June 2014

The last month of the year and what a busy month is was for us!

Sport: Junior Sports Day, on June 17th was great fun. We had another beautiful day for our sports again. Everybody looked great in their team colours.

Basketball: We all enjoyed the final of the basketball blitz on Friday June 20th. Congratulations to the winning team. Well done to the runners up, and all who took part.

Hurling: Thanks to the Dicksboro coaches for all their work.

Spikeball: 5th and 6th classes enjoyed the league this year.

Cycling: It was great to see everybody learning how to cycle safely. We hope you enjoy being out on your bikes this Summer and keep safe.

June School Tours: Junior Infants had a great time in The Castle Park on June 18th. Rooms  10, 12, 13 and 18 went to Tayto Park on June 6th and had a wonderful day. Room 15 girls went to The Discovery Park on June 25th and had great fun.

Music: Wassa Wassa was a great success again. Everybody loved drumming and dancing.

Orchestra Visit: Philip Edmonson and the Kilkenny Youth Orchestra came to visit us on June 12th and treated us to two concerts. We all really enjoyed it.

Drama: Mrs Mc Dermot has being doing great work with all our classes this year. Sixth class entertained us all with Cinderella-A Pantomime, it was great fun.

Art: Crafted Project: Sixth class did some wonderful work with Monika. They held an exhibition in the hall on June 24th, their work was wonderful.

Mural: We now have a fabulous new  mural in the Junior yard, thanks to Ms Lorraine Murphy, who designed it, with assistance from Ami Abbotts and 5th class girls. It really is a work of art, which will be enjoyed by all our young pupils for years to come!

Goodbye: We say a fond farewell to Mrs Mc Namara this month. We would like to thank her for all her work with Junior Infants and wish her all the best in her retirement.

Sixth class girls will also be leaving us this year , we wish them all the best in the future. First Class Boys are moving to the CBS in September, we wish them all the best too.

Cake Sale on June 20th was a great success. Thank you to the bakers, the organizers and the happy customers.

We hope everybody has a lovely Summer holiday, we will see you all on Monday September 1st.