enior Infants enjoying an exciting story

World Book Week

Dubray Book Shop invited all classes to visit them during the week. Classes were read excerpts from their books, by different authors. Everybody had a token worth €1.50 or got a free book. There were prizes for the best question or guess the number of sweets in the jar. A big thank you to Dubray Book Shop staff and the authors. Read More

Dogs’ Trust

We were delighted to welcome Meg and her owner, Fiona to the school. They visited all the classes and we were  told us how best to care for our four legged friends.

Room 4 boys and girls with Fiona and Meg
Room 4 boys and girls with Fiona and Meg

 

 

 

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Fiona, Meg and boys and girls from Room 5

 

Visit of The Rose of Tralee

We were delighted to welcome The Rose of Tralee, Maria Walsh to our school. She was great fun.

Roses and their babies get Céad Míle Fáilte from Mrs Kelly

 

Two prospective Rose Escorts! Maria gave  them some advice!
Two prospective Rose Escorts! Maria gave them some advice!

 

Spot The Rose!
You too could be a Rose!
You too could be a Rose!

 

"Goodbye to all in the Pres I enjoyed my visit.
“Goodbye to all in the Pres I enjoyed my visit.

Spring Events 2014

Seachtain na Gaeilge 2014

Ceoltóirí na scoile
Ceoltóirí na scoile
Rang a dó agus a trí
Rang a dó agus a trí

 

 

Ag éisteacht leis an     múinteoir!
Ag éisteacht leis an
múinteoir!

 

Bean a Tí agus Pól
Bean a Tí agus Pól
Na deirfiúracha áille a bhí ag rince dúinn
Na deirfiúracha áille a bhí ag rince dúinn
Ag seinm ceoil
Ag seinm ceoil
Dán a rá don scoil
Dán a rá don scoil
Ag baint taitneamh as an lá
Ranganna a cúig agus a sé
An enthusiastic audience!
An enthusiastic audience!

Greenery in the yard!
Greenery in the yard!
Rinceoirí iontacha
Rinceoirí iontacha
An Ceilí
An Ceilí
Ag baint taitneamh as an rince
Ag baint taitneamh as an rince
Bean Uí Cheallaigh ag tabhairt treoir
Bean Uí Cheallaigh ag tabhairt treoir
Na ceoltóirí: Mairtín agus Paddy
Na ceoltóirí: Mairtín agus Paddy

We had a great time celebrating Seachtain na Gaeilge with a concert and a ceilí. All the classes performed. Míle buiochas do gach duine as ucht an lá iontach sin.

Confirmation 2014

Confirmation took place on Saturday March 29th in St. Mary’s cathedral.

Confirmation Class : Room 14
Confirmation Class : Room 14
Confirmation Class: Room 16
Confirmation Class: Room 16

Green School Committee 2014

Our Green School Committee are doing some wonderful work. We can see them here at our rainwater harvester.

Saving water is our aim.
Saving water is our aim.

 

Challenge to Change 2014

Girls from Room 11 are using water from our harvester for the school garden.

Rainwater for our plants
Rainwater for our plants

As part of the challenge to change project, 5th class from Room 11,under the guidance of Mrs Denieffe, are doing a wonderful job on the school garden.

Green Fingers!
Green Fingers!

Mrs Denieffe’s Class worked very hard on this great project and did a wonderful presentation.

5th class Challenge to Change Project
5th class Challenge to Change Project

 

Dogs Trust Visit

Room 1 boys and girls with Deirdre and Beibhinn
Room 1 boys and girls with Deirdre and Beibhinn

Nore Valley Farm loaned us their chicks which we watching and growing.

We all loved the cute little chicks1
We all loved the cute little chicks1

 

 

Spring Art

 

Beautiful!
Beautiful!
Wonderful Colours
Wonderful Colours
Fabulous
Fabulous
A great work of art
A great work of art

 

A talented artist
A talented artist

 

 

 

Spring time was a very busy time for everybody in the Pres!

Spring Events 2013

 

 We had many events going on in the Pres this Spring.

 Music

Kilkenny Presentation Choir
Peace Proms in the Hub

 

 

Dogs trust visit

DogSport

Rugby 2
Tag rugby is being enjoyed by our senior classes.
Rugby
This is fun.

 

 Challenge to Change: Pottery

 

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Girls are enjoying pottery classes.

 

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Under the guidance of potter Fiona Flood
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Pottery is great fun.

 

Seachtain na Gaeilge

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“Professor Plunger” with one of his “volunteers”!

 

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A career in entertainment could be in order for this young man!
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Another of the Fanzini Brother’s “volunteers”!

 

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Rinceoírí na Scoile

 

 

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Rang a haon agus a dó

 

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Rang a Sé

 

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Ceol le Pól

 

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Very colourful junior infants

 

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Bláthanna duit Bean a Tí

 

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Ceol agus Céilí le Bean Uí Cheallaigh , Máirtín agus Lynn
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Enjoying the Céilí

 

We  had a great time during Seachtain na Gaeilge. Míle Buiochas do gach duine.