21-10-2016 School News

Dear Parents,   Just one more request with regard to costumes next Friday – please, no clowns, creepy or otherwise! Some of the younger children are genuinely frightened of clowns in all guises.   Secondly, we had a discussion at our teachers’ meeting on the topic of homework. Thank you all for your support of …

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21-10-2016 Some PA news and a request to you…

Hi all, Off the back of our Parents’ Association AGM tonight we’re having an open-to-all meeting next Thursday 27 October, 8pm at the Headline Bar, Clanbrassil Street. Please add it to your calendars. The meeting has two objectives: 1. Welcome new volunteers to the PA committee and 2. discuss the planning of a very important fund …

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1st Class 2016-2017 Gallery

1st Class Gallery

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18-10-2016 School News

Dear Parents,   We can’t believe it’s nearly mid-term already!   On Friday, October 28th, we will have an optional “Green” Dress-Up Day. The outfits should be made of recycled materials as much as possible. They do not have to be “Hallowe’en” themed, so children whose families do not celebrate Hallowe’en should feel able to …

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Dublin Fire Brigade

Today we were visited by Tony, Stephen, Gordon and Stephen who are fire fighters from Dolphin's Barn Fire Station. They showed us all the equipment on the fire engine and let us use the hose and wear one of their real helmets. They asked us some really hard questions - but we knew all the ...

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17-10-2016 Parents Association AGM

Hi everyone, We shall be holding the PA Annual General Meeting to which you are all invited as members of the PA yourselves, this Thursday 20 October at 8.00pm in the school hall.  This is a ‘once a year only’ event, and we would of course like to see as many of you as possible, …

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September – All about the Stone Age!

As part of our studies on the Stone age we learned about the three different periods of the Stone Age. The Paleolithic, Mesolithic and the Neolithic. We learned about the different types of houses they lived in during the different times. Our " Hunter - Gatherers went to Sundrive park to collect leaves and twigs ...

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Place Value and Poo: a busy start to 5th class!

Welcome to the 5th class page!   I am delighted to have such a motivated and enthusiastic gang of students this year! They have made a fantastic start to the year, throwing themselves into every challenge with energy and curiosity. In maths we have been building a deep understanding of place value, taking a leaf ...

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