Monthly Archives: February 2016

February Assembly Prize winners

At our February assembly today we were delighted to have the opportunity to present several awards.
Malachy received a special prize from the Green School Committee for creating the new Green School Slogan. “Be a star, don’t use the car.” Malachy … Continue reading

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Learning about the Easter Rising 1916

Today we were delighted to welcome James Durney from Kildare Library Services to the school. James is an expert on Kildare’s involvement in the 1916 Rising and he gave his time freely to speak to the children.
James also brought with … Continue reading

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Spring Flowers

The boys and girls in Ms. Costigan’s classroom sowed flower bulbs last November and have enjoyed watching them grow over the last few months. They were able to watch the bulb roots develop through the clear containers. The bulbs got … Continue reading

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Spar FAI 5-a side Soccer Tournament

Congratulations to all of our 5th and 6th class who represented the school fantastically at the SPAR FAI 5 a side competition in Kilcullen today. We were blessed with good weather on the day as our two teams played their … Continue reading

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Green School- Model School

Four members of our Green School Committee were invited to the Osprey Hotel, Naas on the 11th of February to a Green School Water Forum to give a presentation to other schools about our Green Schools Programme.
Yasmin, Conall, Lewis and Fionn … Continue reading

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Recycling Clothes

In January our school and community recycled 600kg of clothing with Lenrec Ireland.
Thank you to all who helped to make this a very successful collection which has raised approx €130 for the school which will be confirmed and received later … Continue reading

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Park and Stride Launch Day.

Today, the 9th of February, the Green School Committee and Ms Morrin launched the school’s Park and Stride Campaign.
We are encouraging people to “Be a Star, don’t use the car!” A lot of families already car pool to school and … Continue reading

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Catholic Schools Week

We are celebrating Catholic Schools Week from the 31st of January to the 5th of February.
The theme for this year is “Catholic Schools: Challenged to Proclaim God’s Mercy.”
Fr. Paul invited us to the church on Wednesday and gave us a … Continue reading

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