Globe Programme Results

The results of GLOBE Air Quality campaign, measuring nitrogen dioxide at schools around the country, are back! Each school received a nitrogen dioxide (NO2) concentration value for each of their three tubes. The concentration of NO2 captured in diffusion tubes is expressed in micrograms (µg) per cubic metre (m3). Each result represents an average NO2 concentration … Read more

The Globe Programme

In March, as part of the school’s work on Global Citizenship Travel, the children in 4th Class will undertake the GLOBE Air Quality Campaign,  a citizen science project to assess traffic-related air pollution at schools. This project is funded by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The EEU of An Taisce, the GLOBE programme and the … Read more

🏃‍♀️ More Cross Country Success! 🏃‍♂️🥇🥈🥉

Wow! Wow! Wow!  What a school, what wonderful children and runners and what great teamwork!  We had another successful day on Thursday 25th November.  This time we had a much larger number of children competing in the Wicklow Open Cross Country Event, with up to 8 boys and 8 girls from each class representing St. … Read more

Intel Mini Scientist 2021

There has been great excitement over the past week with students presenting projects to their classmates and to a panel of judges.  The judges were really impressed with the level of research, the teamwork and the high quality of presentation.  Well done to all 53 students from 4th, 5th and 6th Classes!  We are really … Read more

Fourth Class Trip to Knocksink Woods

Fourth Class had a great class trip to Knocksink Woods on Thursday 17th June.  We enjoyed our hike through the woods.  Highlights of the day include: finding the ruins of an old stone cottage, working together to complete a den we came across, hiking up to the pond and ancient kiln, picnicing, making up little … Read more