Author: ian

Graffiti: Art or Vandalism?

[slideshow id=59]The boys from 5th and 6th attended a debate on graffiti in Ringsend library. It was decided that graffiti could only be classified as art if permission was received for the work. We learned that tagging is not cool and is merely a form of vandalism and attention seeking.

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All work and no clay….

The boys from 5th and 6th displayed their artistic talents when they created some wonderful clay figures as part of their History project about the Easter Rising of 1916. Thanks to Ms. Fay, our visiting student teacher for her work on this project.

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Parents’ Association Raffle

The Parents’ Association are having a Christmas raffle this year in order to raise funds for the school. There are lots of great cash prizes to be won so please ask your friends and family to buy a ticket. You could be the lucky winner of 500 euro! Tickets costing 10 euro are available immediately …

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Dean’s Computer Class

The boys from 5th and 6th class are having great fun and learning all about computers with Dean, our visiting teacher. They will be writing blogs and learning how to do animation.

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Halloween Art

Here are some scary pictures courtesy of 5th and 6th class boys:[slideshow id=48]

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Author Book Signing

5th and 6th classes walked to Liberty Hall on Friday morning to meet Frank Cottrell Boyce. The author read from his latest book and fielded questions from the hundreds of pupils about the writing process. His latest book is a sequel to ‘Chitty Chitty Bang Bang’ called ‘Chitty Flies again’. A previous book of his, …

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Healthy Lunches

Healthy Lunches. The school enforces a healthy lunch policy. This is in order to promote a healthy lifestyle and to combat childhood obesity and other conditions brought on by the consumption of unhealthy foods. Sandwiches, fruit and milk are provided for each child in the school. Healthy Foods: Fruit Vegetables Sandwiches/Bread/Crackers/Rice-cakes Salads Water, Milk, Fruit …

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Hike to Prince William’s Seat

  By Dorian. On the 29 of September our class went on a hike. We were going to Prince William’s Seat. We went there on a bus. I was sitting in the front with Aaron MD. Cuba and our teacher Mr. Lane were behind us. When we got there it was really sunny. First we …

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Christian’s Farewell

We wish Christian all the best in his new school in Blanchardstown.

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Hike

5th and 6th classes are going on a hike this Wednesday to Prince William’s Seat. Please bring a packed lunch and wear old clothes and footwear.

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