SSE – School Self Evaluation

What is SSE? As you know, we have been working on Problem Solving in Numeracy as part of the school self-evaluation process. We have noticed an excellent improvement in children’s problem solving abilities over the past year. Thank you for your support. We are now moving forward to include looking at the writing in our …

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Covid-19 Update

12th March 2020 Update: Dear Parents and Guardians, We have been informed that school closures will take effect from 6pm today, meaning that the school will be closed tomorrow. This closure will remain in place until 29th March. Schools are scheduled to re-open on Monday 30th. If there are any changes with this, we will …

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3rd Class Activities

3rd class enjoyed learning about Rosh Hashanah the Jewish New Year, the class learned how the festival is celebrated and sampled the tradition of apples dipped in honey. Playing Rock, Paper, Scissors always goes down a treat, even when we play it in Maths. Rock, Paper, Scissors Multiplication is a fun way you can practice …

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December Fun!

Santa! Our Junior Infants and Senior Infants and some of our Stars had a special visitor today!   Lots of us had fun in the snow last week! Oisín’s 5th Class performed their play in Kildare Library last week and our very talented 2nd Classes and Jonathan’s First Class were carol-singing in the Bank. They …

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A Christmas Carol

5th class were delighted to perform their fantastic version of ‘A Christmas Carol’ in Kildare Library on Wednesday, December 13th. Well done to all involved!!

Grandparents Day 2017

We had a fantastic morning welcoming some of our grandparents to our school! We showed them around our classrooms, asked them lots of questions and sang some songs for them. We put our artwork up in the halla for them to see as well. We hope the grandparents enjoyed it as much as we did!

Tóg mo Lámh!

Gary’s 2nd class learned this fantastic song ‘Tóg mo Lámh’ before the summer break. Eoghan McDermott on 2fm spotted it on Twitter and gave the class a brilliant shout-out on his show. Not only did he retweet the video, the band who sing the song, ‘Picture This’, did too!! Take a look at the live …

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Our First set of Jerseys

We are delighted to announce that we have our very first set of jerseys. We are all so thankful to the people at Kildare Town Credit Union. Their sponsorhip of €1,000 was so generous. Pictured below are children from 2nd Class with Amanda from the Credit Union who presented us with the jerseys today. The …

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3rd & 4th Class School Tour

Kippure Adventure Centre 3rd and 4th Class had a very exciting day in Kippure Adventure Centre, Blessington, County Wicklow. Abseiling, Rock Climbing, High-Beam Walking, Rope Walking and the dreaded Leap of Faith were the order for the day. The students had to put their composure, strength and balancing attributes to the test, while sidelining any …

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