5th and 6th

Oscar takes on Mr. Dempsey’s Tinfoil Boat Challenge

Oscar takes on Mr. Dempsey’s Tinfoil Boat Challenge

Well done to 5th and 6th Class who took on another of Mr. Dempsey’s STEM challenges. This time, using just a sheet of tinfoil the class were tasked with designing a boat which would be buoyant enough to hold coins without sinking. Using what they learned, they...

Poems by Annie

Poems by Annie

Well done to Annie in Mr. Dempsey’s class on composing some beautiful poetry. Here is a sample of her work. The 18th of May Every kid can’t wait for the day, When we can meet our friends on the 18th of May. We have been texting and calling, but it isn’t the same, As...

STEM – Challenge accepted!

STEM – Challenge accepted!

Well done to 5th and 6th Class pupils for taking on Mr. Dempsey's STEM challenge to power a lego car using nothing but a balloon! The children learned that when you inflate a balloon it stores potential energy in the form of the stretched skin of the balloon and...

Mass for First Holy Communion and Confirmation children

Mass for First Holy Communion and Confirmation children

Fr. Fogarty, together with the principals and teachers (of the sacrament classes) in our parish would like to invite all our pupils and families to join us in celebrating a special Mass for our First Holy Communion and Confirmation children on Wednesday next, May 6th...

Geography Across the Waves

Geography Across the Waves

Well done to Annie Donnelly (5th Class) who took part in a livestream Geography lesson with pupils across the Atlantic in Salt Lake City. Annie, very capably, taught the American children all about Irish culture, the Irish language and about our school in Pouldine....

Author Olive Mooney visits school

Author Olive Mooney visits school

Children’s author Olive Mooney, of The Cadaver Chronicals fame recently visited the school and met with children from 3rd to 6th class.`

Greyhound Night

Greyhound Night

Congrats to 5th and 6th Class children who had the honour of leading the dogs out in the school race for the recent fundraiser.

U13 Ladies Football

U13 Ladies Football

Well done to our u13 girls who reached the final of our local schools blitz only to be pipped at the post by Littleton NS at the final hurdle. The girls played out of their skins and were very unfortunate not to bring home the winning shield. They finished second out...

Comics

Comics

Congratulations and thanks to Jack, Albha and Emily for designing and creating excellent comics which they kindly donated to our school libraries.