Author Archives: Fiona

Science Week 2021

We had a brilliant time celebrating Science Week recently. All pupils enjoyed online workshops with Midlands Science. Pupils in the Senior Room particularly enjoyed the Rockets with Dan. The children loved making and launching their own rockets. Pupils in the Senior Room also learned about Medical Devices which were invented by Irish doctors; the two-ear […]

Viking Boat, Walking Tour & Teddy Bears’ Picnic

Children in the Senior Room enjoyed a trip on the Viking Boat recently from Hodson Bay into Athlone town. There we met Martin Curley from Heritage in Schools who brought us on a Historic Walking Tour of Athlone. We had a brilliant day and the weather was perfect. It was great to enjoy our lovely […]

Westshore Survival Camp 2021

This year both classrooms went separately to Westshore Survival camp in Monksland. The children had a brilliant day and we cannot recommend this local outdoor camp highly enough. It’s ran by Rob Wallace and the activities include survival skills, team building, leadership skills, camouflage and concealment, escape and evasion (hide and seek) and lots more. […]