Pupils from 5th and 6th will launch their product for the Junior Entrepreneur Programme on April 2nd. They would appreciate your support. Full details of the JEP are available on www.juniorentrepreneur.ie.
Congratulations to the pupils in fifth and sixth class who were confirmed by Bishop Leahy on March 6th during a ceremony at St. John the Baptist Church, Croagh. A very enjoyable day was had by all. The children have chosen two charities to donate to with some of their Confirmation money. These are Milford Hospice and The Hospital for Sick Children in Crumlin. Well done boys and girls.
Míle buíochas to everybody who supported our Colours Day on October 25th. €280 euro was collected in aid of The Diabetes Centre at Crumlin Children’s Hospital.
As a result of the fundraiser, children throughout the whole school are becoming competent in the use of technology and enjoying using the ipads to learn. Infants are using them for literacy and numeracy activities while senior pupils are using them to edit their writing, to broaden their geographical knowledge and to research an array of topics.
A science exhibition will take place in the school on March 29th. All classes will be involved in the demonstrations. This is the first time that the junior classes will take responsibility for showing and explaining the experiments that they have investigated during the year. Further information and invitations will be issued in the coming days.
Two teams represented the school at the Credit Union Quiz in Rathkeale House Hotel on Friday February 1st. Well done to all the participants: Caitlin, Noirin, Mark, Aisling,Kasey, Kevin, Daniel and Jack. The u11 team finished in fourth place.