March, 2017

Monthly - March, 2017
Hurling on a bright, sunny day!

There’s nothing like a good game of hurling on a bright, sunny day! We were blessed with the fine day and enjoyed the friendly match between ourselves and Tierneevin N.S. It was a great, energetic match and it will help both teams as we prepare for the competitive matches later on this year. Well done …

6th class Clay

Have a look at some of our works of art in 6th class recently, using clay. The pupils created some interesting things from this beautiful flower (shown in the photo) to a mini piano, a jar of jam to name a few.

6th class poetry

We have been writing looking at different poems as a stimulus to help inspire our own poetry in 6th class. Each pupil began with the sentence “l placed my hands over my eyes and straight away I saw…..” They wrote poems about the seaside, the forest even a soccer match to name a few. What …

Debating award

We were so thrilled to welcome Margaret Martin (Debating facilitator) and Sr. De Lourdes to our school on Thursday March 2nd. They came with wonderful unexpected news for our school debating team. We were chosen as winners of the Perpetual Debating Shield for 2017. Our school was awarded for our positive, inclusive teamwork, and  our …

Peace proms

Pupils from 3rd to 6th class attended the Peace Proms in the Sports Arena in UL on Sunday March 5th 2017. We were lucky to have seats directly behind the orchestra so we got the full experience of all the sections of the orchestra- strings, woodwind, brass and percussion. Greg Beardsell directed the choir and …

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