ACTIVITIES & CLUBS
Our 5th Class School Choir, as led by Ms Baxter provides the choral music for Confirmation and a number of other school events throughout the year.
The girls sing at ‘Carols by Candlelight’ in St. Philomena’s Church, in December and participate in Corfhéile na Scoileanna, in March, at the Basketball Arena, in Tallaght.
Knitting club takes place in our school, at
lunchtime, on Wednesdays. Girls from 5th class
work on knitting projects, with the kind volunteer from the Liffey Valley I.C.A.
We hope our blanket will be ready by the end of
Knitting club is currently knitting a blanket for
the neo-natal unit at the Coombe Hospital.
Ms McCusker runs a maths games club on Thursdays from 2.30-3.30pm, for 5 weeks. The children learn Maths concepts through the use of games / activities. The 3rd, 4th and 5th class really enjoyed themselves!
During the school year 2013-2014 the children participated in the Food Dudes Programme. This is a programme to encourage children to eat more fruit and veg, on a daily basis. The children were provided with fruit and veg for 16 days and are now encouraged to bring in their own fruit and veg from home.
Buddy reading takes place at break time on Tuesdays and Thursdays, with Senior Infants and 5th Class. Many thanks to the volunteer parents who run the Buddy Reading Club.