5th & 6th class put on a wonderful Christmas play this year bringing to the halla one of Ireland's favourite competitions!! We had Paul O'Connell pitted against Davy Fitzgerald in this finale, in what was an absorbing contest. We also had special guests including Michael D Higgins, Katie Taylor, Joe Schmidt and even Donald Trump!!! Well done to all who took part and we hope you enjoyed it!!
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The Exploration Dome visited our school recently. We were treated to .exhibitions on astronomy and science which proved very educational and enjoyable also.
Well done to our quiz teams who took part in St Tola's quiz night recently in Shannon and also in the St Francis' Credit Union quiz held in the Inn at Dromoland. Great evenings were enjoyed by all and we look forward to more to come!!
Sarah Fuller, our artist in residence this term is teaching 5th & 6th classes about drawing. They have been experimenting with textures and last week they were drawing portraits of each other, with some amazing results!!
Ben from 'Wild Encounters' along with his many pets paid a wonderful visit to our class recently. Children greatly enjoyed seeing and touching many of the animals including a barn owl, a chinchilla, a skunk, a chicken snake and many more!!!
Pupils learned about the Celts in History. We studied where they originated from and how they lived and influenced change at this time. We also studied Celtic designs culminating in Celtic initials above!!