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Senior Infants Butter Making

Senior Infants have been busy making butter with Mrs. Murphy. We sang a Butter Making Boogie song which helped us to shake the cream and separate the butter from the buttermilk! Take a look at our Photostory to see how much fun it...

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Virtual Music Lessons

In school this year, we have introduced a new music programme throughout the school.  The programme is delivered by the teachers in class and covers all aspects of the music curriculum.  Everyone is really enjoying it. However, the current level of Covid-19...

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PA sale of Christmas Cards and 2021 Calendar

Sale of Christmas cards and 2021 School Calendars The Parent Association is delighted again to offer the sale of your child’s unique Christmas card as well as the school calendar for 2021 with pictures of all the children. Christmas Cards: You will receive the sample...

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Pranathi’s Fundraiser

Hello everyone, One of our 4th Class pupils, Pranathi, is participating in the Ronald McDonald House Cycle Challenge.  Pranathi cycled 100 km over 30 days to raise funds for the Ronald McDonald House.  The House is located in the grounds of Our Lady’s...

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Summer Online Workshops from Newtown Innovation Labs

Newtown Innovation Labs (iLabs) is a not-for-profit, community learning space located on campus in Newtown Secondary School in Waterford.  Inspired by Microsoft DreamSpace, it is a creative place for students to learn through hands-on, practical workshops...

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School’s out for Summer!!

Hello everyone, School's out for the Summer - have a look at the messages from each of us and see whether you can spot yourself in our look back photos!! Please note that from noon today, teachers will no longer monitor Seesaw.  However you can access it...

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