May, 2012

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Posted by: | Posted on: May 29, 2012

Djouce Mountain Hike 2012

On Monday the 28th of May last, 3rd – 6th classes went on a hike to Djouce Mountain. It was one of the toughest hikes the school has completed and fortunately we all made it home alive!

Posted by: | Posted on: May 29, 2012

Senior Infants win Tesco Art competition!

Earlier this month Senior Infants entered the Tesco/Daily Mail European Championship 2012 Art competition…. and we are very happy to announce that we are  prize winners!!!! The competition was open to everyone aged 4-16 years so we are very proud of our class for receiving a prize. Damien was also an overall winner so well done to him! A big thanks to Tesco Sandymount for our prizes!

Posted by: | Posted on: May 24, 2012

Docklands fun run with a familiar face!

Ms Byrne and Ms Murray completed the annual Dublin Docklands Fun Run on tuesday evening, The money raised from the run is donated to Barnardos and also donated to local schools in the area including St Patricks BNS.

Posted by: | Posted on: May 24, 2012

Birthday Boy Luke!

Luke celebrated his 6th Birthday yesterday. We had some scrumptious chocolate cake and went to the park for our lunch to celebrate in the lovely sunnyy weather!

Posted by: | Posted on: May 18, 2012

Sports update

Sports Day will take place in Irishtown stadium from 10am to 12pm on Friday May 25th this year. Please come along to enjoy a fun day for all the family.

Soccer: Semi-final V St. Dominic’s, Tallaght on Friday May 18th.

Cricket: 3rd and 4th class have started cricket training with an expert coach from Australia.

Rugby: 5th and 6th are now learning the basics of Rugby Union with a coach from Leinster Rugby.

Posted by: | Posted on: May 17, 2012

Sailors for a day – Luke and Lee

Luke and Lee from 1st class headed down to Custom House Quay along with Lukes Mum Olivia and two girls from the girls school. They boarded the Jeanie Johnston where they met Chantelle the Mermaid, cousin to Ariel and the captain of the ship – Keith Duffy!! They got to wear sailor costumes and pose for photographs to launch the Tall Ships Race which takes place from August 23rd to 26th. The boys also got to visit Jurys afterwards for some crisps and chocolate.  It is hard work being sailors for the day!

Posted by: | Posted on: May 17, 2012

Docklands Early Numeracy Activity Week

This week we are having fun for our Numeracy Week! The theme this week is shape, space and size! The boy’s have enjoyed playing lots of games and talking/recognising  different shapes etc. The NEYAI very kindly provided us with lots of fun resources!

Posted by: | Posted on: May 16, 2012

Website Wednesday – entry 16

Scott : We learned about bikes. Always wear your helmet. Kian gave me a hug.

Joshua: We talked about memories today – funny ones, school ones and sad ones. I wrote about a school memory when I was playing football.

Conor: We talked about the different parts of bikes – the handlebars, the wheels and the brakes.

Posted by: | Posted on: May 8, 2012

Karate Kid Oisin!

Congratulations to 2nd class pupil Oisin Coleman and his older brother ‘Tadge’ on returning from the Kenpo Karate World Championships in Utrecht, Holland with gold medals.

Posted by: | Posted on: May 8, 2012

Wycieczka w góry

W miniony piątek uczniowie klas trzeciej, czwartej, piątej i szóstej wybrali się na wycieczkę w góry. Pomimo niesprzyjającej pogody wyprawa była udana. Na zakończenie tradycyjnie rozpaliliśmy ognisko. Poniżej kilka zdjęć.