Fifth class have been working very hard in the build-up to Halloween. We’ve been working on group projects about myths and legends. One myths we looked at was the Greek myth of Medusa, the tale of a young woman who had her hair turned to snakes. If anyone looked...
This blog was written by Chidinma Adikaibe. During the past six weeks in Seomra Plúirín Sneachta, we have learned lots of new things: In Maths, we have been learning about rounding, adding, subtracting, abacus’, 2D shapes and symmetry. Symmetry is when, for...
We have had a very busy few weeks here in Ms. Carry’s 5th class. Before the midterm break we all researched and created projects based on our favourite myths and legends from all over the world. This was great fun and we really enjoyed presenting our projects to...
For the past 3 weeks the boys and girls in Seomra Phlúirín Sneachta have been having a wonderful time with Miss Fogarty, a trainee teacher from St Patricks College. We have done cool experiments in science to show how the stomach dissolves food and to show what foods...
We’ve had a very busy start to the new year in 5th class. Before the holidays we were learning how to knit. We all really enjoyed it and some of us even knitted presents for our families and friends. Since we came back we have been...
This week the boys and girls in Seomra Plúirín Sneachta welcomed BizWorld Ireland to Scoil Ghráinne! BizWorld Ireland is part of a global BizWorld movement, working with over 560,000 students in 100 countries around the world. The movement began in 1997, when the...
A talk for parents about Goodness Me, Goodness You! will take place in the school on Tuesday 18th December at 9am and will last approx.30-40 minutes. Parents will learn about:
What is GMGY?
What are the aims of GMGY?
How can I best support my child in learning through GMGY?
Examples of work that will be happening
GMGY committees in school
The winter performances this year will take place on the following dates:
Junior Infants: Tuesday 18th December @ 12.45
Senior Infants: Wednesday 19th December @ 12.45
1st and 2nd class: Thursday 20th December @ 1.45
Whole-School Evaluation (WSE) in Scoil Ghráinne CNS
The Inspectorate of the Department of Education and Skills (DES) works to improve the quality of learning for children in Irish schools. Scoil Ghráinne CNS will be inspected commencing the week of the 3rd of December 2018. For further information on this please click here.
Your opinion matters
Please follow this link https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/XNRRSLJ to a short survey to help the school to identify parents’ thoughts on the school’s Parents Association, Parental Support within the school and Parental involvement in their child’s education. This survey should take no more than 2 minutes to complete. Thank you for your contribution.