Class News

Basketball Blitz in the community center!

On the Tuesday of active week we organised a basketball blitz in the local community center. The girls had been practicing their skills for weeks and students from 3rd to 6th competed in a friendly blitz. Thanks to Noel O' Connor for refereeing the matches.    ...

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Kicksanity!

A big thank you to Mrs. Balfe the 6th class teacher who really put the girls through their paces on Active Week doing "kicksanity" on the yard with the school. The girls learned "boxercise" and "kickboxing" moves with music! Very active indeed!   [gallery...

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Walk a mile with a smile!

As part of Active week we arranged a school walk for the entire school. Parents and children from Juniors to 6th met in the square in Newcastle West. We wore our active wear and set off at 8:45. The children were delighted to arrive to school to be greeted by music...

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Summer Fun

Clap your hands, it's summer at last! We have been busy doing lots of summer activities in our classroom and outside. Take a look...

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Outdoors & adventure in May!

For the month of May we are focusing on “outdoor and adventure” as part of our whole school Physical Education plan. Junior infants took to the field for “straw relays”! Each team had to collect their allocated straw colour but you could only collect one at a time!...

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We love Stations!!

In Junior Infants we love stations and learn so much from each other during this time. We have such fun whilst learning during our literacy & numeracy...

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letter relays! Outdoor and adventure !

Outdoors for the month of May !!!4th class had great fun in their letter relays. Both teams had to collect as many letters as possible and make smaller words out of the letters in a team. There was a time limit on it also to up the pressure! Great fun !   [gallery...

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Science trip!

The girls in 4th class had great fun in the library last Thursday. They got a lovely talk by bio diversity expert Dale. They got to look at insects and listen to lots of  stories. Great fun!

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