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An ice cream treat

Thanks to Mr Threadgold, everyone enjoyed whipped ice cream on 27th June. There were shrieks of delight as Mr Whippy pulled into the school car park. Having patiently waited their turn, the children sat on the grass eating ice cream … Continue reading

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6th Class wheelchair sports

On the 29th of March, 6th Class took part in some wheelchair activities. Joanne Wall brought in some sporting wheelchairsWe played activities that included going in and out through cones and rolling a dice, the first team to get to … Continue reading

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Morphcord

Sixth class have chosen Morphcord as our Junior Entrepreneur enterprise product. Morphcord is a multi use cord. We have made keychains and bracelets.  They are available from sixth class and cost €3 or two for €5.  You can customise them … Continue reading

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Credit Union Poster Competition Winners

Congratulations to Konrad, Pia, Aoibheann, Emma and Hazel who were prize winners in a recent poster competition run by Leighlinbridge Credit Union. They are pictured with Henry Roberts who presented them with their prizes. Emma also received a prize for … Continue reading

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6th Class Visit to Arboretum

On Thursday 15th December the 6th Class visited the Arboretum. The class arrived at 10 o’clock . There they met Rachel Doyle, the CEO of the Arboretum. Rachel told them all about her story and how she grew her business … Continue reading

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6th Class Dragons Den

On the 8th of December 6th class took part in a Dragons Den which was part of the J.E.P (Junior Entrepreneur Programme). Different groups proposed ideas for a class enterprise. Here are some of the ideas: Morph cord, Name meanings, … Continue reading

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The Crocus Project

Sixth class are taking part in The Crocus Project which is organised by Holocaust Education Trust Ireland. Ben made us a star shaped box to plant the crocuses which represents the Star of David. We planted over sixty bulbs to … Continue reading

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Visit from the victorious Carlow camogie team

On the 14th of September, the All Ireland champion camogie team visited our school. By Aaron, Adam, Konrad, Julia, Pia and Aaran.  

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A visit from Dónal Nolan

October 3rd-8th was Space Week. Dónal Nolan  visited our school on Thursday 6th October . Dónal works for a company called Moog. Here are some interesting facts which he told us: E.S.A. is the European Space Agency. It launches the … Continue reading

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The Digestive System – 5th Class

Here are some amazing facts we learned: 1.The breakdown of food in your body is called digestion.Your digestive system starts working before you take your fist bite of food and usually continues working for hours after you finished eating. 2. … Continue reading

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