Author Archives: Anne Gilmartin Ryan
Booklists for the coming academic year are available under the Publications tab. Have a lovely summer!
We were delighted to welcome Sergeant Margo and Garda Ronan to speak about online safety and digital footprint today! We hope that our students listened to their wise advice!
6th class had a great Q&A session this morning with engineer Stephen Duke discussing renewable forms of energy and their effect on climate change. Stephen was very impressed with the level of questioning! Thank you Stephen!
A fantastic time was had at Explorium today (24th June) by 3rd-6th class! Explorium is Ireland’s National Sport and Science Centre and there was a vast array of interactive experiences for the students. We hope everyone had a brilliant time!
We are absolutely thrilled to have today ( 17/06/2019) been awarded our @ActiveFlag !! Many thanks to Ms. D’Arcy who coordinated the long process and to the teachers, SNAS and students who entered into it with such enthusiasm!! We are looking forward to a super active sports day on Friday!! We look forward to continuing our Active endeavours in the coming academic year!
We are the proud recipients of the SFI Discover Science and Maths Award! We were awarded a plaque which is the highest grade. Huge thanks to all involved and especially to Ms. Whittle who coordinated! It is wonderful to receive the recognition for all the hard work! Well done to our enthusiastic student boffins who took part with enthusiasm!!
Day 1: Active Week kicked off with a bang on Monday morning as Mr. Breen, with the help of Fiona, coordinated a huge circuit of activities (over 20 stations!!). It was wonderful seeing the buddy system at play and the music really added to the atmosphere! Infants had a magical time with bubbles on yard! There was a penalty shootout and Mini World cup also! In the afternoon, Fiona took Junior and Senior infants for Athletics. Children were delighted that written homework has been replaced by Active homework for the rest of the term! Day 2: Our own Ms. McDevitt led the Wake up Shake up on Tuesday and treated … Continue reading
What a super morning with an in-school performance from West Midland Children’s Theatre Group! Their representation of ‘The Bluebird’ was thoroughly enjoyed by all children from junior infants to sixth class. What a great way to fulfill the ‘Exploring and making drama’ and ‘Reflecting on drama’ aspects of the curriculum. 8642185a-0a33-400e-9f2e-26598316da43 (Click the link for a clip!)
Here are some images of our junior and senior infants really enjoying their yoga moves with Ms. Gregan. This was followed by some solemn meditation!