5th and 6th class attended a science show in Sligo IT on 28th February as part of Engineers Week.
Parents are invited to visit our school to see the school in action. Parents will be able to view different aspects of school life – Literacy Lift Off, Ready Set Go Maths, Music, Dance, Computers. Enrolment forms will be available on the day – or call Daria in the school office at 0719186291
On Tuesday 16th, children from 3rd to 6th class travelled to the Indoor Arena in Athlone to take part in the National Diversity Games. 19 Children took part in the games and were selected following our term of Athletics PE lessons. The children had an early start on a cold morning but all headed off with great enthusiasm. The children showed that same enthusiasm
Literacy Lift Off is taking place in 1st class this term. Children are working at 5 different stations. The focus is on sounds, writing, reading. This year we have added a new station – using our tablets – where children listen to stories on the tablet. Thanks to 6th class for helping out.
Children from 3rd to 6th class took part in an internet safety talk today. A large number of the children are active on the internet when at home so the talk was to help them stay safe online. Thanks to Lurtell for facilitating the talk.
Parent Teacher Meetings will take place on 22nd and 23rd of November. School closes at 2.45 on these days. Appointments sent home on Monday 13th November.
3rd class visited Tumble Jungle in Ballina as a special treat before the Halloween break. The children had 2 hours of activities and lots of fun.
5th class were using their maths eyes as part of Maths Week. Here are some of the designs and problems they thought up! There will be more on display in the school
School Photographer visits Holy Family N.S.on 23rd October.