Cumann na mBunscoil

Well done to our boys football team. The boys met Gaelscoil na Cruaiche in the Cumann na mBunscol County Final. Thanks to Mrs Gorman, Eamon and Noel for training the team and to Pauline for all her help and support.

New Drumcondra Reading Test

We administered the New Drumcondra Reading Test to children from 1st – 6th class over the past few weeks. You will find an information letter below from the Educational Research Centre (ERC) with regard to interpreting the results of the new test in comparison to the older Drumcondra Test.

New Drumcondra Primary Tests: Information note for Parents and Guardians

e-Zine June 2019 Update

 

 

e-Zine June 2019 Update

Please click on the above link to view our latest e-zine; full of important information and events, some of which happening this week including:

Music: last music lesson Wednesday 12th June for 3rd to 6th pupils

Irish Dancing: no dancing Wednesday 12th June

Sports Week: Wednesday – Water Day, all children to bring change of clothes and shoes and a towel please. Thursday – Games Day. Friday – Athletics

 

Athletics Fest

Unfortunately our school will now be unable to take part in the Athletics Fest on Friday 14th June.  Apologies for any disappointment.  Any monies already paid for the bus will be refunded in due course.

Kenny Folliard Memorial Cup

This match will now take place on Tuesday 18th June at 11am in Aghamore.

Rounders Blitz

6th class students had a great day out at the rounders blitz in Ballyhane

Rounders Blitz

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Football Final

 

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Our boys football team will play in the Cumman na mBunscol football county final against Gaelscoil na Cruiache in McHale Park on Monday 10th June at 2.15pm.  Transport will be provided for the team to travel from school to the match; the bus will leave McHale Park at approximately 3.40pm, to allow for trophy and medal presentations following the match, and will arrive back at school approximately 4.15pm. The cost of the bus, which is being subsidised by the school, is €5 per child please.

For parents who wish to attend the match, please note the following from the County Board:

“Sideline Rules
Parents, spectators and all observing from the side line to show encouragement to the children that are playing; to show respect to referees and officials.

Refrain from using abusive and inappropriate language
We understand that this is never intended, but accidental slips are regularly heard in the heat of the moment.  Remember, this is a completition for children, involving children.

Admission Charge
Please be aware there is an admission charge of €5 per family/€3 per adult.  Match programmes will be available on the day.”

 Best of luck to all involved.

Kenny Folliard Memorial Cup

Due to the forecasted inclement weather, the organisers of the Kenny Folliard Memorial Cup have cancelled the match due to take place tomorrow (31st May) until a later date.

School Tour

Fun time on the water

School Tour

Children enjoying their trip to Shannon Adventure Centre.