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Junior and Senior Infants Growing Soya Beans

Junior and Senior Infants went outside with Ms Stapleton, Ms Cook and Ms Walsh to sow Soya Beans just like in the fairytale Jack and the Beanstalk. We learned that plants need light and water to grow. Students worked with their partners to sow the seeds. We're going...

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Secret Potions

5th & 6th class created secret potions today during Maths. Taking care to measure the capacity correctly, each potion had five ingredients totalling 500 millilitres. The ingredients were very interesting - essence of bat, Klopp's tears, mint extract, and liquidised...

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Junior and Senior Infants Spring Walk

Junior and Senior Infants went on a Spring Observation Walk in the grounds of the Senior School. They worked with their partner to find various signs of Spring using a checklist on their...

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Green Schools Water Poster Competition

Green Schools Ireland have extended the deadline for their Valuing Water competition to Friday April 23rd so dust off the colours and paint brushes and get creative. As we have not been in school for quite a while the Green Schools committee have been quiet so this...

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Markey Marathon for Barnardos

Roisin and Aisling Markey and their family have taken up the Barnardos Family Marathon Challenge. Together with their Mum, Dad and brother Conor, they will  run a Marathon distance (26 miles/ 42 KM) between February 1st and 28th! All funds raised will help support...

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NJS Distance Learning Programme Update

10th January, 2020 Dear Parents,  Level 5 restrictions make this a difficult start to 2021.  However, we hope that the combination of vaccine roll out and adherence to the guidelines will result in a decrease in the number of cases.  Hopefully, schools will reopen as...

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Guidelines on Remote Learning

Dear Parents and Guardians, As we embark on another school closure, we have set out below our policy on teaching and learning online.  The key purpose of the policy is to ensure the online safety of pupils and staff.  The policy should be read also in conjunction with...

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Bua na Cainte

To access Bua na Cainte at home during the school closures, please follow the instructions below. Click the link Bua na Cainte Downloads – Bua na Cainte Downloads (edco.ie) 2. Select your required file from the list which appears (class level & PC/Mac) and a download...

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Guidelines on SeeSaw

REMOTE LEARNING WITH SEESAW: Frequently Asked Questions for Families    Setting Up Seesaw for Home Learning    What are Home Learning Codes?   Home Learning Codes (a 12-digit text code or QR code) allow students to sign in to the Seesaw CLASS app from home while...

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Book Collection

Dear Parents, Book Collection arrangements are as follows: Times: Friday 8th January 2pm to 3.00pm - 3rd to 6th class.  Younger sibling books will be ready for collection with older sibling's books. Friday afternoon 3pmto 4pm – Infants to 1st and 2nd. Younger sibling...

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