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    5th Class Raffle

    Posted on December 15, 2018 by in Anthony's-5th-class

    For the next 2 weeks, 5th Class are running a fundraiser, where you have to correctly guess what this jumbled-up collage is:

    To enter, all you need to do is pick up an envelope from the 5th Class room before

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  • Term 1 in 1st!

    Posted on December 15, 2018 by in Megan's-1st-class

    We had great fun in 1st class this term. We are loving our new class ‘up stairs’ and were shocked that we are going home at the same time as 6th class now!

     

    We had three great visitors this

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  • Mia’s Junior Infants:Term 1

    Posted on December 14, 2018 by in Maria's-junior-infants

    We had a great first term in school, all the children settled in really well and have made great friends! So far this year we have learned 24 sounds, which will help us to read, we have learned all about …
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  • Posted on December 14, 2018 by in Jonathan's-senior-stars

    Stars have been busy practising for the Winter Concert – here’s a sneak preview!

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  • Autumn Time in Rang a Dó

    Posted on December 6, 2018 by in Maureen's-2nd-class

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    Over the past few weeks the boys and girls in Maureen’s second class have been learning all about Autumn. We discovered that certain animals such as bears, bats and hedgehogs all hibernate for the winter and have to gather

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  • Photos

    Posted on December 5, 2018 by in Clare's-senior-infants, Senior Infants

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    Book worms

    Posted on December 5, 2018 by in Chloe's Junior Stars

    We can’t believe that we have reached December already! The children in Stars have had a busy few months, doing lots of work based on our superhero and pirate topics. The new reading area in the classroom has been a …
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  • Science week and Futsal 5 a-side

    Posted on December 4, 2018 by in Uncategorized

    Science week took place this month, and 4th class were lucky enough to get the opportunity to take part in a very exciting workshop in school! Not only did the children get to carry out some very interesting experiments, they …
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  • October’s events and activities

    Posted on December 4, 2018 by in Uncategorized

    Fourth class got a chance to put their painting abilities on display in the run up to Halloween, as you can see we have some very creative and talented artists in our class 🙂

     

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  • September Activities

    Posted on December 4, 2018 by in Uncategorized

     

    As always 4th are thrilled to have some free reading time in our amazing library. If only they were always this quiet !

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  • October at School!

    Posted on November 25, 2018 by in Aisling's-junior-infants

    We are getting more and more creative in Aistear and we just love making constructions. Our theme this month was ‘School’ and we really enjoyed playing the different roles of principal and secretary in particular- Gerry and Aideen watch out!!…
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  • September Fun!

    Posted on November 25, 2018 by in Aisling's-junior-infants

    Junior Infants have been doing incredible work and having lots of fun since they started ‘big school’! In Aistear, we have been learning all about our homes. The class loved the role-play area, small world, construction and making creations with …
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  • Curriculum Evaluation Mathematics

    Posted on November 22, 2018 by in School-Inspection-Reports

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  • October Raffle

    Posted on November 11, 2018 by in Anthony's-5th-class

    For the next 2 weeks, 5th Class are running a fundraiser, where you have to correctly guess what this jumbled-up collage is:
    To enter, all you need to do is pick up an envelope from the 5th Class room before

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    December Fun!

    Posted on December 22, 2017 by in News, Uncategorized

    Santa!

    Our Junior Infants and Senior Infants and some of our Stars had a special visitor today!

     

    Lots of us had fun in the snow last week!

    Oisín’s 5th Class performed their play in Kildare Library last week and

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  • A Christmas Carol

    Posted on December 14, 2017 by in News

    5th class were delighted to perform their fantastic version of ‘A Christmas Carol’ in Kildare Library on Wednesday, December 13th. Well done to all involved!!
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  • Grandparents Day 2017

    Posted on November 24, 2017 by in News

    We had a fantastic morning welcoming some of our grandparents to our school! We showed them around our classrooms, asked them lots of questions and sang some songs for them. We put our artwork up in the halla for them …
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  • Tóg mo Lámh!

    Posted on July 3, 2017 by in News

    Gary’s 2nd class learned this fantastic song ‘Tóg mo Lámh’ before the summer break. Eoghan McDermott on 2fm spotted it on Twitter and gave the class a brilliant shout-out on his show. Not only did he retweet the video, the …
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    Our First set of Jerseys

    Posted on June 23, 2017 by in News

    We are delighted to announce that we have our very first set of jerseys. We are all so thankful to the people at Kildare Town Credit Union. Their sponsorhip of €1,000 was so generous. Pictured below are children from 2nd …
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  • 3rd & 4th Class School Tour

    Posted on May 29, 2017 by in News

    Kippure Adventure Centre

    3rd and 4th Class had a very exciting day in Kippure Adventure Centre, Blessington, County Wicklow. Abseiling, Rock Climbing, High-Beam Walking, Rope Walking and the dreaded Leap of Faith were the order for the day.

    The students

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    Multi cultural evening!

    Posted on May 18, 2017 by in News

    Thanks to all who came to take part in the multi-cultural evening in school today. We had an amazing array of food from lots of different countries and it was great to see so many people enjoying it.

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  • Growing Greens in our Geodome!

