As part of our Green Schools’ work on Global Citizenship Energy, Gavin Harte, from Education for Sustainable Development Training, facilitated Pedal Power Workshops for all classes at the school today. The workshops, which integrated aspects of Science, Maths, History and PE, were very informative, thoroughly enjoyable and highly interactive. The children learned about mechanical, chemical […]
On Friday 28 September, the Enniskerry First Responders spoke to the children in 5th and 6th Class about what to do if they came across someone choking, unconscious or in cardiac arrest. The children learned how to put someone into the recovery position, how a defibrillator works and how to do CPR. Parents are urged […]
The children in 5th Class have enjoyed spending the money they earned through their JEP project. They paid for their school tour to Aquazone and Marlay Park Playground; funded bus hire to the JEP National Showcase Day in the RDS; purchased icecreams and treats for themselves; and bought pizza for themselves and their friends in […]
The Choir went on an end of year hike in Knocksink Woods today. The children loved paddling in the river. All enjoyed pizza, drinks, crisps and treats in the shade. Our thanks to Mr Lynch and Ms Seoige for leading the choir this year and to Peter and Luke for delivering the pizza into the […]
Both the Communion and Confirmation classes very kindly donated €750 of their own money to the very special ‘Make a Wish Foundation’ charity recently.
We were all very excited last Friday, when the Six Nations and Triple Crown trophies came to our school. Thanks to Colin and Claire McEntee for bringing these wonderful trophies to each class.
Over 400 schools around the country participated in the Junior Entrepreneur Programme this year. Our school was among 200 schools nationwide invited to attend the first ever JEP National Showcase Day in the RDS. The children’s project, Perfect Presents, was shortlisted for three of the ten national awards and won the Creative Pioneer National Award! […]
Congratulations to all the children who represented the school at the Cumann na mBunscol Sports Day in Charlesland on Wedneday 13 June! Competition was stiff among the 20 participating schools, with three heats in most races. All of our athletes performed admirably in both field and track events and we were delighted to come home […]
The children in 5th Class have received an Eco Rangers Bronze Award from Bord na Mona for their environmental studies on the school grounds and are officially “guardians of the land!”