patterns. They used plastic cones, skipping ropes, a hula hoop and a ball to make a lovely shape. Well done to all of the children!  

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Congratulations to brother and sister Mia and Nathan Collier (2nd class & SI) on winning prizes in a recent colouring competition. The colouring competition was organised by Glanbia to mark the opening of the new Glanbia store in Bunclody. The children had to colour in a farm scene and add animals, machinery and people as they […]

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In 2011 the Department of Education and Skills directed all schools in the state to examine test results and pupil performance in the areas of literacy and numeracy. Following the self-review each school is directed to form a strategy to improve attainment in these important areas. We administered our Drumcondra reading and maths tests as usual in May […]

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A visit to the library

The Junior Classes went on a visit to Bunclody Library. Mrs Wilson and Mr Murphy went too. It was wet so we went on the bus. An Irish author, Delores Keaveney read her book ” If I was a bee…” She wore her special bee suit and told us lots about beehives. She also made […]

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Junior gardening

The infants and first class have also been busy planting. The children did an experiment last week in class. the grew mustard and cress from seeds in the classroom. The children learned that plants need water and light to grow. To prove that plants need light they put some seeds in a bright place and […]

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Harvest Thanksgiving Assembly

Last Thursday we had a Harvest Assembly in the Junior Classroom. The Theme of the service was “Water – A gift of life”. We sang” Thank You God for water” and “The Harvest Table”.  In a survey the pupils examined water use in their own homes. We also examined other countries where water shortages are a […]

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Deadly Damien!

We were delighted to hear that Damien in Senior Infants is getting better after his operation last week. He should be back in school next week and we can’t wait to see his fancy new hearing aid, called a CI. Get well soon Damien and come back to us!

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Pentecost in the Junior Classroom

Last Sunday it was Pentecost. This week, in the Junior classroom we talked about The Holy Spirit. The deciples knew the Holy Spirit was with them because they heard the sound of mighty rushing wind. They saw tongues of fire that came and rested on their heads. They were able to speak in languages that they […]

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New infants

Fáilte go dtí na naíonáin nua atá ag teacht isteach chugainn ar an gCéadaoin. Welcome to the new infants who are coming in to see us on Wednesday from 11.30 – 1.00. We are very excited to meet the four new children Stacey, Kate, Keith and Mark and to get to know them a little […]

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Dates for your diary – June 2011

This is the busiest time of the year in school and each day brings new events and activities. Below is a list of activities this month. Tueaday 14th – Computer Xplorers, Principals’ meeting Wednesday 15th – Swimming (last session), Mr. Dungan visiting, PTA meeting at 7.00pm, Irish orals for senior class Thursday 16th – Jedward […]

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