Summer 2015

Green Flag Day June 26th

We had a great day celebrating our third Green flag. The Lord Mayor, Joe Malone,  Malcolm Noonan and Bernadette Maloney came to celebrate with us. We enjoyed a special new dance and had an ice -creams later.

John hoists the flag with our Green Schools Committee and our guests.
John hoists the flag with our Green Schools Committee and our guests.
Creative Dance: The Hurl Dance
Creative Dance: The Hurl Dance
Watch out Riverdance and Lord Of The Dance!
Watch out Riverdance and Lord Of The Dance!
Medal Winners from 4th 5th and 6th with our guests
Medal Winners from 4th 5th and 6th with our guests

Congratulations to our medal winners in Spikeball and Basketball.

 

 

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Our friends say Slán.
Celebrating with ice -cream yummy! Thanks Mrs Kelly.
Celebrating with ice -cream yummy! Thanks Mrs Kelly.

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Bhí an lá again. Thanks to Mrs Kelly, all the teachers, the green School Committee and to our visitors.

Rumpled Beauty

Sixth class put on a tremendous performance for the school and their parents. Rumpled Beauty is a tale of sadness, fun and romance and a missing remote control!  But like all good tales there is a happy ever after ending!

 

Poor Rumpled Beauty slaving for The Mean Cousins
Poor Rumpled Beauty had to live with  The Mean Cousins
Mean Girls!
Mean Girls!
The King Queen and Uncle Dougal
The King, Queen, Aunt Ermintude and   Uncle Dougal and poor Rumpled Beauty
Dan Deeny and Rumpled Beauty
Dan Deeny and Rumpled Beauty Love is in the air!
T.V. Producers and their assistants
T.V. Producers and their assistants
Some of the cast of this great show
Some of the cast of this great show
More actors
More actors
the T. V. crew without whom there would be no show.
The T. V. crew without whom there would be no show.

 

Basketball

A basketball tournament was held between 5th and 6th classes. The final, which was very closely contested was held on Wednesday June 17th.bb5

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Everybody came out to enjoy the semi final and the final. The teams in the final were J and F. The winning team was J. Congratulations girls and well done to all who took part. Thank to their teachers for organising the matches.

Cake Sale

On Friday June 12th we held our annual cake sale. There was a wonderful selection of cakes, buns, cookies and all sorts of delicious treats on display.

these look too good to eat!
These look too good to eat!
We are looking forward to eating these.
We are looking forward to eating these.

A big thank you to all the parents who baked, donated and bought cakes. Thanks also to 5th and 6th classes, their teachers and Ms Bolger for all their work. It was a great success. €650 was collected for school funds. Go raibh míle maith agaibh go léir.

Junior Sports Day was held on May 27th. Everybody had great fun, and looked wonderful in their team colours.

I can do It!
I can do It!

 

And we are off!
And we are off!
Will I win?
Will I win?
Hope The ball doesn't fall.
Hope the ball doesn’t fall.
This is fun!
This is fun!

                                                                                          Friendship Week

We dedicated May 25th to 29th as our Friendship Week. We had lots of different activities, including  Junior/Senior yards open door days, poetry and Circle of Friends.

 

Our friends come in all shapes and sizes!
Our friends come in all shapes and sizes! Tony and Molly came to visit us for friendship Week. We hope they enjoyed Sports Day!
We all sang Circle of Friends together.
We all sang Circle of Friends together.

 

                                                                                Senior Sports Day

Senior Sports Day was held on June 3rd. It was a great success, lots of medals were won.

Girl Power!
Girl Power!
Tough competition here!
Tough competition here!
Proud medal winners
Proud medal winners
Almost there!
Almost there!
On Your Bike!
On Your Bike!

A generous member of our Parent Council donated a lovely bike which was raffled and raised €570 for the school. Thanks to all for their generosity. Lillie Mae in Room 5 was the lucky winner. Congratulations! Mrs Kelly is seen here promoting the prize  with Ms Bolger and some of our ticket sellers on Sports Day.

Parents' Sack Race
Parents’ Sack Race
Winners Of fun sack race
Winners of fun sack race

 

Teachers' Fun Sack Race
Teachers’ Fun Sack Race
Medal Winners
Medal Winners
Members Of Our Parents' Council
Members Of Our Parents’ Council

Sports Day was a wonderful success. Míle buiochas to everybody involved, parents, teachers, boys and girls. A Special thank you to Our fantastic Parents’ Council for all their hard work, and of course thanks for the treats!