On the 16th of March we celebrated St. Patrick’s Day and the end of Seachtain na Gaeilge with a concert in our school hall. Everyone dressed up in green for the occasion which really helped us to get into the spirit of things! Each class took to the stage to sing a song or two […]
We spent our Friday GAA lesson learning how to throw and catch, kick and catch and the hand pass! Watch out Croke Park!
We had a lovely day today at our confirmation. The weather stayed dry and we celebrated together with our families and friends. The school choir did a fantastic job singing the hymns for our special day!
Free Writing in Senior Infants has improved so much! Have a look at our wonderful work!
Fifth class ‘Can you entertain us?’- Yes you can! On Tuesday the 14th of March, fifth class entertained classes 1st to 4th with a fabulous performance combining dance, song and dialogue. This performance included a soundscape, hip-hop dancing, a tale of true friendship, a lovely rendition of ‘My Heart will go on’, scenes from the musical ‘Annie’ […]
Monday the 13th of March was an exciting day in Stanhope Street Primary- we launched our new school website! Now we can see all the fun learning activities we do in our classrooms and throughout our school! At the opening 1st, 2nd and 3rd classes were given a presentation by members of the website committee- Ms Cunningham and […]
Here are the winners of the chess tournament in 6th class that took place on Friday the 10th of March. It required intense concentration and skill whilst maintaining composure and poise at all times. Enjoyed by all!
Sixth class attended the ‘Wear a Bonnet’ event in Grangegorman on the 3rd of March. This event was to commemorate all the women who left Ireland bound for Australia in the 1850’s and who never returned home again. The children wore bonnets similar to what the women would have worn at the time and they participated in an aerial photograph to represent these women who took part in […]
Ms Lee’s class made the most of the spring sunshine this week and went outside to enjoy PE in the fresh air. The girls worked on strands of Athletics in small groups using circuits. Stations included: sprints, skipping, hurdles, balancing beanbags and more. The children had great fun and are working hard to build on […]
Today was National World Book Day. The whole school spent 30 minutes reading our favourite books on the corridors outside our classrooms. We read books about dragons, fairies, witches and monsters. Our teachers read their favourite books too. You couldn’t hear a pin drop- everyone was enthralled! Now we are drawing pictures of our favourite characters, doing character profiles and […]