Category Archives: Active_School

Run Around Ireland Challenge Week 2

18th to 22nd April: This week we reached Clara Bog, Co. Offaly and the Rock of Cashel, Co. Tipperary. Well done to everyone! Both children and staff are making a huge effort with the daily running – it’s really impressive. … Continue reading

Run Around Ireland Challenge 2021

As part of the renewal process for our Active Flag, we are currently taking part in the Run around Ireland Challenge. We have a map of Ireland with different landmarks shown on it and the distance from our school to … Continue reading

Run around Ireland Challenge Week 1

22nd – 26th March: This week we reached The Spire, Dublin; Powerscourt Waterfall, Co. Wicklow; Newgrange, Co. Meath and Kilkenny Castle!! What a brilliant start.  

#ShamrockChallenge

5th and 6th Class completed a Flashmob #ShamrockChallenge  on yard for 3rd and 4th Class just as they all lined up after break.

European School Sports Day

Children from Infants up to 6th class partook in fun sporting activities as part of the European School Sport’s Day.

Let’s Play Ireland

Let’s Play Ireland is a government-led initiative aimed at promoting play for all children living in Ireland during the COVID-19 emergency. To view videos and lots of play and learning ideas for young children go to https://www.gov.ie/en/campaigns/lets-play-ireland/    

Active Day

We are currently renewing our Active Flag. On Thursday October 15th Ms Vaughan ran an active day throughout the school.

Outdoor Pursuits and Kayaking Day

We all had a brilliant day where we got to partake in Kayaking on the lake, go-karting, archery and games.  During the day, we got treats of hot chocolate, hot dogs and ice-cream.