Eco Safari

In September. we planted Spring bulbs on our school grounds – daffodils, tulips, anemone, irises, hyacinths, snowdrops & crocii. On Thursday last, we planted vegetables in recyled tyres that Peter had painted – peas, beans, beetroot, potatoes, chives & carrots. Afterwards, we went on a Scavenger Hunt to find & name the trees, flowers, minibeasts, […]

Incredible Edibles!

The children in 5th Class have started the Incredible Edibles project.  Incredible Edibles is a healthy eating initiative for Primary School pupils. It encourages schools across the country to get busy growing carrots, lettuce, potatoes, strawberries, turnips and herbs.  Here the children are planting their vegetables. Over the coming weeks, they hope to grow a veritable […]

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. […]

Further Green Flag Success!

The school was awarded its seventh Green Flag at the National Green Flag Awards Ceremony in the Helix on Wednesday, 24th May. Congratulations to everyone whose hard work and commitment helped us to achieve Green Flag status for Global Citizenship – Litter and Waste. Thank you too to Lucy, Sam, Mairéad and Mrs O Toole Byrne […]

Evening of Action Update

Our sincere thanks to our hardworking volunteers who weeded, planted, pruned, swept, painted, laid fencing and mulched flowerbeds around our yard areas during our Evening of Action last Wednesday night. Our school grounds looked beautiful for our First Communion celebrations.  Have a look at some before and after photos to see what our volunteers have […]