Recently we celebrated a very special anniversary in Stanhope Street Primary School- 150 years educating young minds in our school! We prepared a special celebration to include both adults and pupils illustrating the positive atmosphere and fantastic learning environment of our school through the years. Sr Mary Kernan welcomed all our invited guests, Sr […]
Sixth class enjoyed a trip to the Central Bank recently as part of the Junior Achievement Recognition Ceremony. We were very proud of four of our classmates who presented a project on their work in front of a room full of Central Bank Staff volunteers. The children were also very lucky to have the opportunity […]
Junior infants, senior infants and first classes enjoyed a magnificent puppet show based on the fairytale, ‘Little Red Riding Hood’. It was funny and the puppets really brought the story to life. The moral of the story was ‘Do not talk to strangers!’. The children really understood the message and enjoyed the performance at the […]
We enjoyed a lovely healthy breakfast on Thursday. We had Rice Krispies / Cornflakes and orange juice whilst we chatted and listened to music. This was a lovely treat as we had received lots of compliments from adults around the school over the past few months.
Look at our intricate skipping techniques we learned in our skipping workshops.
Third Class got the chance to visit the zoo today and explore the new Zoorasic Park habitat. First we learned all about different types of reptiles like crocodiles, lizards and the difference between a turtle and a tortoise. Then we were introduced to Stan, the T-Rex, and we learned about the people who dig up […]
Ulster Bank Volunteers came into both Fifth classes today to assist our teachers in creating a meaningful and relevant workshop on the uses and value of money. The children had to organise a birthday party, taking into account planning, organisation and budget.
In December we decided to walk to The Moving Crib in Parnell Square. We had learned about the special birthday of Jesus coming up on the 25th of December, the visit of the Three Kings and how Jesus was born in a stable. Our visit to The Moving Crib brought the whole story alive […]
This morning we had our Christmas Assembly. It was great fun! Each class sang a Christmas song or read a Christmas poem. We also came together to perform our ‘Jingle Bells’ dance as a school. Happy Christmas to all pupils, staff, families and friends of Stanhope Street Primary School. See you in 2018!