Monthly Archives: June 2016

End of Year Assembly and Awards 2016

Today we gathered for our last school assembly of the year. There were lots of prizes and awards to present.
The school has been awarded a Discovery Primary Science and Maths Award 2016. Mr Kane showed the children a log book … Continue reading

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Summer Raffle

Thank you to our Parents’s Association for organising a wonderful summer raffle today. They raised a total of €471 for the school. Thanks to everyone for your support.
Summer Raffle Winners
1st prize               €100                                 Colm Heslin
2nd prize              Hamper                          Quinn Gannon
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Charity Fun Day 2016

 
Our Charity Fun Afternoon was a huge success today. Thanks to all of the children in 5th and 6th class and to all of the community who supported the event.
The children raised €390. This will be split between their two … Continue reading

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Teddy Bear Picnic

 
The boys and girls in Junior Infants, Senior Infants and 1st Class had some special visitors to their classroom recently – their teddy bears! The children wrote invitations to their teddy bears and brought these home and we were all … Continue reading

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Sports Day 2016

This year due to the weather Sports Day was held over two days at the school.
We started on Friday at Graiguecullen Swimming Pool where the children had swimming races. They have had ten weeks of lessons with excellent instructors Ali, Colm, … Continue reading

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2nd-4th class tour report.

On Thursday we went on one of the best tours ever. We left school on a bus at twenty past nine. It was a very long journey to Dublin. We passed the time reading, talking and playing ‘I Spy’. The … Continue reading

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2nd-6th Class School Tour 2016

The children from 2nd to 6th class enjoyed a wonderful day out today on their school tour accompanied by Mary Minahan, Ms Murphy, Mr Kane and Ms Corrigan. The sun was shining and following Ireland’s win against Italy last night … Continue reading

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Green Schools Clean Up

On Thursday the 16th of June the school held it’s, ‘Green Schools Clean Up Day’.
The children worked hard cleaning the windows, weeding the new flower bed and picking up litter outside. The classroom tables were scrubbed! The older children did … Continue reading

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Confirmation 2016

 
Congratulations to our 6th class who received the Sacrament of Confirmation today in the Church of the Assumption, Castledermot.
Bishop Eamonn Walsh celebrated the sacrament with the sixty-six children from Levitstown, Kilkea and Castledermot schools.
We are very proud of Yasmin, Noah, … Continue reading

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In memory of our friend, Dakota.

Children, staff, family and friends of Dakota gathered at our school on Friday last for a special ceremony in memory of our friend.
Dakota passed away from ALL Leukaemia in September 2015. She was a pupil in 3rd class and Friday … Continue reading

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May Assembly

On Friday we held our May Assembly.
The Write a Book Winners received their medals and certificates:
5th class – 1st Sean, 2nd Ayomide  and 3rd Fionn.
6th class – 1st Yasmin, 2nd Noah and 3rd Colin.
The achievements of our Gaelic Footballers were … Continue reading

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