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Newsletter October 2017


Elizabeth’s Notes This is a very busy time of year for us all here in school and a lot happens before the mid-term break at the end of October. We welcomed the Lord Mayor, Tony Fitzgerald to our school on 9th of October. He spoke to us about keeping healthy and being good citizens in […]

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Newsletter June 2017


Elizabeth’s Notes June arrives with the hint of expectation of summer. It seems easier to look forward to sunshine and the great outdoors than to remember back to the dark days of last winter. It seems a long time ago now since we were standing at the sideline cheering for the lads in their Sciath […]

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Newsletter April – May 2017


Elizabeth’s Notes To the stars of the stage, well done to every child who took part in the performance, a huge thank you to all the staff who put in a massive effort to bring about such an event and to the parents who provided such wonderful costumes. The creativity was amazing.   We hope […]

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Newsletter March 2017


Elizabeth’s Notes So successful was Seachtaine na Gaeilge last week that the classes are keeping it all going again this week. Bhí an scoil go léir lán de phóstaeir agus de phictuirí, bhí gach duine ag baint trial as an méid Gaeilge atá ar eolas acu agus bhíodar go léir ag foghlaim níos mó di. […]

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Newsletter February 2017


Elizabeth’s Notes   The poster on the street is always the work of children in the school and a group had just completed the lovely Spring poster when a storm struck and we had to delay putting it up. According to meteorologists, Spring hasn’t sprung until March 1st and maybe they have a point!   […]

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Newsletter January 2017


Elizabeth’s Notes Happy New Year to you all and welcome to the first newsletter of 2017. There are lots of different dates that mark the beginning of a new year according to faith and culture and we all have our own birthday as well to give us the opportunity to come up with a new […]

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Newsletter December 2016


Elizabeth’s Notes The Winter Fair this year seemed to just run like a well-oiled machine but don’t be fooled, a massive amount of work from a huge team of people went into it to make it look like that. And the reward? A thoroughly enjoyable day for one and all.On behalf of the boys and […]

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Newsletter November 2016


Elizabeth’s Notes Winter Fair fever is upon us and the elves from Juniors to Sixth class are busy working away creating crafts to support the biggest fund raising initiative of the year organised by the PTA.   Not only is it a very important fundraiser, it is also a day when we catch up with […]

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Newsletter October 2016


Elizabeth’s Notes We have come to the end of our first half term already and so much has been fitted in it’s hard to know where to begin. So as they say in all the best TV shows “in no particular order,” let me list just some of the things that have been going on […]

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Newsletter September 2016


Elizabeth’s Notes There’s so much happening at the beginning of September that it’s good to let that mayhem run its course and then draw breath to settle into the new school year. The flip side of that can be that once you get to this stage and the routines are up and running, bedtimes have […]

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