Since returning to school after our Easter break, we have been exploring the story ‘Handa’s Hen’. This story is set in Africa. We have been learning about African animals, African clothing and the differences between life in Ireland and life in the African country of...
Hi everyone, In Seomra Oráiste we have been super busy! At the beginning of March we learned all about people who help us. After we chatted about what we would like to be when we grow up. The future looks bright for Seomra Oráiste as we have future vets, footballers,...
This month in Seomra Oráiste we have been learning lots of new and exciting things. We read the story ‘Dear Zoo’ by Rod Campbell. In this story the zoo send a series of unsuitable pets which are hidden, we had great fun guessing which animal was hiding. These animals...
We are delighted to announce after the success of last year’s clubs and societies evening, it will be happening again this year on Thursday February 8th from 4.30pm-7.30pm. There will be over 30 clubs and societies attending from our local area. Clubs vary from sports...
It has been a very busy month in Seomra Corcra! We had been busy practicing for our Winter Performance – Goldilocks and the Three Bears. We really hope you enjoyed our performance. We worked hard learning the songs and actions, and remembering to smile and be...
This week in Seomra Dearg we have been reading The Lighthouse Keepers’ Lunch by Ronda and David Armitage. This made us very hungry reading about all his delicious and scrumptious food. We had great fun hot-seating the characters from the story and answering...
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.