School News

March – St Patrick’s Day & Easter

March – St Patrick’s Day & Easter

Welcome back! We are all loving being back at school with our friends. A very well done to everyone on their hard work over the last few weeks. Remote learning is not ideal but I was very impressed with all your hard work. This month has been a busy month with St...

Remote learning: Art work in 4th, 5th & 6th class

Remote learning: Art work in 4th, 5th & 6th class

While remote learning isn't the ideal situation, all the pupils in Drumcondra N.S. have been doing their very best at home, with lots of help from their very dedicated (and patient!) mammies and daddies. We have been doing lots of different lessons at home and...

Remote learning in Infants & 1st class

While we were all disappointed to hear that our school building wasn't opening after Christmas, we dusted ourselves off and got stuck into remote learning. We really enjoyed seeing our friends on live calls and continuing on with our learning at home. Here are two...

Remote Learning

Remote Learning

Here is some of the excellent work 2nd and 3rd class completed while they were learning from home. I was super impressed with the labeled skeletal systems which were made using lots of household materials. We also did some art using household materials which were very...

Creative Schools: Architect Workshops December 2020

Creative Schools: Architect Workshops December 2020

As part of our Creative Schools project, which is focussing on redesigning our outside space, led by pupil consultation, all classes took part in a workshop with architect Mark Costello. The pupils imagined what kind of playground they would like and created some...

December

December

Take a look at some of the work we have been doing in December! Nollaig Shona Duit from everyone in Junior/Senior Infants and 1st Class.

Nollaig Shona! :)

Nollaig Shona! 🙂

Merry Christmas from all the boys and girls in 4th, 5th & 6th Class 🙂 

Chess

Chess

We have been learning to play chess in 2nd and 3rd class. We have been learning all about the different chess pieces and what each of them can do and where they can move to. We are also learning different strategies and how to think two to three steps ahead of each...

Science Week

Science Week

2nd and 3rd class really enjoyed all of the science week activities. We completed a science experiment each day. We completed the Erupting Volcano, Magic Glove, Static Electricity, Rocket Balloon, and Skittles experiment. We really enjoyed setting up, observing, and...