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Anti-Bullying Week and Random Acts of Kindness

Our school held Anti-Bullying week in October. The children throughout the school took part in many exciting lessons. The activities included songs, poems, role plays, video clips and friendship making skills. We focused on the importance of telling an adult and all children explored the meaning of bystander. The children know that when we tell, we are standing […]

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Christmas concert

Christmas Concert

On Tuesday the 17th of December, St. Mary’s annual Christmas concert took place. This winter’s latest annual proved yet again to be one of the biggest and most exciting school events of the year. Festive cheer and a special anticipation was in the air as the Junior and Senior Infants took to the stage first. Following […]

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Senior Infants

Senior Infants went to Stonebrook Pet Farm last Thursday, the 30th of May, for their school tour. The classes left he school at 9am ready for a great day out. They were all prepared with their wellies and rain coats. First the children meet some very interesting farm animals. They met lots of hens, ducks and […]

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Top Marks : First Class Honours for All! 

Congratulations to the boys and girls on successfully passing their Speech and Drama exams with the Leinster School of Music and Drama. A lot of hard work and dedication went into preparing for them this term. If your child is interested in participating in Speech and Drama, please contact Mrs O’Connor or Ms Brett. (Missing […]

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Coding Workshops

In February the 6th class children were invited to participate in coding workshops with Fidelity Investments in Citywest Business Campus. This was a unique opportunity for the children to understand and learn with the help and advice of experts. The children were introduced to the world of coding through Scratch. This is a step by […]

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3rd Class

Ms. Mc Sweeney In January Ms. Mc Sweeney’s 3rd class were learning about Australia and the native Aboriginals. We spend time reading books from the library about Australia, creating reports and then a final draft of writing to display in the classroom. We created paintings inspired by Ayers rock, boomerangs and Australian animals like kangaroos, snakes and […]

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2nd Class

Ms Deacon’s 2nd Class have been learning all about adjectives this month in English. We learned that adjectives are describing words, which tell us more about how a noun looks, feels, tastes and smells. We have also been learning how to write ‘colour poems’. We wrote one each, based on our favourite colours. We made […]

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Christmas Concert

On Wednesday the 12th of December, St. Mary’s annual Christmas concert took place. Throughout December, tickets were selling steadily in the lead up to what is always one of the biggest and most exciting school events of the year. Christmas cheer and excitement was at fever pitch as the Junior and Senior Infants took to […]

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Buddy Bench

Buddy Bench Ireland came to St. Mary’s N.S. Each child participated in a fun filled workshop, delivered by Judith and Michelle. Friendship, empathy and coping skills were explored through the use of buddy benches, furry animals and stories. The leaders promoted positive mental health in St. Mary’s N.S. through talk and discussion. All of the […]

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