Archive for August, 2016

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Europe Begins at Lampedusa- Teacher Powerpoint  

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Ms. McCarthy Conquers Ticknock with 4B

Aug 31, 2016

Transition Year 2016-17 Ms. McCarthy Conquers Ticknock with 4B Transition Yr Group B had a fantastic start to the school year with  a 2 hour hike in the Dublin Mountains today. With a spirit of adventure the group enjoyed the climb and the scenery.

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Who said poetry was boring? Ask Ms. Kelly about her directing debut and ‘The Poet from the Blocks’

Aug 30, 2016

Ms. Kelly is returning to the English classroom after serving the school community as the Home School Community Liaison Teacher for the last five years. And you will never again think that poetry could be boring after talking to Ms. Kelly about her summer directing debut of a short film ‘The Poet From the Blocks.’

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Transition Year Awards

Aug 30, 2016

The Transition Year Awards are separate to our Junior and Senior Awards to celebrate the wide range of learning experiences that the TY students engaged in during the year. Ms. Kearns had some special awards for those students who excelled in leadership and spirit over the course of the entire programme. Certificates were given for each […]

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Junior and Senior Awards

Aug 30, 2016

The Summer Awards celebrated Gold and Silver Star Students, Sports and Subject Stars, Student Leadership and those students who really excelled this year and were recognised for Students of the Year. A big thank you to Ms. Flynn for all her hard work in making the awards ceremony a special celebration of all our gifts and […]

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First Year Time Capsule

Aug 30, 2016

Time never stops. Just as the Sixth Year group empty the box from their time capsule the time arrives for the First Year group to us the same box to fill their capsule for their graduation week in 2022.

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Graduation and Time Capsule

Aug 30, 2016

The Sixth Years had a special reflection this year before the opening of their First Year Time Capsule. Bro. Fred read a prayer by astronaut Gordon Cooper that he studied with them in First Year.

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The Barley Fields and High Crosses of Tully

Aug 30, 2016

A tradition in the school is the First Year annual trip to the High Crosses of Tully. Usually Bro. Fred takes the classes up to this ancient sacred site in September. This year we went in May. We learned about the history of the crosses and their important role in Irish history helping people to […]

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Transition Year Prayer Flags Fly in the Wind

Aug 30, 2016

After having completed their beautiful Buddhist Prayer Flags the students finally put the prayer flags outside in the reflective space of out school garden to catch the wind. The students created flags with traditional Buddhist symbols. They also made personal prayer flags to pray for friendship and family and peace flags for those suffering in […]

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Mega Smiling-Whole School Photograph

Aug 30, 2016

Bro. Fred sure can climb! He scaled the school scaffolding like Spiderman to take a photograph of the entire school in our all weather soccer pitch. Mr. Redmond had his megaphone to make sure we had mega smiling for Bro. Fred. We haven’t got any students called Wally but search for yourself in these photos.

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