December is such a busy time for us here in The Pres! The Junior Infants, Senior Infants and First Classes were rehearsing their plays. There was beautiful singing of carols to be heard around the school. There was wonderful Winter and Christmas arts and crafts going on in all the classrooms.
Kilkenny Christmas Tree Festival, part of Yulefest kilkenny, took place in St Canice’s Cathedral from December 9th to 17th. This is an event which displays trees of all makes, shapes and sizes. This year Senior Infant boys and girls from Room 9 and Second Class girls from Room 10 displayed their trees. Congratulations Mrs Millea’s Second Class who were the winners!
More information : www.stcanicescathedral.com/events
A big thank you to Mrs Millea, to everybody who brought in the bottles, and to all who helped to put the tree on display. Congratulations to all!
A big thank you to Ms Doyle and her boys and girls for their work on their tree for St Canice’s
The Junior Infants, Senior Infants and First Classes put on fabulous plays for the school and their parents.
Senior Infants: A miracle in Town
Junior Infants: Whoops a Daisy Angel
First Class: The Bossy King
Everybody loved the three shows. They were were fantastic. Míle buiochas do na múinteoirí agus do na daltaí. All the teachers, and the boys and girls worked really hard to put on such great performances. Thanks to the parents for their help with the costumes. It was a great week!
Santa Came to Visit Us!
What a lovely surprise we all got when Santa arrived to visit us. He brought along some helpers and even Santa babies!
Míle buiochas to Santa and to his helpers, of all ages, for visiting us for and bringing us lovely treats. Thanks again to our wonderful Parents’ Council.
We really enjoyed the visit. We hope Santa, all our boys and girls and their families have a wonderful Christmas and we wish you all the best in 2017.
A Free Draw was held in every class for selection boxes, which were kindly donated by The Parents’ Council. Congratulations to all the boys and girls who won. Thank you very much Parents’ Council.
Our Annual Christmas Draw started on December 8th and continued until Friday 16th. It was a great success. The fabulous prizes were donated locally. A big thank you to all those who generously donated and congratulations to all the lucky winners.