Monthly Archives: March 2015

Parent’s Easter Raffle

Thank you to our wonderful parents who organised an Easter Raffle as a fundraiser for the school. Not only had they a beautiful Easter Hamper, Easter Cake and €50 One for all voucher as prizes, but they also had lots … Continue reading

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Handwriting Competition Winners

This term we held a handwriting completion in our school to highlight the importance of good penmanship. We entered the national AN POST – INTO handwriting competition and also rewarded individuals from each class for their high standard of handwriting.
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Easter Attendance Award

Well done to McKenzie. He won a special award at our Easter Assembly for his improved attendance. Great work McKenzie!

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SPAR FAI Primary School 5’s Kildare Champions

Congratulations to our Senior Soccer Team who are the Kildare County Champions.
On Wednesday the 25th of April our team travelled to Kilcullen,  there they faced stiff opposition from teams from Pipershill, Naas and Cadamstown. On the day our team were convincing … Continue reading

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Uptown Funk As Gaeilge

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2nd, 3rd and 4th Class learned a version of the pop song ‘Uptown Funk’ as gaeilge for Seachtain na Gaeilge. They put a lot of effort into learning the lyrics and creating their dance performance! The children performed their piece … Continue reading

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March Art in the Middle Room!

2nd, 3rd and 4th class have been working on weaving this month! They created beautiful paper weaving pieces on which they stuck My Mother/Mammy acrostic poems to give to their Mammys on Mother’s Day. We then moved onto cup weaving … Continue reading

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Poland Projects!

2nd, 3rd and 4th class learned all about Europe and the European Union at the beginning of this term. They then carried out a whole class project on Poland. The children were divided into groups and chose various aspects of … Continue reading

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Tráth na gceist – Seachtain na Gaeilge

Bhuaigh  Ayomide, Victoria, Yasmin agus Gavin an Trath na gceist a bhí againn Dé hAoine seo caite.
Maith sibh!

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Cyberbullying Awareness Talk

On Friday Garda Paul O’ Shea from Athy, Garda Station visited our school.
He spoke to 5th and 6th class and then to 2nd-4th class.
Garda Paul gave us tips to ensure we are safe when we are online or when using … Continue reading

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FAI 5 -a side

Well done to the children from Levitstown who played in the FAI 5 a side at Athy Community College today.
We had two teams representing our school and they both did us proud coming 1st and 3rd in the small school’s … Continue reading

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Write a Book 2015

Pictured above are the children from 5th and 6th class with the books that they have written.
The children have been writing their very own book since  January. Each child planned, drafted, edited and typed their own book before creating a … Continue reading

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Debbie’s Delight’s- Debbie visits to show JEP children how to decorate a cupcake

Thanks to Debbie, a parent and owner of “Debbie’s Delights.”
Debbie visited our school to give the children a demonstration on how to ice cupcakes using butter icing. This was to help them with their Junior Entrepreneur Project.
The children thoroughly enjoyed … Continue reading

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February Art 2015

Here’s a sample of just some of the Art work from our school this February.

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Learning Gymnastics

Here are some photos of 5th and 6th class practising some of their gymnastic skills. Above you can see them working on various different balances, head stands, shoulder stands, bridges and partnered balances. The children also learned cartwheels, rolls, handstands and … Continue reading

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Oisín at the Eason Spelling Bee

 
Oisín from 6th class represented our school today at the Eason Spelling Bee for Kildare.
The event was held in Ballymany, Newbridge in front of a live audience.
The contestants were put through their paces with round after round of difficult spellings. … Continue reading

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