April 2014

Silver Circle draw took place on Thursday April 10th. Congratulations to the winners. A big thank you to everybody who supported it. €6600 was raised, and this will be used to update our IT equipment. Thank you to the Parents’ Council for all their work organising it.

First Penance took place on April 8th for our 2nd class girls, it was a lovely ceremony.

Dogs Trust : Deirdre visited us again with a different dog this year, Beibhinn. Everybody enjoyed her informative talk on caring for our four-legged friends. Go raibh maith agat Deirdre.

Easter Egg raffle : all the money raised goes to the Presentation Missions in Zimbabwe. Thank you for your generosity. Over €600 was collected!

Congratulations to Ms Avril Dwyer on the birth of her beautiful baby girl.

Sport: This term, we have had Spikeball, soccer and  Tag Rugby coaching. Now we have camogie training. The first match took place on April 3rd. We wish you all the best for future matches. Míle buiochas  to all the coaches.

Green School: our aim is water conservation this time, and we have a harvester, which we will use for watering our plants. We also had a spring clean, and a visit from the “Rubbish Monster”. Well done to the committee for all their hard work.

Easter Holidays April 11th at 12noon  to Monday April 28th, when school reopens at 9.00 am. Happy Easter to everybody and their families. We hope you all enjoy the holidays.

Photographs of the above events can be seen by clicking on the Spring Events 2014 link on the Home Page