Monthly Archives: May 2013

Teddy Bear’s Picnic and other adventures

Junior Infants, Senior Infants and First Class had a lovely day today on their Teddy Bear’s Picnic.
They played lots of cooperative games with the parachute, laughing and delighting in the sunshine.
Ms Costigan returns tomorrow from her Maternity Leave so the … Continue reading

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Aluminium Anyone 4 Science Competition

Christine Campbell from Anyone 4 Science emailed us today to announce that 5th class, Erin, Aaron O’ Neill and Aoife were runners up in their recent Aluminium Facts Competition.
As it is 2013, the children researched 13 facts about the 13th … Continue reading

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Stay Safe Programme Review

CAPP are currently in the process of updating and revising the Stay Safe programme for primary schools.  They would like to get as much  feedback as possible about the programme and are conducting an online survey of parents and teachers.
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Senior football semi-final

Yesterday the Senior boys played Clogherinkoe in the semi-final of the Cumann na mBunscol matches.
We lost our match against Clogherinkoe.  The final score after the match was Clogherinkoe 5-11 to Senior boys 3-9.  We played as hard as we could … Continue reading

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Cycle Safety Talk with John Fox

We had a visit from John Fox today. John is the father of Ryan and Yasmin who attend our school. He also runs Athy Bike Shop and is a keen cyclist and member of Athy Wheeler’s Cycle Club.
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Cumann na mBunscol

On Wednesday the 15th of May we played Kildangan as our last match to qualify for the semi-finals.
We won by four points.  The final score was: 4-18 Grange 6-9 Kildangan.
We are through to the semi-finals to play Cloc a Rince in … Continue reading

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Under 10 Team reach Semi-final!

Well done to the Grange Under 10 players who defeated Kildangan and progressed to the semi-final of their division.
Unfortunately they were narrowly beaten, by just three points, in their semi-final game against Straffan this evening.
We would like to congratulate the … Continue reading

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Senior football

The Senior Football team won their match yesterday against Gaelscoil Athy by a score of 8-21 to Gaelscoil’s 7-12.  If we win our next match against Kildangan who have lost all their matches we are guaranteed a place in the semi … Continue reading

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An Post Impostipuzzle Winner

Congratulations to Aaron Harmon 6th class. Aaron is a runner up in the An Post Impostipuzzle competition 2013. He has won a €500 All for One Voucher for the school and a €100 All for One Voucher for himself.
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