NEW….MEDIA TEAM Great news….6th class have created a media team in school. Each week they will be gathering info on what has been happening in the classrooms at school. They will then take charge of the blogging! We hope you enjoy their posts. Please enjoy following our blog this year!!
Meet our new Junior Infants with pride of place on our Website homepage this month!
Screen NS has opened a sensory room by using a room previously used for storage!!! With the help of the entire community, this room was renovated and completed during the school holidays! Resources for the room are still being purchased so keep an eye on this site for the big reveal!!! Here’s a sneak peak of the door designed and painted by past pupil
On 26th June we celebrated the time our 6th class spent in our school. They received their certificates, planted a tree and celebrated with their parents and teachers. We wish them all the best as they embark on their time in secondary school.
With the help of our whole school and wider community we have purchased a suite of 16 iPads for our school. These are now a fantastic resource for the pupils in our school and we look forward to using them to help our learning! Thank you to everyone who made this possible. We are truly embracing our status as a Digital School of Distinction!
On Monday 7th November, Ms. Wickham took part in a radio programme about Screen/Curracloe. She spoke about all the things we do in school. Click the link to the podcast to hear the show! https://www.podomatic.com/podcasts/christianmediatrust/episodes/2016-11-07T12_56_44-08_00
With thanks to Fine Edge Design we now have a brand new set of 200 blocks to use for creative play! There is fantastic work going on in our construction area. Junior Infants to 2nd Class are full of great ideas…what a wonderful gift!
Update: our clothes collection with NCBI took place yesterday. With the support of our school community we gathered 151 bags, 45 more bags than last time! This means that our school will receive €852!! This money will go towards buying iPads for our students which will be a great resource. Thank you everyone!
Deirdre and Melanie are running the Dublin City Marathon on 30th October in aid of the school. Sponsor cards have gone home to each house. We are asking people to guess how long it will take both ladies to run the marathon. The closest guesses will be in with a chance of winning €50! There is also a seller’s prize: a €50 Lifestyle Sports
On Friday 17th June we are celebrating becoming a Digital School of Distinction. We invite the greater community to join us on the day at 11.30am. Mr. Jim Hughes, CEO of Innovate (leading IT specialists) will unveil our new plaque and speak to us on the day. Refreshments will be served.