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November News

November was a busy month in the school. Science Week took place from November 12th – 19th and pupils from all classes engaged in experiments across all strands of the Science curriculum. 5th and 6th class have been busy preparing … Continue reading

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Halloween Fashion Show

The Halloween fancy dress show is a highlight of our school’s calendar. Today the pupils  dressed up in fantastic outfits and had fun showing off their Halloween fashions on the ‘catwalk’. Thanks to all parents/guardians who put so much effort … Continue reading

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Summer planting

Today pupils from 3rd and 4th class visited Dunnes Nurseries where they chose some beautiful plants for the school’s window boxes. When they returned to the school they planted the flowers and will look after them from now until the … Continue reading

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Fifth and Sixth Class tour to Kilmainham Gaol and Glasnevin Cemetery

Yesterday fifth and sixth class pupils along with Ms Radford and Ms McDowell visited Kilmainham Gaol and Glasnevin Cemetery. They had a thoroughly enjoyable and historically interesting day. In Kilmainham Gaol they visited the chapel where Grace Gifford and Joseph … Continue reading

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Angels of Sixteen

Angels of Sixteen This is our school’s 1916 Centenary project. Through the song ‘Angels of Sixteen’ we are commemorating the forty children who died during the Easter Rising in Dublin one hundred years ago. Their stories were mostly untold until … Continue reading

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Donadea Forest Park field trip.

Today, all of Scoil Naomh Mhuire went on our annual Autumn field trip to Donadea Forest Park.  After our mams and dads dropped us to the park, we got into our groups. We all had to do a scavenger hunt, finding, … Continue reading

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Dress Up Day and Scarecrows

On 23rd October, the students council organised a Halloween fundraiser. They were raising funds to purchase new basketball nets and posts for the yard. The theme of the dress-up day was ‘scary-nights’.  All the pupils had to design and make … Continue reading

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