• 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 … Read the rest

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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 … Read the rest

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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 … Read the rest

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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 … Read the rest

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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, … Read the rest

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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 … Read the rest

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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 … Read the rest

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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 … Read the rest

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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 … Read the rest

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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. … Read the rest

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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!

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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 … Read the rest

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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 … Read the rest

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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 … Read the rest

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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 … Read the rest

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    Homework Survey

    Posted on January 24, 2017 by in homework, News

     

    Survey results – Parents

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

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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 … Read the rest

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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 … Read the rest

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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 … Read the rest

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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 … Read the rest

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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 … Read the rest

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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 … Read the rest

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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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  • Active Week and Sports Day

    Posted on June 30, 2016 by in Uncategorized

    Active week was so much fun and we had a fantastic time on Sports Day! Well done to everyone who participated and thank you to all the parents who came … Read the rest

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    Active Schools – Treasure Hunt

    Posted on June 8, 2016 by in News

    Today we took part in a treasure hunt! Some parent helpers came into school and hid lots of puzzle pieces in three areas – inside the school building, outside in … Read the rest

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    Awake and Shake!

    Posted on June 8, 2016 by in News

    To kick off our Active Schools week, we had great fun dancing in the yard before school this morning. It was a great chance for parents to get involved by … Read the rest

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    Stars Adventures

    Posted on June 7, 2016 by in Junior Stars, News

    Our Stars have been busy lately. They had a trip to the bug hotel to check out the mini-beasts with Hilary. They took lots of photos, and returned to their … Read the rest

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    We’re going to the zoo, zoo, zoo!

    Posted on May 30, 2016 by in Uncategorized

    Senior Infants had a super day at the zoo! It was a lovely sunny day and all the animals were delighted to see us coming to visit them!

    We arrived … Read the rest

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    Multicultural Evening

    Posted on May 30, 2016 by in News

    A huge thank you to all the parents and children who came to our multicultural evening. It was a wonderful evening with so much delicious food to taste from the … Read the rest

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    Learning all about Sound

    Posted on May 13, 2016 by in Uncategorized

    For the science exhibition, we learned all about sound. We learned how our ears work to help us hear sounds. We did some experiments where we had to guess a … Read the rest

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    Yummy Pancakes!

    Posted on May 13, 2016 by in Uncategorized

    For Pancake Tuesday, we had a great time making some pancake batter. We had to follow the recipe carefully. We used eggs, flour and milk to make the pancakes, but … Read the rest

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    Sunflowers!

    Posted on May 13, 2016 by in Uncategorized

    We have been learning about plants and all the things they need to grow. We know that seeds need soil, light and water to grow into tall plants. We planted … Read the rest

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    A visit from the RSA

    Posted on May 13, 2016 by in Uncategorized

    Sarah from the Road Safety Authority visited our school today. She told some stories about staying safe on the road when we are walking, in cars or on our bikes. … Read the rest

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    Farmer’s Market during Aistear time

    Posted on May 13, 2016 by in Uncategorized

    In April, we learned all about the farmer’s market. In the role play corner, we created a farmer’s market and took turns setting up the stalls, being customers and being … Read the rest

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  • Student Council Bake & Toy Sale

    Posted on May 12, 2016 by in News

    A HUGE well done to the student council for raising over 700 from the bake and toy sale today!!! Thank you so much to everyone who donated toys and baked … Read the rest

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  • Second Level Educate Together Campaign for Kildare South

    Posted on April 21, 2016 by in News
    The Campaign for a Second-level Educate Together in Kildare South are looking for your story for their series “Real Parents, Real Stories”.
    If you would like to contribute to the … Read the rest
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  • School Transport Scheme

    Posted on April 18, 2016 by in News

    Here is all the information you need to know about Bus Eireann’s ‘School Transport Scheme’.

    School Transport 2016 – FAQs

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  • Science Exhibition & Seachtain na Gaeilge

    Posted on March 12, 2016 by in News

    We’ve been very busy in Senior Stars this month. We’ve been preparing for our Science exhibition next week by experimenting with floating and sinking, and had a huge amount of … Read the rest

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  • World Book Day 5th March 2016

    Posted on March 8, 2016 by in News

    We had a very busy World Book Day this year. We had lots of fun sharing books and stories with different classes. Older classes brought their favourite books downstairs to … Read the rest

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  • Healthy Eating

    Posted on February 24, 2016 by in News

    Healthy lunch ideas

    During a meeting with parents in relation to healthy lunches in school, one of the points which was raised is that a lot of the time finding … Read the rest

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