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24 May

3rd Class National Winners!

National Winners Junior Achievement Mrs Kinsella/Ms Kennedy’s 3rd class took part in the Junior Achievement It’s Our Planet Programme where the students submitted posters as part of the optional competition at the end and one of the posters has won. Lorna Cotterall was the volunteer who delivered the programme. This programme has been developed and […]


22 May

Ukrainian Reading Month

E.A.L. Ukrainian Reading Month A huge thank you to the staff of Ardkeen Library and to all the Ukrainian pupils of the school for celebrating Ukrainian Reading Month on Tuesday 21st May. Zlata, Marusia, Nikol, Vavara, Alina, Elina and Polina (Anna and Adelina were absent) welcomed librarians Tracy and Kate to discuss the competition that […]


14 Feb

Grandparents’ Day 2024

We were delighted to welcome so many grandparents to the school on Wednesday 24th January. Following some class performances in the hall, the grandparents were invited to visit the classrooms of their grandchildren, where they were also presented with a beautiful commemorative scroll. Ms Russell’s 6th class girls acted as school guides on the day […]


22 Dec

Junior Achievement in 3rd Class

Junior Achievement Ireland Mrs. Kinsella and Ms. Kennedy’s 3rd class were chosen to participate in Junior Achievement Ireland this term. An employee from West, Ms. Lorna Cotterell (also known as Heidi-Mae’s Mam), facilitated the course over the duration of six weeks. The objective was caring for our planet and sustainability. Each session delved into a […]


8 Dec

Christmas Baking with Gemma Day 2

Mrs O’Carroll’s 4th Class


30 Nov

Christmas Baking with Gemma

We are delighted to have Gemma back with us this year for some baking sessions.  Baking will take place on November 29th, December 7th and December 13th. All classes will get the opportunity to take part and some will be joined by parents. We look forward to tasting the festive treats! Here are some photos […]


26 Oct

October Assembly

Today, we had a whole school assembly. It was a jam packed assembly with performances, certificates and prizes galore. – Halloween Show by Mrs Ennis’ and Mrs Kinsella’s 3rd classes. The girls danced, sang and recited a poem. It was spooktacular. – Next up were our 4th classes, dressed in their pyjamas as they sang […]


26 Oct

3rd Class Halloween Show

Halloween Spookacular Show On Thursday 26th November Mrs. Kinsella/Ms. Kennedy and Mrs. Ennis’ 3rd classes presented a lunchtime performance of their Halloween Spooktacular.  The stage was set when 4 dancing skeletons emerged from behind the curtain and proceeded to open the show. The girls, embracing their skeleton personas, shuffled forwards to begin the spooky show. They danced […]