What Causes Fear?

Mairéad, Jake, Isabelle and Leonie joined prize winners from over 90 schools across Leinster at regional final of the Intel Mini Scientist Exhibition in DCU on Friday 8th December. While they will not proceed to the national final, they thoroughly enjoyed their day, impressing judges with the quality of their research, watching Science experiments & […]

RDS Primary Science Fair 2018

We are delighted to inform you all that sixth class has been successful in obtaining a stand in the RDS Primary Science Fair once again this year! The title of this year’s project is ‘Why Do Some People’s Hair Have More Static Electricity?’ We are already exploring atoms and how they are formed! We will […]

Meet Milo

On Thursday 16 November, under the guidance of Mrs. Bell, the children in 5th Class worked collaboratively in groups to make Milo, the robot, using LEGO WeDo 2.0. This is a fantastic new learning tool designed to introduce children to robotics, engineering and programming through a robot-based learning system. We would like to thank Mrs. […]

Meet the Bee Bots

Under the supervision of Mrs. Bell, the children in 5th Class played with Bee Bot robots today and programmed them to travel through mazes and to move in a synchronised manner. Our thanks to Mrs. Bell for bringing the Bee Bots into the classroom and for enabling us to work with them. The school has […]

WOW Second Class!

Well done to the Second Class children who win the Golden Boot this term! An amazing 84% of the children in Second Class walk, park and stride, cycle on carpool on their journey to school every Wednesday. In the school as a whole, 68% of children participated in Walk on Wednesday between August and October. […]

Cumann na mBunscol Sports Day 2017

Well done to all the children who represented the school at the Cumann na mBunscol Sports Day in Charlesland on Wedneday 7 June! Competition was stiff among 18 participating school, with three heats in most races. All of our athlethes performed admirably in both field and track events and we were delighted to come home […]

Our week with our Luxembourger penpals

The sun shone brightly on 29 May as our 25 penpals from Luxembourg joined us in school along with their teachers, Yannick  and Natalie, and a parent, Aurélie. During the week, we made bilingual posters advertising our céilí; played “Ice Breaker Bingo,” “Stop the Bus” and “Back to Back” together; taught our visitors how to […]