Class News

Newcastle West fire brigade

We had a visit from Newcastle West fire brigade before our midterm. We learned all about the fire engine. We got to sit in the engine and we even got a turn with the hose! We soaked the yard!

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Weekly assembly and updates!

Our 2018/2019 ASF Committee have been very busy planning and preparing for new initiatives that we hope to develop over the year. One of our first initiatives is a weekly assembly in the hall after our prayers. The ASF will give weekly updates and announcements to the...

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Developing skills through board games!

Various classes have tried out playing board games in their classrooms. It has proved to be a great success in terms of oral language skills, problem solving, listening, speaking, team work and leadership roles. The girls got to take a break from the books and video...

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5th Class Kandinsky Inspired Autumn Trees!

We recently learned about the artist Kandinsky and how he used circles to create his masterpieces  . We became very inspired by his art and decided to use his idea to make our own creations. We created autumn leaves by making our very own Kandinsky circles. They...

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5th class check into the “Bug Hotel”!

Recently, Geoff Hunt came to visit. We explored the bug hotel in our green area. We collected many different bugs and examined them on the microscope. We had a great day exploring our local school environment and seeing all the different bugs that live in our green...

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Anne Frank comes to life in 5th Class!

Recently we wrote diary entries imagining what life was like for Anne Frank during the 1940s when she was hiding from the Nazis. We all packed our suitcases with 3 items we could not live without. Some of us came up with very imaginative items!...

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Futsal Blitz

On Monday 22nd of October, girls from 3rd and 4th class travelled to the community centre in Newcastle West. While there, the team participated in a mini futsal blitz which was being run by Barry McGann, the Limerick development officer with the FAI. The girls really...

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Active Flag Committee 2018/2019

The  New Active Flag Committee for 2018/2019 has been selected. Chairperson: Ellie Nolan, Vice Chairperson: Lucy Shanks, Secretary: Pia Kelly, Vice Secretary: Shonagh Vaughan and our three spokes people are Ella Cahill, Daria Radanovic and Zuzanna Pasek. Teacher Co...

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