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School Sports’ Day

We had our School Sports’ Day on Friday 22nd June. The day began with races in the swimming pool. After little break we took part in lots of races – the wheelbarrow race, the egg and spoon race, the sack … Continue reading

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Junior and Senior Infant Tour 2018

The Junior and Senior Infants travelled to ‘Lullymore Heritage and Discovery Park’ on Tuesday 12th June for their school tour.
The children had the opportunity to play in the ‘Funky Forest’ indoor play area. They also enjoyed playing in the outdoor … Continue reading

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Grandparents Day

 
On Friday 16th March, we welcomed grandparents from far and wide to our school.  The junior and senior infants opened with a song for their Grandparents, ‘Today is for You!’ 1st, 2nd and 3rd Class recited a poem and showed … Continue reading

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Dioscó Gaeilge

Ghlac daltaí Scoil Naomh Lorcáin páirt i ndioscó amuigh faoin spéir Déardaoin seo caite, 15 Márta. Cuireadh an dioscó seo ar siúl mar chuid de Sheachtain na Gaeilge.  D’éist na daltaí le leaganacha Gaeilge de roinnt amhrán cáiliúil le bannaí … Continue reading

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Credit Union Quiz 2018

Well done to the children who represented the school in The Credit Union Quiz on 26th January in Scoil Naomh Íosaf, Baltinglass.
Scott, Aodhán, Caoimhe and Jenna formed the junior team.
Mc Kenzie, Erin, Ameila and Kate formed the senior team.
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Mental Health Talk

            
We welcomed Brigid and Noelle from Kildare Youth Services to our school today. They spoke to all the classes about the importance of looking after our mental health.
In particular, they discussed the topic of feelings – where in our … Continue reading

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Green School Committee 2017

Well done to Éabha, Hayden, Aodhán, Freddie, Jenna and Erín who have joined the Green School Committee. They join Quinn, Seán, Malachy, Amelia, Kate, Ryan and Ms Morrin.
We look forward to working on the theme of ‘Biodiversity’ this year.
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Halloween 2017

We had an enjoyable and wonderful day recently for our annual Halloween Hike.
Junior and Senior Infants went on a walk around the terrace. 1st to 6th Class took a 5km walk around the local area. Parents, friends and siblings joined … Continue reading

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Garda Tom visits the school

Garda Tom visited the school recently.
He spoke to all the children about safety at Halloween. He reminded us to stay away from fireworks and bonfires and to take care when out ‘trick or treating’.
Some of the children even had the … Continue reading

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Cycle Safety Poster Competition

Well done to Oscar, Seán and James who recently won prizes for designing posters to promote cycle safety for Kildare County Council. James also took second place overall. The boys were presented with their prizes in the Seven Oaks Hotel on … Continue reading

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Welcome to our Junior Infants!

A big welcome to the Junior Infants who started school on Wednesday 30th of August. We hope they make lots of friends and enjoy their time in Scoil Naomh Lorcáin!
 
 

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School reopening!

School reopens for all classes on Wednesday the 30th of August at 9.20am.
We look forward to seeing everyone. We will wear our school uniform on Wednesday with tracksuit days staying on Mondays and Thursdays as normal.
Junior Infants will finish at … Continue reading

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Leitrim Rose Visit

We were delighted to welcome Erin Moran, the Leitrim Rose 2017 to the school this Wednesday. Erin teaches in our local parish school in Kilkea and has helped prepare the children for 1st Holy Communion in our school. We wish … Continue reading

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Land Paws – Water Safety Lessons

Uisce the Bear visited our school today along with Hannah and Ryan.
This team of water safety instructors from Kildare Water Safety came to the school to teach the Primary Aquatics Water Programme, also known as Land PAWS.
The children had a … Continue reading

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Walk in My Shoes – Mental Health Talk

Imelda from ‘Walk in my Shoes’ visited the school today to talk to the senior room 4th-6th about positive mental health. She has visited 5th and 6th class across the country this year to spread the word about how to … Continue reading

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