Class News

Run around Ireland !

Delighted to announce our new ASF initiative called "Run around Ireland"! Every class from juniors to sixth are taking part in this activity for a minimum of six weeks. The challenge consists of running laps of the school yard or hall. I lap  = 1km!  We then add up...

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Soccer Fun!

Third Class were lucky enough to have a soccer fun session with Sean recently. They learned quite a few skills and had great fun in the process.

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Run Around Ireland Challenge – Junior Infants

IMG_7371.1IMG_7372As part of our Active Flag we are all engaging in the Run Around Ireland challenge. A number of times during the week we get out of the classroom and run, jog or walk. We then add up our kilometers and track them on a chart. We are all enjoying...

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Spooky Stroll!

Our Spooky Stroll was a great success this year! Both the Green Schools and Active Flag teamed up to organise  this initiative. Some girls designed their own home made costumes  and we had a competition for the top 3. We all met in the Square in Newcastle West and...

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New Active Flag Slogan

Pupils from all classes were invited to create an Active Flag slogan. It was a tough decision but we finally picked our  winner, Grace Kelly. Our new Active Slogan is " Don' t sit, get up and get fit"!!! Well done Grace and to everyone who entered. Grace received an...

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Visit from Newcastle West Fire Brigade

On Tuesday 23rd October we had a visit from two members of Newcastle West Fire Brigade. Darren & Seamus came to talk to us about Fire Safety and about what it is like to be a Fire Fighter. We even got to sit in the fire engine & to use the hose! What fun we...

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