We would like to take this opportunity to wish our U11’s & U12’s that are playing with Valley Rovers in Croke Park on Easter Monday the very best of luck and to have a fabulous day
The staff and pupils would like to take this opportunity to thank the Cairdeas for buying a new digital camera for the school – (5th class will put it to good use for their Fís project). We have also just ordered pupil laptops and iPads which was also funded by Cairdeas, thanks again!
First Confession for our Holy Communion Class will be held on March 15th in St. Patrick’s Church, Knockavilla at 7.00 p.m.
- 4th, 5th & 6th Class will be going to Blackrock Castle for a Cosmos Show next Monday 6th March.
- Some of our Dad’s and an Uncle will be visiting 4th, 5th & 6th on Thursday to tell them all about their jobs.
- 6th Class will be starting their first of 10 STEAM Engineering lessons.
- 4th Class took part in the Young Scientist Exhibition in Mary I., at the weekend.
- 6th Class will be taking part in a 12 week Engineering program in conjunction with STEAM Education in UCC and kindly sponsored by MSD Brinny.
- Learn-it Lego are coming out to the school in February.
- We are looking forward to Engineers Week in March.
- We are all working hard towards the Discovery Primary Science and Maths Awards.
Hurling will re-commence on Friday the 3rd of February
SWIMMING CLASSES Swimming classes for 1st, 2nd & 5th Class- will take place in Brookfield Leisure Complex, College Road, Cork starting 28th February.
Senior Infants & 6th Class-SWIMMING CLASSES
Swimming classes will take place in Brookfield Leisure Complex, College Road, Cork for Senior Infants & 6th Class on Tuesday January 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st, February 7th and 14th. There will be a ratio of 1 instructor to 12 pupils thus ensuring good coaching.
The cost will be €50.00 for 6 lessons including bus transport if the Contribution Levy is already paid. If the Contribution Levy is not paid the cost is €65.00.
Notes were sent out today: so please send payment to the school in an envelope clearly marked with Swimming and your child’s name if they wish to participate in the classes before Thursday 22nd December.