Monthly Archives: April 2020

National Poetry Day

Today, 30th April, is National Poetry Day and we hope you enjoy reading some of our submissions from our poetic students!        

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Active Week 2020!

15AAC47D-8CEB-43DB-85FA-EE68D847EF77 A greeting from Ms. D’Arcy! You didn’t think something like a pandemic would get in the way of our Active Week tradition, did you? We are having a ball this week thanks to the great effort of Ms D’Arcy and Mr. Breen. Thanks for the input from parents and grandparents too! We are really enjoying seeing your pictures. Check  out this lovely guided relaxation video from one of our super Nannas! It’s such a great! We believe that a healthy mind in a healthy body has never been so important. Take care everyone Gallery:        Our students are as fit as fiddles!! 5199B6F3-9A4C-4BFA-82B7-00E816E70B29 We love these videos of … Continue reading

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Drop Everything And Read!

Today we came together in a shared love of reading as we dropped everything and read at 12 noon. DEAR (Drop Everything And Read) time was marked across the country and we decided to take it a step further by dressing up for the occasion! Our teachers, SNAs and pupils all got on board. It was a great feeling to be gathered in a school community (albeit a virtual one) until we can meet in person again. Well done everyone! Enjoy the photos!

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Working from home – a word from Ms. Russell

Hello everyone, I hope that you are enjoying the family time and getting some fresh air. I think it’s really important that we make the most of this time by spending meaningful time with family. I understand that distance learning is very much dependent on the dynamic of your family and the circumstances you find yourselves in due to Covid19. I hope that you are all well, above all. I think, where possible, that structure is still important. Likewise, I would be passionate about recommending daily reading blocks. If possible, please limit screen time to late afternoon/evening time. Our teachers will resume uploading work daily at 9 from Monday, 20th … Continue reading

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Easter week

Hi everyone, I would like to share this message from Arklow parish pastoral worker Margaret Drew which will help with marking Easter week while we are in lockdown.  I have also uploaded Grow in Love login details

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