    Posted on May 9, 2017 by in News

    4th class were busy making healthy salads using the leaves they have planted in our geodome. Judith showed them how to make a healthy dressing to go on the salad, perfect for the beautiful weather we have at the moment!…
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  • Imagino Library Sculpture Project Exhibition

    Posted on April 25, 2017 by in News

    Our 2nd, 3rd and 4th classes were lucky enough to take part in the Imagino Library Sculpture Project this year. They made beautiful ceramic models inspired by characters from their favourite books with Ania, which are currently being displayed in …
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  • Mini Muckers!

    Posted on March 27, 2017 by in News

    On Sunday 12th March, our Parent’s Council held a ‘Mini Muckiness Challenge’ in our school. A great day was had by all- as you can see from the photos!!! Well done to everyone involved!

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  • Seachtain na Gaeilge- Déardaoin

    Posted on March 17, 2017 by in News

    Bhí Lá Glas againn inniu roimh Lá Fhéile Pádraig agus bhí ceolchoirm iontach againn! Chan gach rang amhráin os comhair na scoile agus bhí gach duine go hiontach. Ag an deireadh, chanamar Amhrán na bhFiann lé chéile.

    We all dressed

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  • Seachtain na Gaeilge- Dé Céadaoin

    Posted on March 15, 2017 by in News

    Bhí céilí mór iontach againn ar maidin inniu! Rinne rang 3 agus rang 4 ‘Ionsaí na hínse’ ar dtús. Ansin, tháinig rang 2 agus rang 1 suas freisin chun ‘Balla Luimnigh’ a dhéanamh. Tar éis é sin, rinne gach duine …
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  • Seachtain na Gaeilge 2017- Dé Máirt

    Posted on March 15, 2017 by in News

    Ar maidin, bhí Tráth na gCeist againn. Bhí craic agus spraoi againn! Tar éis é sin, rinneamar an Haca Gaelach le chéile!

    This morning, we had a quiz as Gaeilge. We had a great time! Afterwards, we all did the

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  • Seachtain na Gaeilge 2017- Dé Luain

    Posted on March 13, 2017 by in News, Uncategorized

    Bhí lá iontach againn inniu! Ar maidin, rinneamar léitheoireacht beirte le chéile. Chanamar amhráin agus bhíomar ag rá dánta. Féach!

    We had a great day today! This morning, we did paired reading together. We sang songs and saying poems. Have

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  • World Book Day 2017

    Posted on March 2, 2017 by in News

    We had a lovely chilled out World Book Day today. Each child in the school got a chance to show off or discuss their favourite book in their classrooms. Later in the day, the older classes came for a visit …
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    Handball Heroes!

    Posted on March 1, 2017 by in News

    Our U-11 Boys Olympic Handball team performed so well today in a tournament vs. Maynooth B.N.S. We travelled all the way to Confey G.A.A. and thoroughly enjoyed the games. The boys played so well as a team and scored some …
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  • Happiness Week!

    Posted on January 31, 2017 by in News

    Last week, we held ‘Happiness Week’ in our school. During the week we focused on our different feelings, how to manage them and looked at different things we can do that make ourselves and each other happy. Each class made …
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  • Credit Union Quiz

    Posted on January 30, 2017 by in News

    A huge congratulations to our 4th class students who took part in the Credit Union Quiz today. One of our teams came in 2nd place overall and we are so proud of them all for doing so well!

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    Homework Survey

    Posted on January 24, 2017 by in homework, News

     

    Survey results – Parents

    At the start of the September term we decided to try something new with regard to homework.

    Our aim was to give children time to learn some of the skills that they will need to

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    Congratulations Katie!

    Posted on January 8, 2017 by in Uncategorized

    We are thrilled to hear of Katie O’Connor’s success in winning the first school medal in swimming for Kildare Town ETNS. Katie won bronze in the Leinster  Minor School’s Gala Girls under 9’s 50m butterfly. She’s also made the qualification …
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  • Handball

    Posted on December 19, 2016 by in Uncategorized

    Well done to all the U- 11 boys and girls who represented our school so well in an Olympic Handball tournament in Co. Meath on December 6th. They had lots of fun!
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  • KWWSPCA Visit

    Posted on December 8, 2016 by in News

    We were visited by the Kildare and West Wicklow Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. We learned lots about how to take care of our pets and what to do if we ever see an animal that is …
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  • Grandparents Day

    Posted on November 23, 2016 by in News

    We had such a wonderful morning today! Lots of our grandparents came to visit us in school. They got a tour of our lovely building and then visited their grandchildren’s classes. They looked at projects, answered questions and heard some …
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  • Happy Halloween!

    Posted on October 28, 2016 by in Uncategorized

    The Halloween costumes in school today were SPOOKTACULAR!!! Well done to everyone for making such a huge effort! We danced to Michael Jackson’s ‘Thriller’ for Wake and Shake this morning and Cathy’s class performed at assembly- well done! Congratulations to …
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  • Magical Achievements :)

    Posted on June 30, 2016 by in Uncategorized

    On the last day of term we all celebrated our wonderful achievements from throughout the year. This included the raising of our first Green Flag, our STEM Award, our Active School Flag and our Blue Star Award. Well done to …
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  • Trip to the Playground!

    Posted on June 30, 2016 by in Uncategorized

    As an end of year treat, we all headed to the playground and had great fun!
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