Bhí seachtain na gaeilge ar siúl againne i Naomh Muire an tseachtain seo caite. (more…)
The preliminary round of the Mini 7s took place recently in Stradbally GAA pitch. The girls performed superbly on the day reaching the final, beating Coolnasmear and Garranbane along the way. All the girls gave 100%, but unfortunately were beaten in the final by 2 points. They can be very proud of their efforts and look forward to the 15 a side competition.
The TY students of Ard Scoil and 6th Class pupils of St. Mary’s recently worked on a Religious Education Project together. The TY students visited St. Mary’s on 3 occasions and on the last day 6th Class went to the Ard Scoil where they created an art project and enjoyed tea and buns! A very worthwhile exercise.
Here are some links to educational websites parents/children might find helpful while schools are closed. Most of the educational websites have provided free access for the duration of the school closures.
It is important to engage in other general activities such as reading daily, board games, art and craft, play, exercise, baking, gardening, mental and social maths.
‘Breathe – Self-Regulation and Relaxation Techniques for Children’ features a range of calming breathing techniques, written activities and guided visualisations that children can use to bring about a sense of peace and comfort in any situation. The resource is suitable for children of all ages and class levels.
International Women’s Day is a day for celebrating the achievements of women and a calling for gender equality. It is celebrated each year on the 8th of March and St. Mary’s PS celebrated this day on Friday, 6th of March, by inviting some local women in to talk to the senior girls about their careers and the path to fulfilling their careers. (more…)
Ms. Kiely’s Junior Infant Class enjoying this week’s Aistear which was based on the theme of ‘Space’. (more…)
The children of St. Mary’s had a fun-filled day on Pancake Tuesday; between making pancakes, filled with their favourite toppings, and Pancake Races. Great fun was had by all. (more…)