News

Feed the birds.... tuppence a bag...

24th February 2017

We were so lucky today to have our annual visit from local bird expert Aidan Crean. After carefull baiting of the area Aidan was here bright and early at 7.15 am to put up mist nets...

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Chinese New Year

3rd February 2017

Our friends from the Confucius Institute came to our school today to teach us about some Chinese traditions.  The children loved this.  It's great to learn about other cultures, thank you...

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Catholic Schools Week - Grandparents Day

3rd February 2017

Thank you to all our grandparents this week.  You made it very special for the children!...

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Fabulous news!! We have achieved Makaton Friendly status!

13th December 2016

We are so proud and so excited to have been awarded Makaton friendly status! "Makaton is a language programme that gives everyone a helping hand to talk. Makaton is proven to help speech, language...

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Christmas Jumper day

9th December 2016

Thanks to everyone for your generous donations today.  Our grand total was £198.60....

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A visit from The Christmas Litter Elf

2nd December 2016

Ellie the Christmas Elf visited the nursery this week.  She was talking to the children about keeping our city clean and tidy....

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Open day 8th December

1st December 2016

If your child is due to commence nursery in September 2017? If so ....contact the school to arrange an appointment slot on the day to receive your application pack....

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Making Soda Bread

24th November 2016

Hi everyone, As I am sure you are aware, our theme at the minute is Fairytales.  This week we have been listening to stories about The Gingerbread Man and The Little Red Hen.  Today...

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Seán Davey and the Ash Tree

21st November 2016

Thanks to Seán for the kind donation of 'The Ash Tree' which he planted with the children this morning.  The tree was planted in memory of Éamon Ó Faogain. ...

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Book week a huge success!

17th November 2016

We have been exploring fairytales and story telling this month and have had a great time retelling stories in our own words, making puppets,getting dressed up in character, a visit...

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Maths week

21st October 2016

We have been encouraging all things mathematical this week through all the areas of play in the nursery. Mathematical lanaguage and understanding naturally came through our play and...

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Having fun Gardening

14th October 2016

The children had great fun digging for potatoes in our vegetable garden.  We tried the raspberries and used the potatoes and rhubarb in our vegetable shop....

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Autumn outdoor fun

11th October 2016

Think of the benefits of playing outside.... experts reckon that 1 hour a day is not even enough for children of 4 years of age. Our children love being outdoors and in the process we are...

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Making vegetable soup

5th October 2016

Our children have loved making our own soup this week. They had to scrub and clean the vegetables and then cut them all up for the pot. They can't wait to taste it tomorrow!...

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Bernardos visit

30th September 2016

Ladies from Bernardos came to our school with their puppet friends Tom and Jim and talked to us about respecting differences....

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European day of languages 26th September 2016

26th September 2016

What a great day! Our children had made a huge effort coming into nursery speaking French, Irish, Italian  and Spanish. The children really enjoyed saying hello in different langugaes and...

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Making Happy face biscuits

23rd September 2016

We had great fun this week decorating our biscuits!!...

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