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Maths day

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Maths Day 2018 This year after a lot of research we launched our “Maths Day” at St Brendan’s N.S. Following on from the great success of our Science Days in the hall we decided that it time to show how Maths could be as much fun. Mr Keary set up Maths stations in the hall …

Rockshinny 2018

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Rockshinny 2018 Our reformed 2018 Rockshinny Rock Stars had an amazing October. They successfully got into the final auditions for the Late Late Christmas Toyshow, just to be pipped by one other rock band on the day. The whole experience was just fantastic and their rendition of the Cranberries hit “Zombie” went down really well …

Dubs Visit!

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Dubs Visit The Dubs were back again this year with the Sam Maguire trophy. There was great excitement as Even Comerford brought the trophy to our special “Up The Dubs” assembly. Evan spoke brilliantly and insightfully to all the children about his experience with the Dublin squad. Many excited and interested underage footballers got to …

All Care

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All Care All care pharmacy in Rush presented our school with much needed first aid kit and medical supplies. They also kindly donated an array of sports bibs that will be invaluable to us for sports, trips and walks throughout the year. We would like to thank them sincerely for the donation, it is hugely …

September and October in 4th class

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We went to Ardgillan picking blackberries and we also made blackberry jam. Our group of the week get to bake as a treat and we used the jam in the recipe. We planted some bulbs that we hope will flower in the spring. We learned about our locality with a focus on local history. We …

Senior Infants half term update!

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This term we did a lot of Aistear. We did ‘Home’ and ‘School’ as play topics. We love playing!! We made pancakes as part of the topic and constructed lots of schools including ‘haunted schools’ for Halloween. Our mini school in role play was very popular. We love singing songs and dancing. In particular we …

2nd class blog!

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Welcome everyone to our Second class blog. We have had such a great first two months at school. We are all very busy working hard on lots of different projects and activities. Everybody has settled in excellently. It has been great to welcome Joe Lundy back and to also welcome a new member to our …

First class news!

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We had a great time opening up ‘The Baby Museum’. All the other classes came to visit and see our stories, photos and timelines. We loved bringing in something really special from when we were babies and telling our visitors all about it. Take a look at at these photos to see the lovely babies …

First Holy Communion 2018

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On the 12th of May Second Class made their First Holy Communion. It was a very special day! The sun was shining for us and we all looked beautiful. Fr. Kevin, our priest, made the mass really special for us. All of our practice paid off! Thank you Fr. Kevin. Despite some nerves, we sang …

6th class bake sale

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On the 9th of February the 6th class pupils hosted the annual fundraiser bake sale. The collection of cakes were amazing!There was big cakes, small cakes, cupcakes, muffins, ginger bread, cookies, pastries and pie. They all looked so delicious. We all enjoyed ourselves so much. We sold out before big break which was the quickest …