An fear an tí is fearr Mr. King hosted our ceilí last Friday and there was lots of laughter and some interesting dance moves!
We are very proud to announce that budding Historian Conor O' Donohoe has been awarded runner up prize in the Kildare County Council 1916 History Competition! Conor's project was about the role his great-grand uncle played in The 1916 Rising. Well done Conor, we are delighted but not surprised! Congratulations also to Mr. Harney's class who won the runner up prize in the Infant's section.
It was a beautiful day today and a perfect time to begin work on our school garden. We are planning to plant two beds with potatoes, peas and who knows what else? Watch this space!
The results from our Mock Election are in and the Pizza Party have scored a resounding victory. Congratulations to all involved and in particular to the party spokesperson Michael Murphy who managed to garner a huge amount of support from his fellow students during the campaign around the school. Fifth Class is in safe hands!
We are planning our menu for Fairtrade Fortnight and testing recipes! Today we made chocolate banana pops with fairtrade bananas and chocolate and they passed the delicious test. Here's a link to a video if you want to try these at home.http://www.marthastewart.com/891941/chocolate-banana-pops